“Open Conversation” On Draft Electricity Bill

August 4, 2015

The Department of Energy said they “invite the public to participate in an open conversation about the draft Electricity Bill 2015. The event will be held at Heritage Hall, 59 Dundonald Street, Hamilton Tuesday August 11th at 6:00 pm.

“The evening will include a presentation by the Director of the Department of Energy and representatives from Castalia Advisors, the policy and legislative consultants to the Ministry of Economic Development, followed by a question and answer period. The objective of the evening is to help inform the general public about the changes the new legislation will bring to the electricity sector.

“The draft Bill contains vital information about the structure of the electricity sector, regulatory reform, and the responsibilities of the utility, independent power producers and end users.

“The draft Bill was presented to the House of Assembly July 17th in order to allow the public the opportunity to review and submit comments by August 31st. This draft follows the National Electricity Sector Policy published in May of 2015.

“All documents are available for download from the Department of Energy’s web page www.energy.gov.bm.”

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