TAGSMountrath GAA Twitter Pinterest Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Rugby Ten Laois based players named on Leinster rugby U-18 girls squad Brought to you in association with All Books and News Portlaoise Mountrath GAA Club welcomed over a hundred young hurling and camogie players to their GAA for the Camross Cúl Camps this week.Enthusiastic young hurlers and camogsIntercounty coaches were there to show all the tricks of the trade and to play a game or two with the enthusiastic youngsters from Mountrath and the surrounding areas.We halted their porgress just a small bit as we asked them for their photos yesterday but let them get back to learning from the best after a few action shots were taken.This marks our fifth week of covering Cúl Camps. They are taking a week’s break next week but will be back from Monday August, 12 until the end of the month.If you spot any of your young sports fans let us know! Community By LaoisToday Reporter – 4th August 2018 WhatsApp WhatsApp Community Facebook Five Laois monuments to receive almost €200,000 in government funding SEE ALSO – A decision on the new Laois hurling manager to made shortly Twitter Previous articleBorris-Kilcotton and Ballinakill fancied in Saturday’s hurling championship actionNext articleFr Paddy: Pope Francis – a man of his word LaoisToday Reporter In Pictures: Hurling skills on show at Mountrath Cul Camps Home GAA Cul Camps In Pictures: Hurling skills on show at Mountrath Cul Camps GAACul CampsSport Pinterest Charlie Flanagan on Electric Picnic: ‘I’d ask organisers to consult with community leaders’
Finance and Policy RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR UNDP China, CCIEE launch report to facilitate low-carbon development AFD and Eskom commit to a competitive electricity sector Generation In Nigeria, the Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company has embarked on the first phase of its mass meter deployment, which according to the head of energy metering and new connection of the company, Engineer Aliyu Abbas Abdullahi, will be completed within six weeks.Abdullahi said over the weekend that “the meters’ deployment programme of the Company is currently going on simultaneously in Kaduna, Kebbi and Sokoto States,” adding that, “the exercise will be launched in Zamfara state before the end of the year.”He said that Kaduna, Sokoto and Kebbi States have been allocated 20,000; 18,000 and 12,000 smart meters respectively in the first phase of the programme.Kaduna advances systemAccording to Leadership news, Abdullahi is encouraging customers to embrace the new smart meters, which will replace the older meters currently installed.He explained that the new technology will enable consumers to recharge their meters even in the comfort of their bedrooms, Leadership reported.He further stated that consumers in the Company’s jurisdiction must please be patient and cooperate with the registered service providers “as a well articulated plan has been put in place to ensure the success of the programme”.Driving local contentEarlier this month, the Company declared its intentions of establishing a meter manufacturing plant in Kaduna before the end of 2016.According to local media the Daily Trust, the company’s managing director, Garba Haruna, announced the development during the distribution of 20,000 free smart electricity meters to customers in the State.Media further quoted Haruna stating that the plant would enhance availability of electricity meters in the company’s franchise states of Kaduna, Kebbi, Zamfara and Sokoto.He told the media that a site has already been secured and work is anticipated to commence soon in setting up the plant.The electricity distribution company is targeting to distribute 500,000 meters to its customers in the next five years. BRICS Low carbon, solar future could increase jobs in the future – SAPVIA Previous articleNamibia: Karas could export solar powerNext articleIvory Coast: Total to operate LNG terminal and FSRU Ashley TheronAshley Theron-Ord is based in Cape Town, South Africa at Clarion Events-Africa. She is the Senior Content Producer across media brands including ESI Africa, Smart Energy International, Power Engineering International and Mining Review Africa.