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STATEMENT ON FUEL CHARGE AMENDMENTS

October 4, 2022 PRESS STATEMENT ON FUEL CHARGE AMENDMENTS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Bahamas Power and Light Company (BPL) takes this opportunity to advise its consumers that due to the rising costs of fuel needed for the generation of electricity at its plants throughout the country, the circumstances are such that the Company must move to adjust the monthly Fuel…

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STATEMENT RE: JUNE 19 OUTAGE EVENTS

STATEMENT RE: JUNE 19 OUTAGE EVENTS

June 20, 2022 STATEMENT RE: JUNE 19 OUTAGE EVENTS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     NEW PROVIDENCE – Bahamas Power and Light Company Ltd. (BPL) advises the general public that on Sunday, June 19th we experienced outages due to two separate incidents.   At 1:23 PM, several areas in Central New Providence went offline when a system disturbance occurred at our…

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BPL ANNOUNCES NEW CEO

BPL ANNOUNCES NEW CEO

  The Bahamas Power and Light Company Limited (BPL) is pleased to announce the appointment of its new Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Shevonn Nathaniel Cambridge. An accomplished businessman, attorney and leader, Cambridge served as Director of Utilities and Energy at the Utilities Regulation & Competition Authority (URCA) from 2017. Prior to his appointment at URCA he spent 25 years at…

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REGIONAL ELECTRIC ENERGY LEADERS TO CONVERGE IN NASSAU, BAHAMAS FOR CARILEC’S 2022 CEOs AND LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

REGIONAL ELECTRIC ENERGY LEADERS TO CONVERGE IN NASSAU, BAHAMAS FOR CARILEC’S 2022 CEOs AND LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

  Nassau, The Bahamas, April 12, 2022– Bahamas Power and Light Company Limited (BPL), a long standing CARILEC member utility, will join CARILEC in hosting the 2022 Chief Executive Officers’ (CEOs) and Leadership Conference slated from May 15th to 19th.  This premiere conference will be hosted alongside a Legal Officers’ and Corporate Secretaries’ Track slated for May 18th and19th. CARILEC…

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Historic IA Signing BEWU-BPL

Historic IA Signing BEWU-BPL

  September 10, 2021  NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Bahamas Power and Light Company Limited (BPL) is pleased to announce the signing on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, of the historic Industrial Agreement (IA) between the Bahamas Electrical Workers Union (BEWU) and BPL. This groundbreaking agreement is the first IA signed by BPL since the Company took over management of the electrical utility…

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Power2Prosper BPL Strategic Plan 2020-2025

Power2Prosper BPL Strategic Plan 2020-2025

Introduction: A Legacy of Transformation The Bahamas Power and Light Company Limited (BPL) is mandated to ensure the provision of electricity throughout the Commonwealth of The Bahamas. The fact that The Bahamas is an archipelago presents a unique challenge in delivering electricity to the inhabited islands. Nonetheless, the commitment of the Board of Directors is to ensure that BPL provides…

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BESS Contracts Signed

BESS Contracts Signed

PRESS STATEMENT TO: MEDIA FROM: BAHAMAS POWER AND LIGHT COMPANY LIMITED (BPL) DATE: JULY 21, 2021 6:30PM SUBJECT: BPL: BESS CONTRACTS SIGNED FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NASSAU, NP – Bahamas Power and Light Company Limited (BPL) announced on Tuesday that, following a rigorous selection process that involved the Ministry of Finance and the Inter- American Development Bank, Finnish energy conglomerate Wӓrtsilӓ…

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BPL Statement On Industrial Action

BPL Statement On Industrial Action

    PRESS STATEMENT TO: GENERAL PUBLIC FROM: BAHAMAS POWER AND LIGHT COMPANY LIMITED (BPL) DATE: JUNE 28, 2021   TIME:  3PM SUBJECT: BPL Statement On Industrial Action   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   NASSAU, NP – Bahamas Power and Light Company Limited (BPL) values and appreciates its line staff, many of whom have gone and continue to go above and…

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