CARILEC Appoints New Board of Directors at its 32nd Annual General Meeting

Castries, St. Lucia, October 7, 2020: The 32nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Caribbean Electric Utility Services Corporation (CARILEC) was held virtually on the Zoom Platform on September 23rd, 2020.  The newly elected Board of Directors presents visionary leadership, extensive expertise, vital institutional knowledge, and valuable experience, which are all pivotal in the implementation […]

Harbour View Residents Benefitting from Improved JPS Service

Harbour View Residents Benefitting from Improved JPS Service – System upgrade brings new, efficient infrastructure to include Smart LED Streetlights September 30, 2020 Residents of Harbour View in St. Andrew are already experiencing improved service from JPS, as the System Upgrade Project in their community advances. Better quality lighting along roadways, as well as fewer […]

JPS Welcomes New Standpipe Customers to the Grid

JPS is now welcoming new customers on the grid, in the Standpipe community of Liguanea, St. Andrew.  The Company has been working since earlier this year, to regularize over 140 households in addition to the 300 existing customers in the community. Having installed a new system in the area, JPS originally set a target of […]

Tantalus Set to Merge with TSX Venture Exchange-listed RiseTech, Announces New CFO and Adds 16 New Utilities to User Community

LOI with RiseTech Paves Way for Access to Capital to Accelerate Tantalus’ Continued Momentum RALEIGH, N.C. – September 14, 2020 – Smart grid technology leader Tantalus Systems today announced it has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) for a Qualifying Transaction to merge with RiseTech Capital Corp., a TSX Venture Exchange-listed capital pool company. Once […]

JPS Welcomes New Standpipe Customers to the Grid

          September 11, 2020 JPS is now welcoming new customers on the grid, in the Standpipe community of Liguanea, St. Andrew.  The Company has been working since earlier this year, to regularize over 140 households in addition to the 300 existing customers in the community. Having installed a new system in […]

MEDIA RELEASE: Representatives from 500+ islands gather for the 2020 Virtual Island Summit

  This year the Virtual Island Summit expects the participation of 10,000 island stakeholders from across the world with topics discussed including post-pandemic economic recovery, tourism, energy, climate change, education, democracy, transport, sustainability and much more – all in relation to the island context. Registration is available for free: www.virtualislandsummit.com The Virtual Island Summit aims to be an inclusive event using […]

WAPA Board Gives Go Ahead for Expansion of East End Electrical Substation

The second phase of restoration and expansion of WAPA’s East End Electrical Substation received the green light Monday as the governing board authorized the execution of a contract with Haugland Virgin Islands to furnish and install new switchgear and associated equipment. When completed, the substation will function at full capacity providing more stable and reliable […]

NEVLEC Turns 20

On Tuesday September 1, 2020 NEVLEC achieves a major milestone in NEVLEC’s development – NEVLEC turns 20. September 1 2000, is when NEVLEC was formed from being the Electricity Department of the NIA. We have grown and matured over the years, but as with everything else we know there is still a lot of room […]