Mare aux Vacoas

Mare aux Vacoas is the largest lake in Mauritius, located just south of Curepipe in the district of Plaines Wilhems.

This vast reservoir of freshwater is supplying the towns and cities of Curepipe, Vacoas, Floreal and Moka with potable water.

Mare aux Vacoas from the west shore

Together with ground water abstraction and the […]

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Renewable Energy in Mauritius

With no known oil, natural gas or coal reserves, Mauritius is largely dependent on imported petroleum products for its energy requirements.

Renewable energy in Mauritius is on the rise, and according to the Government of Mauritius, biomass alone accounts for well over 20% of the national energy supply as of 2012.

CEB electrician at […]

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Tap water in Mauritius

Is tap water in Mauritius safe to drink?

This is a question that most visitors to the island ask themselves, although many automatically assume that it is not, and instead buy bottled water.

Popular mineral water in Mauritius

The Central Water Authority, or CWA, is tasked with the distribution of safe drinking water in […]

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