The high price and lack of reliability of our power is having a serious negative affect on our way of life in Grand Bahama.
As power has become one of the largest percentages of everyone’s monthly expenses, it’s critical that we find solutions to bring the cost of energy down in Grand Bahama. The continued rate increases at GB Power Company are affecting our daily lives and the ability of the island to attract new businesses. Additionally, the role of the Grand Bahama Port Authority as the regulator of all utilities in Freeport has not been fully explained to the population of the island.
What recommendations can you give to cause GB Power to be more efficient by providing a more consistent supply at a lower cost?
Also, what advice can we give to the GBPA to assist it in becoming a better regulator of our utilities?