CASTRIES, Saint Lucia, April May 9th, 2019; As Caribbean economies explore pathways towards their Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 11) targets for Sustainable Cities and Communities, electricity providers remain heavily focused on strengthening domestic grid infrastructure, and are exploring opportunities for the deployment of microgrid technologies to meet the energy needs of communities, support a diversified […]


Keynote from president and CEO of global industry leader Wärtsilä Corporation  Castries, Saint Lucia, May 9th,2019; CARILEC and Saint Lucia Electricity Services (LUCELEC) will jointly host the 2019 CARILEC Chief Executive Officers and Leadership Conference slated for 21st-25th May in Saint Lucia.  This year’s theme “RETHINKING? Disruption. Resilience. Sustainability” will bring into focus policy, operations and practice […]

Maintaining Knowledge for an Expanding Workforce

At any given time, several persons in the energy workforce are eligible to retire, including those in key positions. A retiring employee is a reason to celebrate in an industry that has always prided itself on the fulfilling, stable, and long-lasting careers it offers and the care it takes of its workers. But retirement is […]

Customer-Centric Transformation

Across our industry, member companies are transforming the energy service and are creating exciting, new customer offerings, while at the same time enhancing reliability and providing more clean energy than ever before. Our members are focused on meeting customers’ evolving needs, recognizing that in today’s energy environment, customers have high expectations in receiving world-class customer […]

Regional Electrical Linesman Technicians Gear Up for 2019 Linesman Symposium and Rodeo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: REGIONAL ELECTRICAL LINESMAN TECHNICIANS GEAR UP FOR 2019 LINESMAN SYMPOSIUM AND RODEO St. Kitts Electricity Services Ltd partners with CARILEC to host this year   CASTRIES, Saint Lucia, April 2nd, 2019 – As those charged with the often-dangerous job of powering communities and the first responders for utility infrastructural restoration following a disaster, […]

CARILEC’s New Website to Deliver the Best Digital Experience

The Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) announced today the launch of its new website, . Key features of the new website include a more modern and engaging user friendly experience with a Live Chat feature, an interactive live news update, an interactive photo-gallery, a live event update, a historical timeline of CARILEC’s milestone […]

CARILEC Unveils NEW Strategic Plan for 30th Anniversary

The Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) is reflecting on 30 years of service to the Caribbean Region. As part of its 30th anniversary celebrations, the association of electric energy service providers have also taken the opportunity to announce its new strategic plan to the public for the period of 2018 – 2022. We have […]

CARILEC Announces New Strategic Direction

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, January 25th, 2019 – In 2019, under the leadership of Executive Director Dr. Cletus Bertin, The Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) will be unveiling a suite of activities that align with its current five-year plan Strategic Plan. These activities include commemorating its thirtieth year anniversary; a grand ceremony will be held […]

CARILEC Focuses on Linesman Training, Prepares to Stage Annual Linesman Symposium and Rodeo

Photo Caption: Members of the LUCELEC team (L-R), ISPC Trainer and CARILEC Training Manager, Ms. Laurena Primus (Extreme Right) The Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) continues to work with utilities to support them in capacity building and training for linesmen in the region. In November CARILEC supported The Grenada Electricity Services Ltd. (GRENLEC) in […]