Tag: BEC

Bush Fire Ravages BEC’s Abaco Plant

Explosions were heard at the Bahamas Electricity Corporation's Marsh Harbour power plant compound when a bush fire hit several oil drums....

BEC Employees Padding Overtime

A confidential report for the Government by German consultants show that over 2000,000 hours of staff overtime was booked by BEC employees during its 2009...

BEC Union Preparing ‘Shock & Awe’ Strike

Bahamas Electrical Utility Managerial Union President Irvin Dean said they are preparing for a "shock and awe" strike campaign if the executive management team of...

BEC Strike Vote Looming

While the majority of the Bahamas Electricity Corporation managers returned to work yesterday, the threat of a strike vote still looms over the government-owned entity...

BEC Loses $24 Million Annually

Around $24 million is lost each year at the Bahamas Electricity Corporation, to technical and non-technical bleeding that includes everything from inadequate systems to power...

BEC Can’t Afford To Keep Lights On

BEC's dwindling finances have left the corporation unable to maintain the equipment that generates energy on a regular basis and unable to afford the tools...