2019 registers first-ever female rodeo linesman technician CASTRIES, Saint Lucia, April 29th, 2019 – The 2019 CARILEC Linesman Symposium and Rodeo culminated on a high note for the Anguilla Electric Utility Company Limited (ANGLEC)  which captured the number one spot in both the Experienced (more than 5years experience) and Apprentice (5 years and under) categories. […]


Brades, Montserrat– April 24, 2019— Today, the Ministry of Communications, Works, Labour and Energy (MCWLE) and Montserrat Utilities Limited (MUL) officially announce the first utility scale renewable energy project in the form of a rooftop solar project across several structures in Brades. The solar photovoltaic (PV) project is the first phase of two planned renewable […]

Eagle LNG’s Jacksonville LNG Export Facility Receives Final Environmental Impact Statement from FERC

JACKSONVILLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)—Eagle LNG Partners (“Eagle LNG”) announced that it has reached a major milestone, receiving the Final Environmental Impact Statement (“FEIS”) from the United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) to construct the Jacksonville LNG Export Facility. This is the final step in the environmental review process before the final Federal Authorization Decision Deadline and […]

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, […]

LUCELEC Heath And Safety = Equation For Wealth

St. Lucia Electricity Services Limited (LUCELEC) has one hundred and seventy-three (173) male team members. They are the overwhelming majority at the electric utility. It was to them Fr Ignatius Cetoute spoke, urging care of their emotional health. The Catholic priest was the featured speaker at the launch of the annual LUCELEC Health and Safety […]

EARTH HOUR 2019- March 30th at 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. local time

March 30th was Earth Hour, an annual worldwide grassroots movement, organised by the World Wildlife Foundation (WWF) to unite people and protect the planet. Engaging a massive mainstream community on a broad range of environmental issues, Earth Hour was famously started as a lights-off event in Sydney, Australia in 2007. The event encourages individuals, households […]

Energy Trends

March 31st marked 90 days into 2019, and while 2018 may feel like a distant memory, there’s still a lot to look forward to in the next 275 days. Here we touch on some trends to look out for in 2019. 1. Continued rise in the sale of electric vehicles Sales are expected to continue […]

On the Road to Reduced Carbon Emission

The central aim of the Paris Agreement is to undertake ambitious efforts to combat climate change and adapt to its effects. Particularly, limiting the global rise in temperature during this century, to well below 2 degrees Celsius and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature increase even further to 1.5 degrees Celsius. Despite these lofty […]

Streetlight Repairs On Target

LED Streetlighting Now Underway in Major Rural Towns Lineman inspects LED Streetlight March 27, 2019 JPS is reporting that it has kept its streetlight repair commitment which was made to the Government of Jamaica, in October 2018. At the time, JPS committed to repair 12,613 non-functioning streetlights by the new financial year in April 2019. […]