OUR Makes Decision on JPS’s 2021 Annual Rate Application
(KINGSTON, Jamaica; 2021 September 14): The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) has made its decision on the 2021 Annual Review Application submitted by the Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) on 2021 May 5. The OUR’s decision took effect 2021 September 1 and will be reflected on customers’ 2021 October bills.
The outcome of the OUR’srate review means an overall average increase of 1.4% in customers’ bills (nonfuel and fuel charges). JPS had requested an average increase of 3.5%. The table below shows the major decisions by the OUR, compared to the requests made by JPS.