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Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd – Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2017 Update

Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd – Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2017 Update

Summary

The report contains a detailed description of the power generation company’s business operations, history, corporate strategy, and business structure. This report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on key employees (executives), and major products and services.

Scope

  • Major Power Plants (assets) - summarized and detailed information about the power plants (assets).
  • Operational Metrics (capacity, generation, revenue, sales, number of consumers).
  • Business description - A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy - GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT analysis - A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands
  • Key employees - A list of the key executives and personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Financial deals - Coverage of key financial deals from 2006 onwards, depending upon information availability
  • Important locations and subsidiaries - A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.
* Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

Reasons to buy
  • Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research purposes. Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and major products and services are incorporated in the profile to assist in various business decisions (M&A and JV).
  • Identify potential customers and suppliers with this report’s analysis of the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services and business strategy.
  • Understand and respond to competitors’ business structure and strategies with GlobalData’s detailed SWOT analysis. In this, the company’s core strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats are analyzed, providing an up to date objective view of the company.


Company Snapshot
Key Information
Company Overview
SWOT Snapshot
Operational Metrics
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Operational Metrics, By Generation
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Operational Metrics, By Customers
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Operational Metrics, By Segmental Information
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Wind Farms
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Wind Farms, Jamaica
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Solar PV Parks
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Solar PV Parks, Jamaica
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Hydro Power Plants
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Hydro Power Plants, Jamaica
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Thermal Power Plants
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Thermal Power Plants, Jamaica
Business Description
Business Overview
Major Products and Services
History
SWOT Analysis
Overview
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd Strengths
Integrated Operations
Working Capital Surplus
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd Weaknesses
Dependence on Oil and Diesel Plants
Increasing Trade Receivables
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd Opportunities
Strategic Agreements
Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency
Investment Opportunities in Energy Sector: Jamaica
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd Threats
Environmental Laws and Regulations
Transmission and Distribution Network Safety
Operational Issues
Key Employees
Key Employee Biographies
Company Statement
Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Financial Deals Landscape
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Deals Summary
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Power, Deal Details
Asset Transactions
JPS To Build US$594.4 Million Combined Cycle Modern Power Project In Jamaica
Acquisition
Jamaica to Sell 19.9% Stake in Jamaica Public Service
Korea East-West Power Completes Acquisition Of 40% Interest In Jamaica Public Service From Marubeni
