May 9, 2023

Average power cost a shade under 40 cents per kilowatt-hour in latest Public Utilities Commission decision

Posted: Tuesday, May 9, 2023. 1:49 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The mean electricity rate (MER) paid by customers remains at $0.3999 per kilowatt-hour, with no […]
May 6, 2023

Planned City-wide “Blackout Sunday” postponed

Posted: Saturday, May 6, 2023. 6:18 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Belize City was to sustain on Sunday a planned power outage longer than some can […]
May 2, 2023

“Blackout Sunday” as Belize Electricity Limited announces power system upgrades and maintenance across Old Capital

Posted: Tuesday, May 2, 2023. 7:16 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: This evening, Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) has announced that the power will be interrupted for […]
May 1, 2023

Major blackout in Toledo district after Minister Oscar Requena crashes vehicle into lamp post

Posted: Monday, May 1, 2023. 10:53 am CST. By Breaking Belize News Staff: Several communities in the Toledo District had an unplanned power outage last night, […]
March 20, 2023

Broken electrical post catches fire on George Price Highway; BEL dispatches crew to fix it

Posted: Monday, March 20, 2023. 10:40 am CST. By Benjamin Flowers: Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) personnel were on the George Price Highway today in an early […]
March 12, 2023

BEL investigating unplanned power outage in Cayo, Stann Creek and Toledo Districts

Posted: Sunday, March 12, 2023. 4:40 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) has dispatched crews to investigate an unplanned power outage reported earlier […]
March 3, 2023

Belize Energy Workers Union (BEWU) announces and mourns passing of Brian Perez

Posted: Friday, March 3, 2023. 2:51 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Belize Energy Workers Union (BEWU), the trade union representing employees of Belize Electricity Limited […]
January 20, 2023

Most of downtown area of Belize City without power due to traffic accident

Posted: Friday, January 20, 2023. 11:38 am CST. By Aaron Humes: There is an emergency power outage across most of downtown Belize City between Regent Street […]