The National Petroleum Corporation (NPC) is a statutory body established over 40 years ago with the mandate to manage the distribution of natural gas supply for domestic, commercial and industrial use in Barbados.
Natural gas has been classified as the Bridging Fuel for Barbados on the pathway towards cleaner energy and national energy resilience. Consequently, NPC has expanded its remit into green energy solutions like biomethane and wind energy, Geomatics Services including Ground Penetration Radar whilst simultaneously pursuing greater expansion of natural gas utilization.
The purpose of the Corporation is to provide and maintain a reliable, safe and efficient energy service to customers at a reasonable cost.
The Mission of the Corporation is to provide and maintain a safe, reliable, efficient and competitive energy service to consumers and be instrumental in implementing the Government’s energy policy to improve the quality of life in the community which it serves.