Monthly Archives: May 2013

Sterling To Arrange Local Financing For LNG Bidder – OUR Sets New Project Deadlines

Kevin Richards, Sterling's vice-president of sales and marketing. - File Marcella Scarlett, Business Report Sterling Asset Management Limited has been tapped to arrange US$50 million of financing for joint-venture partners Azurest Partners LLC and Cambridge Project Development Inc, if the companies emerge as the preferred bidder for the LNG-compatible plant, the local investment firm has [...]

By | 2013-05-31T10:10:40+00:00 May 31st, 2013|

Energy solutions expo for MoBay

MONTEGO BAY, St James - Western Jamaicans wanting to explore business opportunities in the island's energy sector are being facilitated at an Energy Panel Discussion and Exhibition titled

By | 2013-05-31T10:07:06+00:00 May 31st, 2013|

Reducefuel Prices For AllJamaicans – Mair

GREGORY MAIR, the opposition spokesman on energy, is pushing for a level playing field in the pricing of heavy fuel oil sold by Petrojam to the bauxite industry as against the Jamaica Public Service (JPS), and, by extension, the Jamaican consumer. In his contribution to the Sectoral Debate in Parliament on Tuesday, Mair contended that [...]

By | 2013-05-30T12:44:15+00:00 May 30th, 2013|

Guyana Says PetroCaribe Provides Significant Benefits

Prime Minister Samuel Hinds says Guyana has benefitted significantly from the Venezuelan oil initiative, PetroCaribe, launched in 2005. Hinds, speaking during a programme on the state-owned National Communications Network, said the initiative came at a time when many Caribbean countries were having difficulties purchasing petroleum given the high prices on the world market. Under the [...]

By | 2013-05-28T11:20:32+00:00 May 28th, 2013|

Poll Results: The energy initiative

Have you been monitoring your energy consumption with a view to reducing monthly bills? Yes, I have installed energy saving devices 40.38% Somewhat, every so often I try to cut down on my energy use 38.5% No, I still have to pay whether or not I use it 21.13% Read more:

By | 2013-05-28T09:17:49+00:00 May 28th, 2013|

JPS, ATL partner on energy-saving retail products

THE Jamaica Public Service (JPS) and appliance giants Appliance Traders Limited (ATL) have partnered to provide energy-saving products and services to customers. The partnership, which was sealed in a Memorandum of Understanding yesterday, will see ATL extending its distribution of alternative and energy-efficient products through the JPS's eStore. ATL Group CEO and Deputy Chairman Adam [...]

By | 2013-05-22T09:29:00+00:00 May 22nd, 2013|