JPS Augments Jamaica’s Hydro Capacity

On March 26th (2014), JPS officially commissioned its 7.2 MW (mega-watts) expansion of the Maggotty hydro electric power plant – the single largest hydro development since independence.  This addition Continue reading →


Jamaica’s Hydroelectric Potential

The paradise island that is sometimes referred to as  “the land of wood and water,” has great hydroelectric potential, this is due mainly to its many rivers, land topography and climate. Out of a list of 120 Continue reading →