JPS in Partnership with Ministry of Local Gov’t and JSIF Increasing Power Access in Steer Town

July 12, 2021 JPS is lauding the partnership between the Ministry of Local Government and the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), as they partner with the light and power company to provide increased access to reliable, safe electricity supply in Steer Town, St. Ann.  The community is one of several special project areas, being targeted […]

JPS Streetlight Programme hit hard by Shortage of Parts – International Suppliers Rescheduling Production Dates

July 1, 2021 The JPS Streetlight Programme has been hit hard by the shortage of parts and supplies used to replace and repair lamps across the country. This shortage has resulted from our international suppliers being impacted by material shortages and disruptions in worldwide shipping logistics since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Consequently, this […]

JPS to Launch Radical Community Renewal Programme on May 26

Early & Consistent Newly Regularized Customers to Get Health Cards, Tablets, Data May 20, 2021 The JPS Community Renewal Programme is taking a radical approach to regularizing new customers in vulnerable communities. The programme will see early and consistent newly regularized customers having access to a choice of social incentives, including health insurance cards, tablets […]

First Public Electric Vehicle Charging Station Opened – Signals Start of Transportation Revolution for Jamaica

    May 7, 2021 This morning (May 7), JPS commissioned the first public electric vehicle charging station on the island. The move signals the anticipated change in the tide of vehicle usage from the traditional internal combustion engine, to electric vehicles (EVs). The EV Charging Station, dubbed the JPS Charge ‘N Go, is located […]

JPS Protection System on Track to Achieving International Certification

Company now in second-phase of ISO certification for Quality Management System April 23, 2021 JPS is on track to achieving globally recognized certification from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), for its System Protection and Control Department.  The process is being conducted through the National Certification Body of Jamaica.  This would translate to ongoing service reliability improvements for […]