September 3, 2020

Belize Electricity Limited begins assessment and repair operations following Hurricane Nana

"Customers in Hopkins and Placencia are currently without power supply due to the damages sustained to the power system in these areas. BEL is placing priority [...]
August 5, 2020

BEL: “We take all necessary precaution” re COVID-19

The company statement says, "Belize Electricity Limited joins the community in all efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to protect our customers, employees and their [...]
June 18, 2020

Belize Electricity Limited prepares for possible hurricane season power disruptions

BEL said today that it is rolling out its hurricane preparedness plan which, includes vigilant monitoring of the weather and readying personnel.
April 23, 2020

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

A fire on a transmission line in San Estevan, Orange Walk District, outside Orange Walk Town, late Wednesday knocked all of Belize except for Caye Caulker [...]
March 28, 2020

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

For residents of San Pedro Town, Ambergris Caye, it has suspended disconnections on the island for the duration of the ongoing state of emergency declared on [...]
February 20, 2020

BEL installs new generator on Caye Caulker

"The newly installed generation unit for Caye Caulker will increase BEL’s generation capacity to 4.1MW. This is 70% more than the island’s peak demand, and is [...]
February 10, 2020

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

The unit is currently at the port in Santo Tomas, Guatemala, awaiting Customs clearance before transportation by land to the Belize/Guatemala border at Benque Viejo, Cayo.
January 5, 2020

Additional locally-sourced generation unit is in Caye Caulker

Through social media, BEL said yesterday afternoon that it brought in the used unit from Independence, Stann Creek and are working to connect it to the [...]