Electricity


Inks deal with US-based energy company for natural gas

ENERGY company Jamaica Public Service (JPS) has selected US-based New Fortress Energy as the preferred supplier of natural gas solution for its power plants. The company is now in the process of finalising agreement with Fortress for the supply of gas to facilitate the conversion of its 120-megawatt power plant...

JPS Mandeville hosts Energy Expo

Mandeville, Manchester — In partnership with furniture retailer Courts, the Jamaica Public Service’s (JPS) eSTORE, hosted an Energy Conservation Exposition on June 5. The event was part of related activities occuring simultaneously in different areas of Region Central, which consists of Manchester, St Catherine, Clarendon and St Ann. On display...

Solar Energy and Rainwater Harvesting Systems for Edith Dalton James High

Education Minister, the Hon. Rev. Ronald Thwaites, has welcomed plans for the installation of solar energy and rainwater harvesting systems at the Edith Dalton James High School, over the next two years, which are expected to significantly reduce the institution’s utility costs. The projects, to be spearheaded by the school’s...