The South Rivers Power Station will be officially reopened at a ceremony on Friday, October 19th, 2018. The South Rivers Plant was the first hydro station that was built in Saint Vincent and commenced operations in 1952. It is one of nine plants owned and operated by Saint Vincent Electricity Services Limited (VINLEC).
Vincentians turned out in their numbers to celebrate with the Government and people of the Republic of China (Taiwan), in honour of their 107th National Day. Taiwan's National Day is officially commemorated on 10th October.