Enquiry into JPS Power System Shutdown of July 15, 2006 - Final Report - September 2006

Electricity supply to customers island-wide was disrupted on Saturday July 15, 2006,commencing at 4:16 pm, following the complete collapse of the Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) system. A “Preliminary Technical Report” on the system shutdown prepared by JPS, dated July 27, 2006 was subsequently submitted to the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR). The OUR conducted an initial investigation into the system shutdown and submitted its “Preliminary Findings” in a Report dated August 11,2006.

Sector: 
Electricity
Document Type: 
Enquiries