Topics of Interest

Lower Maintenance Cellular PVC Products for our Climate

Today’s consumers demand lower  maintenance, sustainable building products that last.  Manufacturers have responded to this need by offering non-wood alternatives for doors, siding, decking and more.  Exterior trim is the most recent category to experience a major shift from wood to alternative materials. Traditional wood products used in exterior applications experience many challenges: Wood products […]

Call to allow Net Metering for Businesses and Residential Properties

 Tribune Business – September 23rd 2014 Confusion reigns over the Government’s intentions for ‘Net Metering’ vs ‘Net Billing’  nhartnell@tribunemedia.net   The Government was last night warned that its energy self-generation initiative would cause “some confusion” without further clarification, although it  was praised for getting renewables “out of the starting blocks”.  Guilden Gilbert, vice-president of Alternative Power […]

Bahamas Renewable Energy Self-Gen Regs

 Bahamas Renewable Energy Self Generation Program Under the Electricity Act and Regulations amendments made in 2015 the option was made available for customers to have Grid Tied Renewable Energy (RE) systems. However these modification also require that these systems be subject to an application, inspection and approval process. This approach has been established to ensure […]