CWA Mauritius

CWA - Running Water: Cuts In The Southwest From Monday

With the arrival of summer, Mauritians fear more cuts. This fear can indeed be justified if there is no rain in the coming days.

15 Oct 2013,

The South and the West Supplied with Water Once a Day

A beginning today Monday, October 14, residents of the South and West will receive six hours of drinking water supply. The reason: the two main sources of the Central Water Authority (CWA) institutions within these areas have dried up dramatically in a very short time.

14 Oct 2013,

Water: Port Louis Will Be Supplying 8 Hours per Day

The CWA is to counter the drop in water level. A meeting of members of the inspectorate in different regions of the island was held Friday. One of the findings established: the Port-Louis is experiencing a decline in water supplies with drinking water to the capital reduction of water Great River, the main source.

06 Oct 2013,

Drought: Tanks at Alarming Rate

The Midlands Dam reservoir has lost half of its water in the space of four months. Through the latest survey, Sunday, Sept. 29, a drop in water level in almost all reservoirs of the island is perceived.

01 Oct 2013,

Worrying Situation in Our Reservoirs

The water level in the different reservoirs is alarming. The water has dropped dramatically between June and September. This is the same thing in groundwater.

27 Sep 2013,

CWA : des Coupures dans Toute l’Ile Sauf dans le Sud

La CWA tire déjà la sonnette d’alarme. Le pays est déficitaire en eau d’au moins 50 % durant cette période. Résultat : de nouveaux horaires de coupures d’eau sont à venir à travers l’île, sauf dans le Sud.

22 Aug 2013,

Water: More Cuts Are on the Horizon

CWA sounding the alarm. To the overall decline in reservoir filling and low rainfall, water shortages are expected in the East and in other parts of the island. A meeting is scheduled for this Friday, August 16 will be considered where the rainfall across the island.

18 Aug 2013,

Montagne-Longue: CWA Connection Fears on the Road

It fitting CWA constantly threatens motorists between Mariana and Montagne-Longue. Two years ago it lasts ...

25 Jun 2013,

Study in Water Sector: Rs 33.4 Million Disbursed for Singaporean Experts

The Mauritian government has disbursed Rs 33.4 million to enlist the services of experts from Singapore to conduct a study on the reform of the water sector in 2011 and 2012.

05 Jun 2013,

CWA Debts Reachs Rs 583 Million

In recent years, the debts of the Central Water Authority have exceeded half a billion rupees. Indeed, a blackboard currently displayed by the agency responsible for water supply in the country is R 583 million, of which Rs 196 million representing accrued interest.

29 Apr 2013,

Tanks Filled up to 100% - Prem Saddul: "Our Challenge Is to Avoid Losses"

The six major reservoirs in the country, including Mare aux Vacoas, are filled to 100%. Moreover, the excess of the Mare aux Vacoas are automatically channeled to the Tamarin River.

03 Apr 2013,

Building Permits: Curepipe Promotes the Collection of Rainwater

"Any new application for a building permit shall contain provisions for the installation of a system for collecting rainwater," says Kritanand Beeharry, president of the Public Health Committee of the Municipality of Curepipe. This measure is in force since the beginning of this month.

25 Mar 2013,

Recovery of Rainwater: Financing Plan Proposed by MCB

The Mauritius Commercial Bank (MCB) encourage Mauritians to invest in recovery systems rainwater. It launches the "Rainwater Harvesting Scheme" , a financing plan at a rate of interest of 5.65% per annum.

01 Mar 2013,

CWA Eases Water Cuts for 1-2 Hours a Day

Following the recent generous rainfall over the island, the Central Water Authority (CWA) decided to extend water supply by one to two hours throughout the island.

28 Feb 2013,

2013 - Expectations

2013 is synonymous with struggle for some, like Ashok Subron or Hector hose to ensure the proper functioning of the country. For others, the development will be the key word this year to offer a better Mauritians water and concrete road projects, among others. In short, a year that looks pretty good!

15 Jan 2013,

Water: No Flexibility in Supplying Despite Improved Condition of Reservoir

The "Central Water Authority" (CWA) does not soften the water supply system in this festive season. And, despite the improvement of the water level in the reservoirs.

31 Dec 2012,

Water Supply: Please Have A Tank

To avoid further demonstrations and séqestration, the CWA has decided to send a tanker per day to serve the village Dilo Puri (water well) to Morne. CWA and asking people to bring a water tank, just in case ...

17 Dec 2012,

Robinet à Sec: Après l’Est le Sud-Ouest Affecté

Après l’Est, voilà que le Sud-Ouest du pays se retrouve dans une situation critique. Si la sévérité de la sécheresse a commencé à se faire sentir dans la région, la faute revient à la baisse drastique du niveau des nappes phréatiques, principale source d’approvisionnement en eau. Cette baisse considérable est d’ailleurs notée dans nos réservoirs.

15 Dec 2012,

Fourniture d’Eau Dans l’Est

La situation est chaotique. La Central Water Authority (CWA) l’explique par une surconsommation coïncidant avec les dernières fêtes religieuses ; ajouter à cela la faible pluviométrie.

07 Dec 2012,

East to Receive Water Once Daily

The distribution of water in the East of the island has reached a critical stage, Central Water Authority (CWA) communications manager Bishek Narain stated on Wednesday

07 Dec 2012,