Public Works Minister Updated on Once-a-Week Garbage Collection & Five New Trucks

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Public Works Minister Lieutenant-Colonel David Burch met with senior members of the Waste Management team to assess the current collection schedule earlier today. During the meeting the team reviewed the survey results from the front line workers and Minister Burch received an update on the once a... Readmore

Public Invited to World Heritage Management Planning Session

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - The Bermuda World Heritage Site Management Committee of Bermuda is excited to welcome the community to an open consultation session to take place the evening of Wednesday January 23rd, at which the committee will seek public input for the 2020 to 2025 management plan for ... Readmore

BELCO: Two-Roads-Closed-For-More-Than-a-Year-For-Redevelopment

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The Bermuda Electric Light Company announced today that two roads will be closed for more than a year while the North Power Plant is constructed at Belco. Tribe Road #2, between St John’s Road and Cemetery Road; and Cemetery Road, between Cemetery Lane and the bridge to Gorham’s Limited, will... Readmore

Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day Garbage Collection Schedule

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The Ministry of Public Works is advising of the following changes in garbage collection due to the Christmas day, Boxing day, and New Year’s day holidays: Christmas Day: Garbage normally collected on Tuesday, 25 Decemberwill be collected on Thursday, 27 December Thursday, 27 December gar... Readmore

Public Consultation Begins on Draft Bermuda Plan 2018

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Home Affairs Minister Walter Roban today unveiled the Draft Bermuda Plan 2018 for public consultation. Speaking at a news conference Mr Roban said the plan calls for improved sidewalks around schools and "more farmers' markets that we hope will sell more healthy food". "Local food production i... Readmore

Minister Attends Final Day of Environmental Youth Conference

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Public Works Minister, Lieutenant-Colonel David Burch recently attended the final day of the two-day Bermuda Zoological Society (BZS) biennial Environment Youth Conference. The theme of the event, held at the Bermuda Aquarium, Musuem & Zoo last week focused on 'The Importance of Preservi... Readmore

Energy Summit Seeks to Strengthen Bermuda’s Resilience

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The Department of Energy held the 2018 Energy Summit at the Hamilton Princess Hotel this week. Under the theme of 'Toward a Resilient Bermuda’,  the Summit was held in observance of CARICOM Energy Month, which is November. Present at the Summit were members of Government, representativ... Readmore

Environmentalists to Host Public Meeting on Bermuda’s Energy Future on Thursday

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Greenrock and BE Solar has joined forces to encourage Bermuda's public to get their views heard before a final decision is made on Bermuda's energy future. They will be hosting a public meeting this Thursday, November 8 at St Paul’s Centennial Hall in Hamilton from 5:30pm, A public discussio... Readmore

Regulatory Authority on Electricity Retail Tariff Review

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October 30, 2018: Hamilton, Bermuda – Bermuda Electric Light Company (BELCO) has been instructed by the Regulatory Authority (Authority) to initiate a rate review, which will assess all costs associated with producing and distributing electricity. This will result in an updated rate per kilowatt h... Readmore

RA: Feed-In Tariff Review Now in Progress

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The Regulatory Authority of Bermuda (Authority) has started the Feed-In Tariff (FIT) review process this week that will result in a FIT being set 2019. this follows the issuance fo the General Determination (GD) for the Feed-In which can be seen on the Authority’s website. A spokesperson sai... Readmore