JPS Gets USTDA Grant for Smart City Development

October 6, 2020 JPS’ vision for the development of smart cities in Jamaica has received a boost through a technical grant from the United States Trade & Development Agency (USTDA). The parties recently signed a Technical Assistance agreement, which will see the USTDA providing funding to help determine the technical, financial and economic viability of […]

Harbour View Residents Benefitting from Improved JPS Service

Harbour View Residents Benefitting from Improved JPS Service – System upgrade brings new, efficient infrastructure to include Smart LED Streetlights September 30, 2020 Residents of Harbour View in St. Andrew are already experiencing improved service from JPS, as the System Upgrade Project in their community advances. Better quality lighting along roadways, as well as fewer […]

JPS Welcomes New Standpipe Customers to the Grid

JPS is now welcoming new customers on the grid, in the Standpipe community of Liguanea, St. Andrew.  The Company has been working since earlier this year, to regularize over 140 households in addition to the 300 existing customers in the community. Having installed a new system in the area, JPS originally set a target of […]

Sophisticated Electricity Theft Discovered in Smokeyvale, St. Andrew

Sophisticated Electricity Theft Discovered in Smokeyvale, St. Andrew – Crews Also Remove Over 1,455 Pounds of Illegal Connections in Kgn Last weekend, JPS crews carrying out routine meter investigations discovered a sophisticated device used to commit electricity theft. The device was found buried in the backwall of a  large 5 bedroom house in Smokeyvale St. […]