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News for Jamaica

Electricity Net Billing Resumes April 11 — Energy ministry

Minister of Science Energy & Technology (MSET) Dr Andrew Wheatley Kingston, Jamaica – Customers of Jamaica Public Service (JPS) will again be able to apply for licences to sell their excess electricity generated from renewable energy sources to the grid as of April 11, 2016. Minister of Science Energy & Technology (MSET)...

ATL Promotes Benefits Of Energy-Efficient Alternatives

Appliance Traders Limited (ATL) last week launched a discussion series on the benefits of energy-efficient alternatives to businesses and households. The first in the Signature Lecture Series dealt with the topic ‘Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) Air-Conditioning Systems’. The event, held at the Courtyard by Marriott in New Kingston, saw solid...

The Caribbean: Trudging Along 100 Days Post Climate Talks

sulphur_springs1.jpg_1718483346March 30, 2016         Just over 3 months after the Paris Climate Talks, Caribbean governments say survival depends on climate change mitigation and adaptation. The 15-member Caribbean Community grouping took the December 2015 Climate Talks very seriously. Those small island states had maintained...