Tag: utilities

BTVI’s Solar Energy Course Underway

With the mounting costs of electricity bills and the alternative of conserving energy, The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) has officially recommenced its solar...

So, About This BEC Plan…

Anyone who has sipped the kool-aid about the out-of-the-blue BEC privatization, and its magical translation into lower bills, needs to ask Grand Bahama residents how...

Drive GBPC Customer Service Performance

The Grand Bahama Port Authority developed performance metrics to ensure that Grand Bahama Power Company (GBPC) provides a level of service in accordance with international...

BEC Protestors Disrupt Customer Service

Police were called to monitor the protest at BEC after reports of disturbances. Protesting union members barricaded themselves inside the compound and turned customers away....

BEC Workers Ordered Back To Work

BEC filed a trade dispute and Labour Minister Shane Gibson ordered the workers back to work since the matter has been referred to the Industrial...

GB Utility Company Celebrates World Water Day

The Grand Bahama Utility Company (GBUC) joined with organizations worldwide in celebration of World Water Day under the theme, 'International Year of Water Cooperation'....

BEC Salary Scheme Disconnected

A new payment system was implemented after discovering that BEC workers contracted to simply disconnect/reconnect accounts have been earning as much as $95,000 a year....