February 21, 2024

Cayman: The Generation Bid Process for CUC

From CUC Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (“CUC” or the “Company”) recognises the need foradditional generating capacity on its grid. As a result, the Company has been collaboratingwith the Utility Regulation and Competition Office (“OfReg” or “the regulator”) to initiatethe steps required for additional generation. This process involves a competitive Requestfor Proposal (“RFP”) from qualified bidders. […]

FOI Hearing Decision 103 – Records held by OfReg ordered to be released  

An applicant under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) sought access to records created by Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) on fuel efficiency and cost of service. The records were provided to and held by the Utility Regulation and Competition Office (OfReg) in its statutory role as Cayman’s electricity sector regulator.   OfReg provided the applicant […]

Cayman: Empowering sustainable business – CUC launches new EV Charging Station Programme

Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (CUC) is pleased to announce an exciting new initiative that reaffirms our commitment to sustainable and responsible energy consumption on Grand Cayman. The growing number of electric vehicles (EV) in the Cayman Islands shows that as a country we are all moving in the right direction to limit our carbon emissions […]

Cayman: CIG and CUC announce Fuel Cost Relief programme

Residents and businesses in Grand Cayman will benefit from two Fuel Cost Relief programmes over the next few months. Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (“CUC” or “the Company”) recognizes that current fuel prices are causing difficulties for our customers. It is hoped that this will be a short- term issue and to this end, the Company […]

Cayman: OfReg Board of Directors begin familiarisation tour of utility operators and licensees at CUC

Members of the OfReg Board and Senior Management Team began what will be a series of familiarisation visits with utility operators and licensees across all regulatory sectors, at CUC’s main facility earlier this month. Board Members Bonnie Anglin and Natasha Bodden joined OfReg Executive Directors Gregg Anderson (Energy), Duke Munroe (Fuels) and Sonji Myles (ICT) […]

CUC welcomes students

Cayman: CUC welcomes students to its Summer Internship Programme Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (CUC) is hosting 11 students for its annual summer programme. Eight university students and three high school students are among the interns. The students have been assigned to various departments within the Company based on their career interests. These include Customer Services, […]

Cayman: CUC defers base rate increase until January 2023

August 1st 2022 Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (“CUC” or “the Company”) has deferred its base rate increase for all customers. This action will provide some relief to customers as they will continue to see a consistent rate for the energy charge component of their bills throughout 2022. The Company took the decision not to increase […]

Cayman: Information on CUC’s tree trimming operations

Area : Dates : Time : Frank Sound Road, Old Man Bay, Old Robin Road and the Queen’s Highway Tuesday, January 11 to Tuesday, February 1, 2022Between 9:00 am and 2:30 pm, Mondays to Fridays Between Tuesday, January 11 and Tuesday, February 1, CUC’s sub-contractors will be conducting aggressive tree trimming between 9:00 a.m. and […]

Cayman: The Ranger Review

In this newsletter: ~It’s time to say bon voyage to Dinara and say hello to new lead ranger Haileigh!~ ~10 new rangers are introduced to Cayman’s mangrove ecosystems via a workshop run by the Mangrove Education Project.~ ~Junior Rangers take a journey to the roots of the sea on a Halloween snorkel trip.~ ~The Cayman […]

CUC and “Marvellous Mangroves” celebrate 20 years together

The highly successful partnership between CUC and the Mangrove Education Project’s Marvellous Mangroves Year 5 curriculum is celebrating over 20 years of working together. This programme  teaches Cayman’s students about the function and value of its mangrove ecosystems. Executive Director of the Mangrove Education Project, Martin Keeley, estimates that over 15,000 students and more than […]