Press Releases

CUSTOMER CARE 649-946-4313

Fiscal 2018 (January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018)

May 7, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (Thursday, May 3, 2018) - A new Wärtsilä generator arrived at FortisTCI's Providenciales site on Leeward Highway today, the first phase of the company's generation expansion program outlined in its Integrated Resource Plan (IRP). The purchase ensures that FortisTCI is prepared to meet projected growth in electricity demand from 2019, and into the future. Having a world-class electricity system gives the Turks and Caicos Islands a competitive advantage for inward investment.
May 3, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (Thursday, April 26, 2018) - FortisTCI has announced a series of promotions of executives, technical and support staff across its Corporate Services and Operations divisions to support the Company's management team and to help develop employees in various departments.
Apr 20, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (Thursday, April 19, 2018) - FortisTCI recently landed the first electric car in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) as part of the company's electric vehicle (EV) and charging station pilot program. The program includes a six-to-12 month feasibility study that will provide insight into this new technology for interested customers in the TCI.
Mar 14, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (March 8, 2018) - TeAndra Thomas, Junior Energy Production Engineer and Caltricia Hamilton-Evans, T&D Engineering Assistant at FortisTCI, received a pleasant surprise on Thursday, March 8 when Hon. Premier Sharlene Cartwright-Robinson and Minister of Infrastructure, Housing and Planning, Hon. Goldray Ewing visited the company and made a special presentation to them for being trailblazers and excelling in career paths considered unconventional for women.
Mar 14, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (March 9, 2018) -FortisTCI is pleased to announce winners of the 2018 FortisTCI National Primary and High School Science Quiz competitions, held in conjunction with the Ministry of Education on Providenciales from Wednesday, March 7 to March 8.
Mar 6, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (February 28, 2018) - FortisTCI, along with the Department of Education, is hosting a training workshop for teachers involved in science education in local primary and high schools.
Mar 6, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (February 28, 2018) - Local businessman and owner of Lew 1 Shipping, Mr. Llewellyn Handfield, whose photo appears on the cover of the 2018 FortisTCI calendar, was recently presented with a framed copy of the calendar as a keepsake and in appreciation for his services to the company during last year's hurricane recovery period.
Jan 12, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (January 10, 2018) - The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today presented FortisTCI with the association's "Emergency Recovery Award" for its outstanding power restoration efforts after Hurricane Irma in September 2017.

Fiscal 2017 (January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017)

Nov 16, 2017
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (Thursday, November 16, 2017) FortisTCI (the Company) is sending a five-member crew from the Turks and Caicos Islands to assist with the restoration of electricity in Dominica, the Company announced today. It was in mid-September that Hurricane Maria, a destructive category 5 storm, wreaked havoc on the country, destroying infrastructure, demolishing homes and killing more than 25 people.
Nov 7, 2017
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (Tuesday, November 7, 2017) FortisTCI announced today that electricity is now restored to all customers throughout the Turks and Caicos Islands that can currently receive it, bringing to a close all major electricity restoration efforts related to Hurricanes Irma and Maria. This announcement comes shortly after final work on rebuilding sections of the transmission and distribution networks on Grand Turk and Salt Cay, two of the hardest hit islands, concluded yesterday.