Residents of St Johns Road, Spanish Town, Without Electricity After Illegal Connections Destroy Another Transformer

October 2, 2021 Residents of St Johns Road in Spanish Town, St Catherine, have been left without electricity after illegal connections destroyed another transformer serving the community. The transformer was destroyed when it became overloaded by illegitimate users connecting lines to the JPS electrical infrastructure. This transformer was only recently installed, on September 19, 2021. […]

Residents in Melbrook Heights and Marverly to Benefit from Major JPS Infrastructure Upgrades

More Regularization Targetted July 30, 2021 Residents of Melbrook Heights Phase 2 in Harbour View, St. Andrew and Marverly in Kingston, are set to benefit from JPS infrastructure upgrades. Under the Company’s Community Renewal arm, the work being undertaken will provide safer and more reliable electricity supply to the communities.  The project is also encouraging regularization by […]

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 […]