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Solar Panels Installed At Washington Mall

Solar Panels Installed At Washington Mall

An investment in solar energy will help tenants at Bermuda’s premier shopping mall and office complex save money, Washington Properties said today. As part of a major upgrade of Washington Mall, owners Washington Properties are installing bi-facial solar panels on the roof of one of their buildings. Paul Slaughter, Director and General Manager of... Read more of this article

Oil Leak: Par-La-Ville, Woodlands, Front St West

Oil Leak: Par-La-Ville, Woodlands, Front St West

The City of Hamilton is advising the public to “exercise due care when traveling in the vicinity of Par-la-Ville Road, Woodlands Road and the western end of Front Street due to an oil leak.” “The City has taken immediate action to minimize the hazardous effects of the leak but does ask the public to be mindful and use caution when... Read more of this article

Response To National Fuels Policy Discussion

Response To National Fuels Policy Discussion

The Department of Energy said they “would like to thank the public once again for taking the time to submit comments on the Draft National Fuels Policy Discussion Paper.” The Department said they have “completed their review of all the comments and summarized them, along with the Department’s responses, in the National Fuels Policy... Read more of this article

Dept Provides Update On Fuel Spill Recovery

Dept Provides Update On Fuel Spill Recovery

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources provided an update on the gasoline spill at the RUBiS facility in Ferry Reach in March. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Environment and Natural Resources [DENR] wishes to update the public on the gasoline spill that occurred at the RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd. facility, Ferry Reach... Read more of this article

RUBiS Cup Match Holiday Opening Hours

RUBiS Cup Match Holiday Opening Hours

RUBiS Energy Bermuda has informed the public of the opening hours for their various locations [East to West] during the Annual Cup Match Holiday: “RUBiS Dowling’s Marine & Auto, Penno’s Drive, St. George’sBoth Days: 7AM – 5PM / Tel: 297-1914“RUBiS Causeway Service, Blue Hole Hill, Hamilton ParishBoth Days: 8AM – 4PM /... Read more of this article

Deadline For National Fuels Policy Submission

Deadline For National Fuels Policy Submission

Greenrock is reminding the public that the deadline for submissions of responses to the National Fuels Policy currently before public consultation is tomorrow [July 7]. Greenrock said. “Greenrock would like to encourage individuals to submit responses to the National Fuels Policy currently before public consultation, and reminds the public that the... Read more of this article

Deadline For Feedback On National Fuels Policy

Deadline For Feedback On National Fuels Policy

The Minister of Economic Development, Dr. Grant Gibbons today [July 4] issued a reminder that the public consultation period on the draft National Fuels Sector Policy for Bermuda is coming to a close this week Friday. The consultation period was opened by the Department of Energy on June 15th, 2017 when the public was invited to provide responses to... Read more of this article

Govt Updates Public On Gasoline Spill Recovery

Govt Updates Public On Gasoline Spill Recovery

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources [DENR] updated the public on the gasoline spill that occurred at the RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd facility, Ferry Reach on 27 March 2017.A spokesperson said, “Monitoring from the four new monitoring wells in addition to the many existing wells has helped to define the extent of the spill, which... Read more of this article

Feedback Invited On National Fuels Policy

Feedback Invited On National Fuels Policy

The Department of Energy within the Ministry of Economic Development is inviting public commentary on their consultation document ‘The National Fuels Sector Policy for Bermuda.’ “The document can be found on the Government portal or in hard copy from the Department of Energy at the Government Administration Building, 3rd floor, 30... Read more of this article

Bermuda Gas: New Customer Service Centre

Bermuda Gas: New Customer Service Centre

Bermuda Gas announced the opening of their new custom-built Customer Service Centre located on the Upper Level of Phase 1 of the Washington Mall, saying they hope this will provide its customers with the level of service they deserve.Mr. Ernest Marshall, Customer Service Manager of Bermuda Gas said: “We are making changes to ensure that all of... Read more of this article

Greenrock: Bermuda At An “Energy Crossroads”

Greenrock: Bermuda At An “Energy Crossroads”

Greenrock has acknowledged BELCO’s statement, saying that “it comes as no surprise that the existing plant is nearing the end of its life and that BELCO desperately needs to replace it – this was made clear in their 2012 North Power Station plan.” A spokesperson said, “At the same time, the reality of human induced climate... Read more of this article

RUBiS Energy Bermuda Partners With TeamBDA

RUBiS Energy Bermuda Partners With TeamBDA

RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd, in partnership with TeamBDA, has launched its ‘Fuelling Pride’ campaign, set to coincide with the upcoming America’s Cup. A spokesperson said, “During the 35th America’s Cup, there will be a number of additional competitions, including the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. “TeamBDA is Bermuda’s entry... Read more of this article

Fuel Spill Expert To Help Advise Government

Fuel Spill Expert To Help Advise Government

Dr John Wilson has arrived on the island at the request of the Ministry of the Environment to advise on the gasoline recovery effort being undertaken by RUBiS and their consultants Arcadis, and the Ministry said that “current monitoring data suggests that the liquid gasoline is contained on the site within 100 ft of the spill location. ” “He... Read more of this article