Image Of The Week: JPS Blackout


Our image of the week is taken from Today’s Sunday Gleaner: Rolling Blackouts Could Return By 2015

The caption read:  The lighted parking lot of The Gleaner Company Ltd provides a huge contrast to the view of the rest of the city which, along with the rest of the island, was plunged into darkness during a JPS blackout. – Ian Allen/Staff Photographer

The story said:  Energy Minister Phillip Paulwell has admitted that the country could return to a period of frequent power outages if steps to replace the ageing and inefficient Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) generators are not done by 2015.….read more at

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