JPS Expands Hydroelectricity Capacity

The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) is to increase its renewable energy capacity with the official commissioning of the new Maggotty hydroelectric power plant in St. Elizabeth. This will increase the number of hydropower stations to nine.

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The plant will add 7.2 megawatts to the national grid. It will also help to reduce Jamaica’s oil imports.

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