Building For Better – Bahamas Power and Light Company

Building For Better

Our History and Vision

Bahamas Power and Light

The roots of Bahamas Power and Light Company, Ltd. (BPL) were established in 1956 by the Electricity Act of 1956, which created The Bahamas Electric Company (BEC) as a government-owned public corporation. Today, BPL is the proud successor to BEC, building for a better Bahamas and committed to fulfilling our mandate to provide you with safe, reliable electrical power.

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Station D

Station D | Environmental Impact Assessment

Station D | Environmental Impact Assessment

Bahamas Power and Light Company Limited (BPL) intends to develop a liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Power Project that will serve fuel and electricity needs for customers of BPL in New Providence. The power plant component of the project and associated relevant infrastructure will be developed by BPL and the LNG Regasification infrastructure and multi fuel jetty will be developed by Shell Gas and Power Developments B.V. or affiliates (Shell). The commercial structure of the LNG to Power project, subject to ongoing negotiations, anticipates that the facility will be jointly owned by Shell, BPL and a consortium of local investors.