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Customer Payment Changes At Bermuda Gas

Customer Payment Changes At Bermuda Gas

Bermuda Gas said they would like to advise its customers of changes that will be implemented as a result of the ownership transition from Ascendant Group Limited to RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd. “As announced on April 14th, Bermuda Gas is in the process of being sold by Ascendant Group Limited to RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd.”, states Bermuda Gas General... Read more of this article

Photos: Union Gas Re-Opens After Renovations

Photos: Union Gas Re-Opens After Renovations

The Bermuda Industrial Union’s gas station re-opened on Friday after undergoing three months of renovations, and the BIU welcomes everyone to “come by and check us out.” A statement on the BIU’s website said, “Union Gas re-open its doors to the public Friday, April 8th at 7am after three months of much needed renovations.... Read more of this article

“System 100% Supplied By Renewable Energy”

“System 100% Supplied By Renewable Energy”

Greenrock believes that while Liquefied Natural Gas [LNG] may be preferable to heavy fuel oil, it is not the best solution for Bermuda, saying that they believe “the best way to safeguard our future is to transition to an electricity system which is 100% supplied by renewable energy.” Greenrock said, “In Parliament on Monday, March... Read more of this article

“Viability Of Liquefied Natural Gas In Bermuda”

“Viability Of Liquefied Natural Gas In Bermuda”

Minister of Economic Development Dr Grant Gibbons tabled a report titled “Viability of Liquefied Natural Gas [LNG] in Bermuda” in the House of Assembly today [March 21], saying it is another in the series of energy related reports that he will table “in order to consult, to provide information and solicit feedback from stakeholders and the... Read more of this article

Oil Casualty Insurance Appoints Natasha Pethick

Oil Casualty Insurance Appoints Natasha Pethick

Oil Casualty Insurance, Ltd. [OCIL] announced that Natasha Pethick will be joining OCIL as Property Underwriter. Ms Pethick, an Underwriter in the Global Property department of Axis Specialty, Ltd. in Bermuda, is experienced in managing a diverse book of large property risks. Jerry Rivers, OCIL’s Chief Operating Officer, commented “OCIL began underwriting... Read more of this article

Exercise Takes Place To Prepare For Oil Spill

Exercise Takes Place To Prepare For Oil Spill

[Updated] Boat Troop soldiers from the Royal Bermuda Regiment [RBR] have completed a major exercise designed to cope with an oil spill in island waters. The RBR teamed up with fuel suppliers Rubis and Oil Spill Response Ltd [OSRL] for the exercise, which was based around a petroleum spill from a vessel docked at Morgan’s Point. The exercise saw Boat... Read more of this article

RUBiS & Partners Conducting Oil Spill Exercise

RUBiS & Partners Conducting Oil Spill Exercise

RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd. announced today [March 2] that they will be conducting a Tier 1 Oil Spill response training exercise in conjunction with the Royal Bermuda Regiment on Wednesday March 2nd and Thursday March 3rd, 2016. A small group of observers from the US Coast Guard, who are on island to conduct meetings and provide advice in relation to... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Reforms Will Transform Energy Sector’

Minister: ‘Reforms Will Transform Energy Sector’

“The purpose of the Electricity Bill 2015 is to introduce a new regulatory regime that modernizes the regulation of electric power generation, distribution and retail sale for the benefit of the residents of Bermuda,” Minister of Economic Development Dr Grant Gibbons said in the House of Assembly on Friday. Speaking on the Bill, Dr Gibbons... Read more of this article

Energy Production & Island Communities

Energy Production & Island Communities

The Bermuda Association of Professional Engineers [BAPE] is getting set to host a talk by Professor Nick Syred of Cardiff University on the topic of ‘Energy Production, Renewables & Island Communities,’ taking place on Thursday, January 14. The talk will be held at the ACE Building at 17 Woodbourne Avenue in Hamilton, starting at 6.00pm.... Read more of this article

David Rose Retires As RUBiS Managing Director

David Rose Retires As RUBiS Managing Director

RUBiS Energy Bermuda Ltd. announced today [Jan 4] that Mr. David Rose, Managing Director, has retired after 44 years of combined service with Shell Bermuda and RUBiS Energy. Mr. Rose began his career with Shell Bermuda as a Management Trainee on November 1, 1971. At the time of Mr. Rose’s employment, Shell Bermuda had made a decision to implement... Read more of this article

Future Of Electricity Supply & Use In Bermuda

Future Of Electricity Supply & Use In Bermuda

Greenrock and BEST said they support a transition to an electricity system that is moving towards 100% renewable energy. A joint statement from the two groups said, “The future of our electricity supply is an important topic for debate and has a significant impact on Bermuda’s ‘triple bottom line’ of Environmental, Social, and Economic Sustainability. “Earlier... Read more of this article

‘Bill Opens Up Generation Sector To Competition’

‘Bill Opens Up Generation Sector To Competition’

The Electricity Bill being tabled today [Dec 16] in the House of Assembly facilitates the implementation of a new regulatory framework for the electricity sector, Minister of Economic Development Dr Grant Gibbons said, adding that the “Bill opens up the generation sector to competition.” “This Bill facilitates the implementation... Read more of this article

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