April 23, 2020

Dust-clogged BEL equipment catches fire, sends Belize to darkness

Posted: Thursday, April 23, 2020. 4:06 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Belize Electricity Limited has been working on restoring power nationwide following a series of blackouts […]
March 28, 2020

BEL offers payment credit, no disconnections for customers countrywide in COVID-19 relief plan

Posted: Saturday, March 28, 2020. 8:18 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: As part of its efforts to provide what relief it can to consumers countrywide, Belize […]
February 20, 2020

BEL installs new generator on Caye Caulker

Posted: Thursday, February 20, 2020. 7:00 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Today, Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) issued an update on the company’s efforts to upgrade its […]
February 10, 2020

BEL prepares for the arrival of New Generation Unit for Caye Caulker

Posted: Monday, February 10, 2020. 6:13 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) informed today that the new 1705kW capacity generation unit sourced from Panama […]
January 5, 2020

Additional locally-sourced generation unit is in Caye Caulker

Posted: Sunday, January 5, 2020. 7:24 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) is currently working on a generation unit to keep the island of […]
January 1, 2020

“Power should return to southern Caye Caulker by tomorrow morning,” says BEL

Posted: Wednesday, January 1, 2020. 8:31 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) issued an update this evening on the current power outage crisis in […]
March 20, 2017

GOB to collect $7 million GST from your electricity bills

Posted: Monday, March 20, 2017. 11:44 am CST. By BBN Staff: Belizeans whose electricity bills exceed $100 will now have to pay General Sales Tax (GST) […]
March 14, 2017

GST on your B.E.L bill?

Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017. 2:24 pm CST. By BBN Staff:  Prior to yesterday’s budget presentation many feared that GOB might have raised the General Sales […]