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Baha Mar Goes Renewable

Baha Mar has signed on with a renewable energy company to provide air conditioning for the resort – a move that will save it up...
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Price of renewable energy ‘competitive’

Renewable energy produced for the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) will be sold at “competitive” prices and Bahamians can expect new employment opportunities as construction moves...
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Bahamas Electricity signs deal with US thermal company for OTEC plants

Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) today signed into effect a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation (OTEC) to develop two ocean thermal energy...
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IDB funds green energy initiatives in The Bahamas

Funding worth $30 million from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to put towards green energy initiatives in the jurisdiction. Government is hoping to...
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Laws prohibit serious renewable energy thrust in the Bahamas

The county’s laws prohibit any serious thrust in regards to the development of sources of renewable energy in The Bahamas, a recently released...
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$100m renewable plant’s jobs boost

More than 50 permanent, desperately needed jobs will be created if a renewable energy supplier obtains an agreement to supply Grand Bahama Power...
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Consumer choices ‘will drive change to renewable energy’

Consumer choices “at the level of households, businesses and institutions” will drive the change to a renewable energy society, Minister of Environment Earl...
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BREC Advances Caribbean Wind Projects

The Bahamas Renewable Energy Corporation (“BREC”), a joint-venture between Schneider Power Caribbean Inc. and WINSO Company Ltd. of Nassau, today announced the achievement of important...
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Policy Spotlight: Bahamas National Energy Policy

Bahamas National Energy Policy See the RE Policies, Plans and Legislation section for...
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Bahamas Taps Into Renewable Energy

Bahamas Taps Into Renewable Energy

  Renewable energy programs are quickly becoming the new solution to controlling escalating energy costs on the overburdened public utilities sector. ...
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Bahamas Chamber of Commerce co-sponsors 2009 Energy Conference & Bahamas Business Expo

Nassau, Bahamas – The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce in partnership with The U.S. Embassy Nassau and The Bahamas Hotel Association will host the ...
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German Firm to Help BEC with Renewable Energy Plans

The German engineering firm, Fichtner, has been awarded a half-million-dollar contract to advise the government on the energy sector, which will include an audit of...
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Strengthening the Energy Sector in The Bahamas… with renewable energy

Hon. Phenton O. Neymour Minister of State in The Ministry Of The Environment Press Release IDB Technical Cooperation (TC) (BH-T1012) – Strengthening The Energy Sector...
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Bahamas outlines plans to reduce reliance on fossil fuel

Bahamas outlines plans to reduce reliance on fossil fuel

NASSAU, Bahamas, CMC - The Bahamas government Wednesday announced plans to introduce bio-fuels in order to reduce the country's reliance on fossil fuel. Minister of State...
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ESS Short-Listed for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Projects in The Bahamas

ESS Short-Listed for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Projects in The Bahamas

ESS Team Short-Listed by Bahamas Electricity Corporation to Implement Renewable Energy Technologies in The Bahamas ESS Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that its project development...
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The Bahamas Airports going solar

The Bahamas Airports going solar

Night-time travel to 16 Family Islands will soon be possible after a new solar powered lighting system is installed at the airports this...
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The Bahamas Installs Solar Airfield Lights.

The Bahamas installs Solar Airfield Lights. July 2006 The Bahamas Civil Aviation Department contracted Carmanah Technologies to install wireless controlled solar LED airfield lighting systems in 16...
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Energy Efficiency Workshop focuses on sustainability through renewable energy

About 50 small businesspeople and consultants took part in a free one-day workshop on energy efficiency in Nassau on March 16 staged by the private...
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The Bahamas Electricity Corporation wants to increase solar streetlights

The Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) wants to increase the number of solar-powered streetlights in New Providence and further examine the feasibility of solar power on...
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