February 20, 2024

Short power outage hits majority of the country

Posted: Tuesday, February 20, 2024. 3:55 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Power has been restored following an unplanned outage earlier this afternoon. Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) […]
February 8, 2024

Belize Electricity Limited responds to power outage late on Wednesday

Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2024. 6:03 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: A sudden interruption of power supply hit all of Belize but the Corozal District out […]
February 7, 2024

CFE maintenance on Belize’s interconnection takes country offline for a week

Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2024. 11:31 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) says that while there is sufficient in-country capacity from locally based […]
January 1, 2024

New Year starts dark for portions of San Ignacio as unplanned power outage affects key areas

Posted: Monday, January 1, 2024. 6:02 am CST. By Horace Palacio: Residents in several neighborhoods of San Ignacio Town are ringing in the New Year without […]
December 16, 2023

Belize Electricity Limited blames contact between transmission pole anchor and high voltage lines for power outage on Friday

Posted: Saturday, December 16, 2023. 11:08 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) reports that the cause of Friday evening’s power outage that affected […]
December 15, 2023

Power issues: most of central, southern Belize in the dark

Posted: Friday, December 15, 2023. 5:51 pm CST. UPDATE: Belize Electricity Limited says power has been restored as of 6:50 p.m. to all affected areas. The […]
October 5, 2023

BEL shines bright: Wins people’s choice for best booth at Expo Belize 2023

Posted: Thursday, October 5, 2023. 4:49 am CST. By Horace Palacio: Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) has earned the coveted title of the people’s favorite booth at […]
September 22, 2023
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Belize takes strides toward sustainable energy with $144 million loan for solar plant

Posted: Friday, September 22, 2023. 11:11 am CST. By Horace Palacio: During yesterday’s Independence Day address, Prime Minister Briceño disclosed a significant development on the clean […]