Release Date: 
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 11:30

Chairman of the Jamaica Labour Party and Shadow Minister on Mining and Energy, Senator Robert Montague, is today insisting that PETROJAM’s Gas Price calculations is in conflict with Government of Jamaica (GOJ) Growth agenda Policy Paper 2015/2016 under the present International Monetary Fund (IMF) agreement.

GOJ Growth Agenda Policy

Release Date: 
Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 09:15

Jamaica Labour Party Shadow Minister of Mining and Energy, Senator Robert Montague, is blasting the government for increasing the price of gasoline by J0.86 per litre on the same day world oil prices were reduced by US$1.54 per barrel.

Release Date: 
Sunday, February 15, 2015 - 11:00

Opposition Spokesman on Mining and Energy, Senator Robert Montague, has said that it is not enough for the Electricity Sector Enterprise Team (ESET) to announce proposals for improving the energy sector, without providing timelines and implementation plans for the projects.

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Monday, February 23, 2015 - 04:15

The Jamaica Labour Party Shadow Minister for Mining and Energy, Senator Robert Montague says he notes recent reported comments by the Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ), pushing for the sale of PETCOM, the government’s petroleum marketing company, and is suggesting that the divestment process be stopped at this time.

Opposition Spokesman on Industry, Investment, Commerce, Energy & Energy, Mr. Karl Samuda, is at this time urging the Jamaica Public Service to quickly restore electricity to sections of Portmore, some of which have been without their power supply since Wednesday.

Release Date: 
Friday, May 16, 2014 - 11:15

Opposition Spokesman on Energy, Karl Samuda, is today expressing outrage at the strategy being employed by the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPSCo.), to temporarily disrupt service to lawful paying customers who live in communities with alleged high levels of electricity theft.