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Petroleum gas prices drop

Mon, August 20, 2012 – 9:07 AM Barbadians are paying less for liquefied petroleum gas. The 100-pound cylinder will now cost $168.94 – a saving of $3.68; the 25-pound cylinder will retail [...]...
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LNG delay understandable

Published: Sunday | August 19, 2012 The former head of the Government’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) steering committee Chris Zacca, is downplaying the impact of the extended delay in the introduction [...]...
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LNG UNCERTAINTY

Published: Sunday | August 19, 2012   Lower energy prices up in the air! The Government’s long-announced plan to introduce liquefied natural gas (LNG) as one measure to reduce electricity rates remains in [...]...
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JPS Q2 profit slides, avoids monopoly

Published: Friday | August 17, 2012 Energy Minister Phillip Paulwell (left) is seen here with JPS chairman Hisatsugu Hirai in January 2012 at a reception hosted by Hirai. – File Power provider, [...]...
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CURE concerned about OPM response to energy issues

Published: Thursday August 16, 2012 | 12:33 pm Monique Grange, Assistant News Editor The Gleaner/Power 106 News Centre Lobby group, Citizens United to Reduce Electricity (CURE)is again questioning why the Jamaica Public Service [...]...
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Paulwell to update Jamaica on JPS talks

Published: Thursday August 16, 2012 | 8:49 am The government has announced that energy Minister Phillip Paulwell will shortly be making a statement on his discussions with the Jamaica Public Service [...]...
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Monopoly is best

Published: Wednesday | August 15, 2012 Daraine Luton, Senior Staff Reporter Davis says properly regulated sole energy provider the ideal option for Jamaica DR CARLTON Davis, a special adviser to Prime Minister Portia [...]...
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