Recent Developments
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd - Recent Developments
May 28, 2014: Energy Minister Paulwell to Officially Open New JPS Hydroelectric Power Plant in St. Elizabeth
Dec 04, 2010: West Kingston Power To Construct Thermal Power Plant In Kingston, Jamaica
Feb 08, 2010: JPS Plans To Develop Munro Wind Energy Project
Jan 28, 2010: JPS To Build New Wind Energy Project In Jamaica
Nov 17, 2008: JPS To Build Hydro And Wind Power Projects
Nov 16, 2008: JPS To Build Two Projects To Add More Than 9 MW Of Renewable Energy
Dec 17, 2013: Wood Group GTS completes $2M maintenance and optimization solution for Jamaican power station
Mar 30, 2010: JPS Reports Net Profit Of $42.2 million In 2009
Jun 25, 2009: JPS Reports Operating Revenues Of $988.2 Million In 2008
Dec 18, 2017: JPS System Upgrades for Trelawny and St. Ann Near Completion – Part of US$3.4M Upgrading and Reliability Programme
Jul 30, 2017: Jamaica Public Service to spend US$100 million to reduce energy costs
Jun 19, 2017: JPS Board Approves Ground Breaking Energy Solution for Jamaica
Jun 08, 2017: JPS Board Announces Appointment of New CEO
May 31, 2017: Office of Utilities Regulation orders Jamaica Public Service to take measures for preventing power outage
May 26, 2017: JPS energy storage project request for proposals
May 18, 2017: Jamaica Public Service restores power supply to about 18,000 households
May 09, 2017: New JPS chairman appointed
Apr 07, 2017: Historic Groundbreaking for 190MW Plant set for Friday April 7: JPS
Sep 23, 2016: Request for Proposal Energy Efficiency Conversion Installation and Follow-on Warranty and Maintenance Services
Sep 12, 2016: Jamaica Public Service Company announces request for proposals: Supply of smart LED streetlights
Aug 30, 2016: JPS to Discuss Preliminary Findings of Outage Investigation with OUR
Aug 12, 2016: JPS Spends Over $140M to Repair Streetlights Since the Start of the Year
Aug 05, 2016: JPS announces arrival of Natural Gas for Bogue Power Plant
Jul 14, 2016: JPS Launches J$620M Smart Meter Roll-out 20,000 Customers to Benefit
Jun 13, 2016: Electricity Prices Increase Due to Rising Fuel Costs
Jun 09, 2016: Jamaica Public Service launches desalination unit at Rockfort power plant
Jun 09, 2016: JPS Among Lowest Electricity Rates in the Region
May 09, 2016: Jamaica Public Service Company Selects Silver Spring Networks for Smart Grid Program
May 06, 2016: Bogue Power Plant Now Ready to Use Natural Gas
May 03, 2016: Gary Barrow appointed Chief Technical Officer of JPS
May 03, 2016: Gary Barrow Appointed Chief Technical Officer of JPS
Mar 28, 2016: JPS Advises of Possible Load Shedding While Bogue Power Plant Is Being Converted to Use Natural Gas
Mar 20, 2016: Significant Milestone Reached on 190MW gas-fired Power Plant: JPS
Jan 21, 2016: JPS Commences Conversion Works at Bogue Power Plant
Dec 17, 2015: JPS in Final Stages of Negotiation with Newly Selected Bidder for the 190 MW Plant in Old Harbour
Nov 26, 2015: JPS Stands Prepared with Alternative to Abengoa – 190 MW Plant Remains on Track
Nov 23, 2015: JPS to Host Public Meeting on 190 MW Power Plant
Oct 10, 2015: Launch of Historic Bogue Conversion Project Takes Place On October 13
Sep 17, 2015: 30% Reduction in Electricity Rates in One Year: September 2014 to September 2015
Aug 07, 2015: JPS Invests Over $J1 Billion in Overhaul of Old Harbour Bay Unit – Customers to Benefit from Improved Reliability
Jul 07, 2015: JPS Teams Working to Restore Supply to Sections of Kingston & St Catherine
Jun 29, 2015: JPS Appeals for Proper Balance in Integration of Renewables
Jun 12, 2015: Minna Israel Appointed To JPS Board Of Directors
Jun 09, 2015: GCT on Residential Electricity Usage over 350 kWh Starts This Month
May 22, 2015: JPS’ President & CEO elected to CARILEC Board
May 20, 2015: JPS to Invest $87 million in RAMI upgrades In Flanker and other Communities
Apr 23, 2015: JPS Appoints VP Community Renewal Energy Solutions
Mar 31, 2015: JPS Opens Service Centre and Turns on LED Streetlights in McGregor Gardens
Feb 12, 2015: JPS Customers to Pay Lowest Fuel and IPP Rate in Five Years!
Feb 06, 2015: JPS Committed to 190MW Plant
