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November 11, 2020
Father beat his daughter with a power cord

A FATHER who used an electrical cord to beat his daughter after he allegedly caught her sending inappropriate messages to older men on social media was yesterday ordered to pay the girl $500. He was also put on two years' probation.

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Hundreds left without power after feeder trips
November 09, 2020
Hundreds left without power after feeder trips

HUNDREDS of families were left without power in New Providence for about six hours yesterday as Bahamas Power and Light grappled with "feeder trips"...

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Planned Power Outage
November 06, 2020
Planned Power Outage

Bahamas Power and Light Company Ltd. (BPL), wishes to advise its customers in New Providence that the company will be carrying out Tree Trimming exercises on Tuesday, November 10th, 2020, for three (3) hours, beginning at 9:00am...

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October 29, 2020
Anatol Rodgers High is the First Government Owned Public School to Implement Solar Power

Anatol Rodgers High School is going solar. Thanks to an $850K grant from the Italian Ministry of the Environment, Land and Seas (IMELS), the school now has the distinction of being the first government owned institution in the country to utilize this energy resource.

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October 19, 2020
Shell Bahamas approved as independent power producer

The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) has approved Shell Bahamas Power Company Incorporated as an independent power producer (IPP) in The Bahamas. According to URCA's register of licensees, Shell's license commencement date began October 5 and expires on the same date in 2035. Shell's acquisition of the IPP from URCA is an important part ...The post Shell Bahamas approved as in...

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Power Your Work and Play: The Galaxy Note20 Series Now Available at BTC
October 14, 2020
Power Your Work and Play: The Galaxy Note20 Series Now Available at BTC

The Galaxy Note20 Series is a productivity powerhouse, transforming the way you work and play on a mobile device...

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September 30, 2020
GB Minister happy power company agreed to delay proposed rate increase

Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Senator the Hon. Kwasi Thompson said he is pleased that the Grand Bahama Power Company has made the determination to delay its proposed Storm Recovery and Stabilization charge from October 1st this year, to 2021...

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'Scrap GB power tax concessions'
September 30, 2020
'Scrap GB power tax concessions'

A LOCAL civic leader says the Bahamas Government should revoke tax concessions to the GB Port Authority following its approval to the GB Power Company of an increase in power fees...

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September 13, 2013
'Expect power outages until tuesday'

RESIDENTIAL customers in New Providence will continue to experience short power outages until next Tuesday, BEC Chairman Leslie Miller said yesterday.

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BPL 'can't plan against' recent power failures
September 23, 2020
BPL 'can't plan against' recent power failures

WORKS Minister Desmond Bannister yesterday blamed recent power outages in New Providence on bad weather and technical issues, saying such power failures are problems officials "can't plan against".

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