April 30, 2022

Electricity rates to stay the same, Belize Electricity Limited questions who will pay for increases in cost of power

BEL proposed in its submission on April 1 to maintain the current structure “in consideration of the challenging economic times faced by customers and the country’s [...]
April 3, 2022

BEL dispatches crew to address unplanned power outage in the Stann Creek District

BEL said that the outage began at 5:10 a.m. and has affected Alta Vista, Steadfast Community, Middlesex, Valley Community, Middlesex, Kingsville, and the Hummingbird Community.
March 31, 2022

Why buy an electric vehicle? Rave reviews as Belize Electricity Limited launches investment in electric vehicle charging

“We all know that fossil fuels are very bad for the environment, and the countries that typically generate the most fossil fuels have poor, to say [...]
February 27, 2022

Planned power outages in place for Orange Walk District

Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) said that the Orange Walk Town outage began at 7:00 a.m. and will run until 3:00 p.m. Areas affected by this outage [...]
February 26, 2022

BEL announces power outages in Orange Walk Town, District on Sunday, February 27

BEL announced power outages in Orange Walk Town and District for Sunday, February 27, to conduct power line upgrades.
February 24, 2022

European Union assists BEL in funding $11 million Mini-grid Electricity project for five remote villages

The European Union (EU) signed an agreement today with Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) for a Rural Electrification Project which will electrify five remote villages in Belize.
February 8, 2022

BEL uses local, renewable energy sources to re-establish electricity after countrywide blackout caused by Mexican provider failure

“An unexpected interruption in supply from Independent Power Producer (IPP), Mexico’s Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) at Xulha, resulted in a power outage that affected all [...]
February 7, 2022

BEL restoring power in phased approach

“We have commenced restoration and will be doing so in a phase approach. Restoration of power has commenced in Stann Creek District at 7:15PM and portion [...]