Jamaica


MPC Lists in Jamaica and Trinidad

MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund listed on the Jamaica Stock Exchange on the morning of January 14, the same time as it cross-listed on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange. A total of US$11 million was raised in the MPC Caribbean Clean Energy initial public share offer in December, targeted...

Winston Jones High Tops PCJ Energy Competition

Manchester-based Winston Jones High School yesterday took top-school honours in the 2017-2018 Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) Schools’ Energy Programme Competition, copping prizes in each of the four categories, outdoing 102 other schools across the island. Launched in 2003, the PCJ Schools Energy Programme Competition is the corporation’s major vehicle...

Hydropower Is An Under-utilized Resource in Jamaica.

4_Energy-Hydropower Discuss this statement, indicating the pros and cons of using this form of energy. Flowing water creates energy that can be harnessed and converted into electricity. This is called hydropower, and as the name suggests, its source is water, (hence the ‘hydro’). Energy from flowing water is arguably the...