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

Jun 25, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (Wednesday, June 20, 2018) - FortisTCI is pleased to recognize Jr. Business Analyst TeAnn Thomas for the successful completion of a Master's degree in Development Economics (MDE) from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. TeAnn received her degree on June 1, 2018, furthering her progress toward becoming an economist.
Jun 7, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (Thursday, June 7, 2018) - FortisTCI announces a formal partnership with the Turks and Caicos Islands Government (TCIG) for the installation of closed circuit television (CCTV) camera equipment on utility poles in Providenciales. As a part of the joint agreement signed on Tuesday, June 5, TCIG will pay for the energy usage of the cameras and FortisTCI will waive all pole attachment fees over the next three years.
May 31, 2018
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (Thursday, May 24, 2018) - FortisTCI is pressing ahead with the integration of solar power generation in the TCI, recently commissioning two grid-tied photovoltaic (PV) systems in Providenciales in partnership with Global Management Co. Ltd, also known as Aircool. Together, the two PV systems equal approximately 250KW spanning 20,000 square feet of rooftop space and were installed by local contractor Green Revolution.
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.