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August 26th, 2018
“Hook It Up Right” – Generator Safety

ROADTOWN, Tortola, VI - Deputy General Manager for the BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC), Mr Henry O. Creque, is reminding the public to practice the safe usage of generators and ‘Hook It Up Right.’

June 11th, 2018
Opposition Leader - Hon Fahie meets over 50 residents on Anegada

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI - The sister islands—under the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) of Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL)—continue to suffer.

May 6th, 2018
Where will the 2018 Tortola festival be held?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A few weeks ago the Minister for Education and Culture Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) told a local radio station that the 2018 August Festival on Tortola will happen.

March 21st, 2018
'Be patient with persons & not disconnect them' - Hon Vanterpool to BVIEC

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As the territory’s electricity infrastructure is being restored, a number of residents have reported receiving "high" utility bills for the months they were without power following the hurricanes of September 2017.

March 17th, 2018
Digicel hosts appreciation dinner for BVIEC workers

WICKHAM'S CAY II, Tortola, VI- It was an evening of laughter and fun at the appreciation dinner for the BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) hosted by telecommunication provider Digicel on Friday, March 16, 2018 at Charlie’s Restaurant located at the Moorings.

October 29th, 2017
BVIEC has restored one-third of power throughout territory- Premier Smith

WICKHAM'S CAY II, Tortola, VI - "We now have 15 to 20 percent of customers on Tortola with power with 50 percent on Virgin Gorda and 80 percent on Anegada."

October 24th, 2017
'Money, manpower & materials will say when power is restored'- Leroy A. E. Abraham

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - While the BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) has been working tirelessly to restore power throughout the territory following Hurricane Irma, it is unclear when full power will be restored.

October 23rd, 2017
Overseas linemen feeling the VI love & appreciation

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Following the passage of the monstrous Category 5 Hurricane Irma that left no stone unturned and the territory in a state of total darkness, 44 linemen from seven different countries arrived to assist the BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) with power restoration.

September 30th, 2017
‘Time frame for Power in all areas can't be given'- Leroy A. E. Abraham

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - While the BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) continue to work almost around the clock to restore electricity to homes, and businesses following Category 5 Hurricane Irma that destroyed the Virgin Islands (VI) leaving the entire Territory without power supply, the public has a long wait.

September 27th, 2017
Caribbean countries arrive to help VI restore electricity

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Teams of electrical workers and electrical engineers have arrived some three days ago to help the Virgin Islands (VI) restore electricity to all parts of the country following Category 5 Hurricane Irma that left all Islands in the VI (Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada and Jost van Dyke) and many of the Cays without power from September 6, 2017.





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