Statement By Honourable Kye Rymer - Battery Energy Storage System Ceremony on Anegada

Wednesday, 11 January 2023 - 4:30pm

Good afternoon to all the beautiful people of the Virgin Islands.

I am extremely pleased that we are finally able to break ground for what is perhaps one of the most revolutionary and transformative initiatives in Anegada and in the Virgin Islands as a whole. This is a major step in our transition to green and sustainable energy.

Vacancy Notice- Board Member- BVI Electricity Corporation

Tuesday, 22 November 2022 - 1:56pm

Persons applying to serve on the Board should have the professional competencies that exemplify integrity, respect and a balance of skills and experience that match the purpose, mission and values of the Commission.

Statement By Deputy Premier And Minister For Communications And Works Honourable Kye M. Rymer On Bvi Electricity Corporation Updates

Thursday, 27 October 2022 - 10:16am

The BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) continues to make significant strides as it relates to the Territory’s clean energy transition to utilizing more renewable energy.

In January 2021, BVIEC was successful in obtaining a grant from the Canadian Support to the Energy Sector in the Caribbean (CSES-S) Fund, being administered by the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) for technical assistance in supporting BVIEC with project preparation of a Climate Resilient Energy Infrastructure Project in the Paraquita Bay area, aimed at improving the resilience of the Territory’s national transmission grid infrastructure by placing the sole portion of BVIEC’s transmission network underground, and adding a Renewable Energy Generation and Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) facilities.

Statement by Acting Premier Rymer on the Subsidising of Residential Electricity Bills

Monday, 12 September 2022 - 6:40pm

Since the start of the COVID-19 Global Pandemic in March 2020, the pockets of the people worldwide have been hit by the rise in the cost of goods and services.

Meeting For Licenced And Practicing Electricians February 22

Friday, 18 February 2022 - 1:42pm

All licenced and practicing electricians are invited to a stakeholders meeting on Tuesday, February 22 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. under the tent at the Elmore Stoutt High School campus.

BVI Electricity Corporation Board Seeks Members

Friday, 12 November 2021 - 2:55pm

The BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) is seeking qualified applicants with industry experience to apply for membership to its Board of Directors.

Contract Signed For Renweable Energy On Anegada

Friday, 5 November 2021 - 4:59pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has signed an agreement for the Anegada Microgrid project, which will introduce renewable solar energy to the island. 

BVIEC Celebrates Ten Years Of E-Commerce

Wednesday, 20 October 2021 - 11:01am

This month, the British Virgin Islands Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) is celebrating ten years of providing e-commerce services to customers in the Virgin Islands and throughout the world.

Remarks By Chairman Of The Board Of Directors BVI Electricity Corporation, Mrs. Rosemarie Flax

Friday, 17 July 2020 - 5:21pm

I would first like to apologize for the length of my presentation this morning as the relevant subject matter is not only very important to the Territory, but as the old adage goes, in order to know where you are going you also need to know where you came from.

Statement by Junior Minister for Tourism - Renewable Energy For Anegada

Friday, 17 July 2020 - 4:52pm

As Junior Minister for Tourism, I am pleased to be here this morning on behalf of Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie as we turn a new leaf in renewable energy in the Territory, specifically for the people and businesses on Anegada.