The Bahamas


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Bahamas Electricity Corporation
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Work: 242-302-1599
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News for The Bahamas

Renewable Energy Fearing ‘Significant Harm’ From Vat

  Bahamian renewable energy providers yesterday warned of “significant harmful effects” if the sector is subject to 15 per cent Value-Added Tax (VAT), adding that it would undermine a key aspect of government policy.   Philip Holdom, of Alternative Power Supply (Bahamas), told Tribune Business that it “seems strange” that the Government is...

Bahamas Environmental Minister leads National Environmental Conclave

By Gena Gibbs, BIS Nassau, The Bahamas — Developing a sustainable plan for the environment that exceeds the five year election cycle, the Ministry of the Environment met with stakeholders to gather consensus for a meeting of the minds. “I have said before that the environment of our nation is...

Teaching High School Students To Think Green

FREEPORT – Earthcare and Save the Bays have launched an Environmental Education Programme for junior high school students on Grand Bahama. The programme started on Saturday, January 25, with a session on mangrove education at the Mary Star of the Sea Auditorium at noon. Well-known mangrove specialist Martin Keeley, of...