This EU funded project initiates an Alliance with the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica and the Caribbean Association of Industry and Commerce which is based in Trinidad and Tobago.
The objective of the project is to build private sector capacity in environmental and energy management order to promote a successful regional and national collaborative approach to efficient energy consumption reduced environmental impacts
The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) is urging persons to conserve on their electricity use this Christmas. According to the PCJ persons should use the fall in oil prices on the world market to become complacent. PCJ Group General Manager, Winston Watson, says it is important that Jamaicans use the saving from reduced oil prices […]
Kingsley Thomas, president of the National Water Commission. – File Daraine Luton, Senior Staff Reporter WITH THE National Water Commission (NWC) being the largest single company being served by the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS), the water entity has asked the power company to provide it with preferential rates to help reduce its cost of […]
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