Tag: Oil and Energy

Castalia Selected To Help With Energy Changes

Castalia Selected To Help With Energy Changes

Speaking in the House of Assembly today [Dec 12], Minister of Economic Development Dr Grant Gibbons said that multi-national firm Castalia was selected to assist in the creation of a new energy regulatory regime for Bermuda, and  it is anticipated that the contract cost, less expenses, will be in the region of $450,000. Dr. Gibbons said, “In... Read more of this article

Oil Spill In Knapton Hill Area This Morning

Oil Spill In Knapton Hill Area This Morning

The police are advising motorists to “use extra caution” in the Knapton Hill, Smith’s parish area this morning [Dec 12] due to a reported oil spill. At 7.30am, a police spokesperson said, “Motorists are advised to use extra caution driving and riding in the Knapton Hill, Smith’s parish area this morning due to a reported... Read more of this article

Place Appointed BESCO Apprentice Technician

Place Appointed BESCO Apprentice Technician

Bermuda Energy Services Company Ltd. [BESCO] today [Dec 11] announced the appointment of Jordon Place as apprentice fire alarm technician. Mr Place started working with the company after completing the five-year Electrical Wiring programme at the Bermuda College. In his role as apprentice fire alarm technician, Mr Place applies his training in electrical... Read more of this article

Bermuda Engineering Release Bermuda Solar Kit

Bermuda Engineering Release Bermuda Solar Kit

Bermuda Engineering has today announced the release of the Bermuda Solar Kit, which offers the prospect of bringing affordable clean energy to homes across the island. The company said, “Each kit will generate up to 1,600 kilowatt hours a year and depending on the orientation of the solar panels will provide annual savings between $450 and $760... Read more of this article

“Bermuda’s Energy Future Is About Change”

“Bermuda’s Energy Future Is About Change”

We cannot continue to produce electricity exclusively from oil and “must examine other alternatives and create a diversified energy portfolio,” Minister of Education and Economic Development Grant Gibbons said today [Nov 21] in the House of Assembly The Minister was speaking about the recent Energy Summit, that was held at the Fairmont... Read more of this article

Dr Gibbons Speaks At Bermuda Energy Summit

Dr Gibbons Speaks At Bermuda Energy Summit

Minister of Education and Economic Development Dr. Grant Gibbons gave an opening address at the Bermuda Energy Summit held at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel today [Nov 13], saying that the Summit was about “what’s best for Bermuda.” In his speech, Dr. Gibbons said, “As most of you may be aware, energy is a complex issue. It’s an... Read more of this article

Couple Launches L.E.D. Showroom In Paget

Couple Launches L.E.D. Showroom In Paget

Albert and Theresa Simons officially opened their doors recently to their new LED Showroom, ATS LED Suppliers. The Simons, stated, “We are thrilled to announce the Grand Opening of our new modern L.E.D Showroom in Paget, which is the first of its kind in Bermuda.” On hand at the Grand Opening was Bishop Vernon Lamb of the First Baptist Church on... Read more of this article

Post-Hurricane Safety Tips From Bermuda Gas

Post-Hurricane Safety Tips From Bermuda Gas

“Bermuda Gas Technicians continue to refuel, repair, and reconnect customers as quickly as safe practices allow,” advises Chief Operating Officer & General Manager, Judith Uddin. “Your patience is very much appreciated during this extremely busy time, when emergency calls must take priority.” Customer Care Representative Marchal Ming... Read more of this article

Bermuda Gas Delivery & Safety Tip Notes

Bermuda Gas Delivery & Safety Tip Notes

[Updated] With Hurricane Gonzalo approaching the island, Bermuda Gas is advising its customers that emergency delivery requests cannot be fulfilled until after the storm has passed. A spokesperson for Bermuda Gas said, “Bermuda Gas wishes to advise customers that no further emergency delivery requests can be accommodated prior to the arrival of... Read more of this article

RUBiS Moves To Dispel Fuel Shortage Rumour

RUBiS Moves To Dispel Fuel Shortage Rumour

RUBis said they are aware of a rumour circulating that a fuel tanker ship has been diverted away from Bermuda due to Hurricane Gonzalo, and said they don’t have any fuel tankers scheduled to arrive, none have been diverted away, and RUBiS “has sufficient inventory to replenish the needs of our customers.” Jermaine Simons, Sales Manager... Read more of this article


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