Electric Vehicles Would Save Jamaica Millions of Dollars – IDB

April 8, 2021 “If Jamaica were to electrify 12 to 16% of its private and public fleets, the economy would benefit from approximately 2% of the GDP.”  This recent revelation came from Therese Turner-Jones, the General Manager of the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Country Department Caribbean Group and Jamaica Country Representative.  Ms. Turner-Jones was speaking […]

JPS Working in 9 Communities to Help Persons become Legal Customers Residents Encouraged to get premises wired and passed for legalization

March 10, 2021  JPS will be working in nine (9) communities over the next 6 months, to help persons become legal customers.  This will take place through an upgrade of the electricity infrastructure serving these areas, in addition to discussions with key stakeholders, including political representatives.  The upgrade will result in improved power quality, safer […]

First natural gas delivery to CB Group’s 10MW plant set for June

New Fortress Energy (NFE) is anticipating its first delivery of natural gas to Caribbean Broilers’ 10MW combined heat and power plant in June when it will become commercially operational. The plant — which is now under construction at CB Group’s new US$120-million agro-complex in Hill Run, St Catherine, known as ‘The Nest’ — is the result of a tripartite deal […]