Phillip Paulwell

Type: Person
Name: Phillip Paulwell
Title: Minister - Ministry of Commerce, Science and Technology (with Energy) (Jamaica)
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Consumer Group concerned about changes to EWI license

Following the signing and issuing of a license to Energy World International (EWI) on Monday by Energy Minister Phillip Paulwell, the Consumer Advisory Committee on Utilities (CACU) is concerned ... ... [Published Big News Network - 14 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Jamaica Awards License to Build Natural Gas Plant

Jamaica’s Energy Minister Phillip Paulwell announced Hong Kong-based Energy World International had won a license April 14 to construct a natural gas plant to supply the island nation with 381 megawatts of power . . . Paulwell called the deal a “game ... [Published Lignet - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 5 reports

Opposition welcomes grant of licence to EWI

The opposition Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has welcomed the decision of the Government of Jamaica to grant a licence to Energy World International (EWI) for the establishment of a new power plant.The 381 megawatt plant will supply liquified natural gas ... [Published RJR News Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

JPS: No to flat rate for electricity thieves

Kelly Tomblin, the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS), says the utility company does not support a flat rate for people who are now stealing electricity.The proposal was recently made by Energy Minister ... [Published Power 106 - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

No scrapping energy watchdog - Paulwell

Energy Minister Phillip Paulwell yesterday dismissed suggestions he was on the verge of disbanding the Energy Monitoring Committee (EMC)."There is no intent to disband the EMC," Paulwell told The Gleaner after the scheduled start of yesterday's Cabinet ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Byles wants "open mind" regarding coal

Richard Byles, Co-Chair of Jamaica’s Economic Programme Oversight Committee (EPOC) wants Jamaicans to have an open mind concerning the possible introduction of coal as a fuel source to generate electricity. He was speaking on Monday, during his regular ... [Published RJR News Online - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 4 reports

Reports on disbanding of EMC dismissed

Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell has dismissed reports that he will be disbanding the Energy Monitoring Committee (EMC) this week.“I am quite startled by the report because the EMC was established by the Cabinet of Jamaica and only the Cabinet can dismantle ... [Published RJR News Online - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Paulwell's shocking JPS proposal

PHILLIP PAULWELL needs to focus his sights almost exclusively on lowering Jamaica's energy bill and ensuring the revival of the country's bauxite sector. While it is the case that he has developed a reputation of being somewhat of a Mr Fix-it, the aforementioned ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Gov't poised to disband energy monitoring committee

Sunday Gleaner sources say based on its mandate, the life of the committee is to come to an end as soon as Energy Minister Phillip Paulwell signs the licence for Energy World International (EWI) to do the project.There has been no word from Paulwell on ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

ENERGY WORLD GETS DOWN TO BUSINESS

Energy World International's Managing Director and Chairman Stewart Elliot points to where the Liquefied Natural Gas storage tank will be located when the company begins construction of its electricity generating project soon. Elliot was on a tour of ... [Published Jamaica Observer - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 3 reports

Paulwell lucky Persad-Bissessar isn't his PM

Dear Editor,I listened in utter amazement to the first story carried on the midday news by Radio Jamaica on 10th April 2014. The voice I heard sounded like that of Minister Phillip Paulwell, but I still cannot believe that such a suggestion could have ... [Published Jamaica Observer - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 3 reports

Phillip Paulwell heads back to Jamaica to make EWI decision

Energy Minister Phillip Paulwell is to return to the island today with his most immediate task being to make a decision on the recommendation that Energy World International (EWI) be granted a licence to supply 381 megawatts of generating capacity to ... [Published Power 106 - Apr 01 2014]

Quotes

"they now have the power to establish this 381 megawatt electricity plant, using natural gas" Paulwell told RJR News on Tuesday afternoon
"the project will be implemented over a period of 26 months so that by mid 2016 customers of jps will already be benefiting from reduced electricity cost" Paulwell said in a statement
"There is no intent to disband the EMC," Paulwell told The Gleaner after the scheduled start of yesterday's Cabinet meeting. "the emc is not creating any problem for the government" he added
"it is my view - and i do intend to make a submission to the office of utilities regulations (our) in their current review - that in relation to the thousands of persons who are now stealing electricity, that there be a determination of a flat rate, say, about $2,000 per month, to get people in the habit of starting to pay something, so that when we get to the price reduction that we have to get to when new capacity comes on stream, they will be then called upon to pay the real cost" Paulwell added

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Consumer Group concerned about changes to EWI l... [Published Big News Network - 14 hours ago]
Jamaica Awards License to Build Natural Gas Plant [Published Lignet - 14 hours ago]
Consumer Group concerned about changes to EWI l... [Published RJR News Online - Apr 17 2014]
MARUBENI : Ewi said to adjust lng project [Published 4 Traders - Apr 17 2014]
Opposition welcomes grant of licence to EWI [Published RJR News Online - Apr 16 2014]
JPS: No to flat rate for electricity thieves [Published Power 106 - Apr 16 2014]
Paulwell issues energy licence, but silent on s... [Published Jamaica Observer - Apr 16 2014]
EWI granted license to supply power to JPS [Published RJR News Online - Apr 16 2014]
Paulwell grants license to EWI for 381 Mega Wat... [Published Power 106 - Apr 15 2014]
EWI gets Licence [Published RJR News Online - Apr 15 2014]
JPS wants stiffer penalties for electricity thi... [Published Power 106 - Apr 15 2014]
No scrapping energy watchdog - Paulwell [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Apr 15 2014]
Byles wants "open mind" regarding coal [Published RJR News Online - Apr 15 2014]
Reports on disbanding of EMC dismissed [Published RJR News Online - Apr 14 2014]
Paulwell says no intent to disband Energy Monit... [Published Power 106 - Apr 14 2014]
"Don't disband EMC!" [Published RJR News Online - Apr 14 2014]
Disquiet among private sector over reports of m... [Published RJR News Online - Apr 14 2014]
Paulwell's shocking JPS proposal [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Apr 14 2014]
Disquiet over reports of EMC's disbandment [Published Power 106 - Apr 13 2014]
ENERGY WORLD GETS DOWN TO BUSINESS [Published Jamaica Observer - Apr 13 2014]
Gov't poised to disband energy monitoring commi... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Apr 13 2014]
Paulwell lucky Persad-Bissessar isn't his PM [Published Jamaica Observer - Apr 11 2014]
Ja to explore conversion of waste to energy [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Apr 11 2014]
Electricity to garbage project being resuscitated [Published Big News Network - Apr 11 2014]
Electricity to garbage project being resuscitated [Published RJR News Online - Apr 11 2014]
Paulwell proposes flat rate for electricity thi... [Published Big News Network - Apr 10 2014]
Energy Minister surprised by UC Rusal's oversea... [Published Power 106 - Apr 10 2014]
Paulwell proposes flat rate for electricity thi... [Published RJR News Online - Apr 10 2014]
Jamaica can be leader in ganja research, says C... [Published Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation - Apr 09 2014]
Jamaica : DIGICEL JAMAICA and LIME declare to b... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 08 2014]
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