Monthly Archives: October 2018

Make More Climate-Smart And Resilient Houses

Make More Climate-Smart And Resilient Houses

Engineers, who are often ‘the lead’ on major housing development projects, are being urged to construct climate-smart and resilient homes and buildings in Jamaica, by implementing water-adaptation measures, such as water-harvesting systems and water-efficient fixtures. Cicyln Joseph-Johnson, senior project manager at The Jamaica National Group, made that recommendation in her address to participants at Engineers’ Week 2018, which was held…

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Celebrating water bill reduction

Celebrating water bill reduction

Staci Ann Williams, a resident of Portsmouth in Portmore, St Catherine was constantly faced with high water bills; however, today she is happy that the bill is moving in a positive direction, after she installed a high-efficiency shower head received from JN Bank under JN’s Water Project. Williams, who lives with her extended family of 11, said that her family’s water…

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