SKELEC Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

August 8, 2021 Basseterre, St. Kitts (August 7th, 2021) — The St. Kitts Electricity Company, is celebrating its 10th anniversary since transitioning from the St. Kitts Electricity Department to the St. Kitts Electricity Limited. The anniversary activities will take place during the months of August and September 2021 and will be held under the theme, […]

Government of St. Kitts and Nevis, SKELEC and Leclanché Commence Construction of Caribbean’s Largest Solar Generation and Storage System

    Innovative, fully integrated solar photovoltaic generation and lithium-ion battery energy storage system, will displace 30-35% of the islands’ diesel-generated baseload power Sustainable microgrid system to reduce CO2 emissions by more than 740,000 metric tons over 20 years   BASSETERRE, St Kitts and Nevis and YVERDON-LES-BAINS, Switzerland, December 10, 2020 – The Government of St. […]

Fire at SKELEC’s Power Plant Causes Island Wide Outage

        Basseterre, St. Kitts (November 14th, 2020)—Residents of St. Kitts were without power at approximately 7:15 am on Thursday November 12 due to a localized fire at the St. Kitts Electricity Company Ltd SKELEC’s Needsmust Power Plant. The fire first sparked in the plant’s main control panel and resulted in an island-wide outage. A prompt response from the St. Kitts and Nevis Fire […]