Tag: BEC

Miller Discusses Future Plans For BEC

On Thursday March 7th, Executive Chairman of BEC & Member of Parliament for Tall Pines Leslie Miller addressed the members of the Rotary Club of...

D’Aguilar: Tariff Caused $100m To ‘Pour Out’

Dionisio D’Aguilar, a former Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) director, recently blasted the first Christie administration for the basic tariff reduction that caused “$100 million of...

Wrinkle Jailed For Electricity Theft

Stephen Wrinkle, 61, previous head of the Bahamian Contractors Association, was sentenced to one year in prison for siphoning electricity from BEC. ...

Competence Of BEC Management Questioned

Former minister of works Neko Grant has questioned the competency of the BEC management team after a multimillion overtime payout and the lack of implementation...

$250 Million BEC Resolution Tabled

A resolution was tabled in the House of Assembly to secure a government guarantee for a $250 million private placement in the International Financial Markets...

BEC Union Head: Overtime Level ‘Ridiculous’

Bahamas Electrical Utility Managerial Union (BEUMU) President Ervin Dean said he has instructed his members to only work planned overtime that has been formally requested...

Miller Slams Emera On Energy Costs

The chairman of Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) accused Canadian energy giant Emera yesterday of maximizing its profits "on the backs of the Bahamian people"....

Audit Suggests BEC Overtime Abused

An internal audit into overtime pay at the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) found the system has been abused - in some cases it was physically...