Handing-Over Ceremony for Solar Photovoltaic Power System

// December 22nd, 2012 //

Solar Event Programm The HELP Jamaica! Education Center is happy to announce the completion of its photovoltaic solar system. The official opening ceremony was held on-site on Thursday, December 13, 2012.

In the presence of The Honourable Phillip Paulwell (Minister for Mining, Energy & ICT), Senator The Honourable Arnold Joseph Nicholson (Minister of Foreign Affairs & Foreign Trade), and German Ambassador Josef Beck our new solar photovoltaic power system was formally handed over and introduced to the media and public. Children, parents, staff and supporters joined the distinguished guests in a cheerful function that was highlighted by the unveiling of the power processor.

Solar Panels on our roof Handing-Over Ceremony The moment has come to lift the curtain


Group picture with German Ambassador & Mr Oerbekke of RED Through the generous donation by the German Embassy HELP Jamaica! received both brand new panels and an electronic system, and is now able to sustain itself with solar energy. The equipment was delivered and installed through RED (Renewable Energy Developers), a Dutch company based in Montego Bay, mid-November and is already in operation.

The green project does not only help to reduce costs on electricity but furthermore promotes the Education Center as a role-model for renewable energy to give the people in the surrounding communities an understanding of photovoltaic power, its ecological benefits and diverse usability.

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