Jan 23, 2015: JPS Distributes Free Energy Efficient Bulbs to Some Customers
Jan 11, 2015: JPS Receives Innovation Award from JPCA
Dec 18, 2014: Second Largest Hybrid Renewable System in Jamaica Officially Commissioned
Nov 25, 2014: JPS Offers Rewards for Energy Conservation
Nov 21, 2014: JPS & JSIF Historic Agreement To Fight Electricity Theft Gets The Support of Political Leaders
Jun 26, 2014: US$90M Investment in 34MW Wind Power Plant for Jamaica
Apr 15, 2014: EWI secures licence to supply electricity to Jamaica PSC
Aug 09, 2013: OUR opens bids for 360MW power project in Jamaica
Feb 15, 2013: JPS Provides Update On Maggotty Hydro Power Plant Development In Jamaica
Mar 07, 2012: JPS Forms Renewable Energy Integration Group
Mar 05, 2012: JPS Announces Board Changes
Feb 17, 2012: JPS Gives Details Of Plans To Reduce Electricity Cost
Dec 20, 2011: JPS Announces Development Of New Hydroelectric Power Plant In Maggotty, Jamaica
Dec 13, 2011: JPS Welcomes OUR's Approval For Construction Of 360 MW Gas-fired Power Plant In Old Harbour Bay, Jamaica
Oct 14, 2011: JPS Announces Resignation Of Damian Obiglio As President And CEO
Apr 01, 2011: JPS Unveils New Hydroelectric Plan To Maggotty Residents
Mar 14, 2011: JPS To Add 6.3 MW Of Hydropower At Maggotty, Jamaica
Nov 22, 2010: JPS Selects Amperion For Feeder Metering Communications Pilot Project
Oct 15, 2010: JPS Commissions Munro Wind Farm
Oct 11, 2010: JPS To Commission Munro Wind Farm
Sep 10, 2010: JPS Completes Installation Of Wind Turbines At Munro Wind Farm In Jamaica
Jul 14, 2010: JPS Erects First Wind Turbine For Wind Farm In St. Elizabeth, Jamaica
Jun 04, 2010: JPS Announces Arrival Of Wind Turbine Components For Munro Wind Project
Dec 28, 2008: Jamaica Needs 75% More Power: OUR
Sep 15, 2017: Marubeni : Jamaican utility signs PPA for 37MW project
Mar 17, 2017: JPS Signs Power Purchase Agreement with Solar Developer, Eight Rivers Energy
Oct 17, 2016: TSK to build the largest combined cycle plant in Jamaica
Sep 22, 2016: JPS Finalizes Agreement for Equipment and Financing for New Power Plant
Feb 23, 2016: Jamaica Public Service selects OSI for next generation ADMS
Nov 20, 2015: JPS New 190MW Power Plant on Target With Selection of Gas Supplier and Contractor for Plant Construction
Nov 12, 2015: New Fortress Energy to provide LNG for new power station at Old Harbour, Jamaica
Aug 07, 2015: JPS Finalizes Gas Agreement With New Fortress Energy
Jun 15, 2015: JPS Identifies Preferred Gas Supplier for Bogue Power Station
Sep 18, 2014: Historic Power Purchase Agreements signed between JPS and Renewable Energy Providers, including Jamaica’s First Solar Energy IPP
May 30, 2014: WindStream Technologies and Jamaica Public Service Company Expand Their Offerings for Renewable Energy
Jul 23, 2013: Agreement Signed to Bring Cheaper Gas to Bogue Power Plant
Jul 16, 2013: Jamaican Utility Reduces Impact of Major Storms on its Citizens with Ventyx Solutions
Dec 12, 2007: JPS Selects Trilliant For AMI Solutions
Appendix
Report Scope
GlobalData Coverage
Benchmarking
GlobalData’s Methodology
Secondary Research
Primary Research
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Key Facts
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Operational Metrics, Generation
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Operational Metrics, Customers
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Operational Metrics, Segmental Information
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Wind Farms, Jamaica
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Solar PV Parks, Jamaica
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Hydro Power Plants, Jamaica
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Thermal Power Plants, Jamaica
Major Products and Services
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, SWOT Analysis
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Key Employees
Jamaica Public Service Co Ltd, Deals Summary
JPS To Build US$594.4 Million Combined Cycle Modern Power Project In Jamaica
Jamaica to Sell 19.9% Stake in Jamaica Public Service
Korea East-West Power Completes Acquisition Of 40% Interest In Jamaica Public Service From Marubeni

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