December 3, 2021

BPL restores power to South Abaco

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From Eyewitness News NASSAU, BAHAMAS- Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) announced yesterday power has been restored in South Abaco as crews continue to push north to restore electricity in the wake of Hurricane Dorian. BPL underscored support from the Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) in a statement detailing its progress. “A mechanical component failed […]

Bahamas utility board carnage involves Shell Energy in unwelcome controversy

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By Youri Kemp From Caribbean News Now NASSAU, Bahamas — While the “unholy mess” appears to be subsiding at the Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) after the entire board was terminated, including the chairman, with some of those same board members being almost immediately re-engaged except the chairman and a new board put in place, […]

Utility management company sold after signing $10 million contract with Bahamas

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By K. Quincy Parker Nassau Guardian Business Editor From Caribbean News Now NASSAU, Bahamas — Just over two weeks after PowerSecure International signed a management service agreement (MSA) with the Bahamas government to transform the electricity sector, that company has been sold to Atlanta-based Southern Company for $431 million. Under the terms of the deal, PowerSecure […]