STILL NOT APPROVED: No final decision on GBPC rate increase yet; Rolle says issue is a ‘balancing act’

GBPA claims proposed adjustment would decrease bills for 42% of GBPC customers NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) President Ian Rolle yesterday stressed that the regulator has made no determination regarding the Grand Bahama Power Company’s (GBPC) rate increase application, noting that the issue is a “balancing act”. Rolle, who was addressing a […]

GB advocacy group urges consumers to pressure regulator against power company’s rate increase application

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A Grand Bahama advocacy group has launched a campaign to urge Grand Bahama Power Company customers to advocate for its regulator to deny its rate adjustment application. Paster Eddie Victor, head of the Coalition for Concerned Citizens, addressed a virtual town meeting on Tuesday night. “We have to draw a line in […]

THE PEOPLE ARE SAYING ‘NO’: Advocacy group calls for rejection of GB power company’s rate increase proposal

“We have been advocating for years for electricity costs to be lowered on the island” FREEPORT, GRAND BAHAMA — A Grand Bahama advocacy group yesterday argued that any proposed rate increase for the island’s power company should be rejected, noting that the economic and social condition of the island is “the worst it has ever […]