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The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica regrets the passing of Dr. Raymond Wright, a former Group Managing Director from 1994-2005 and since 2005, Manager of Special Projects.

Dr. Wright passed away at his home last night after a prolonged illness.

A geologist by profession he was instrumental in the conceptualization and founding of the PCJ in 1979. He had a long and distinguished career in the field of energy and is respected internationally for his contributions to the energy sector especially in the areas of renewable energy and oil and gas exploration. He authored several books including Energy: The New Agenda and Jamaica’s Energy.

The PCJ expresses its sincere condolences to his family, friends and the many persons that have been touched by his life.

Dr. Wright was seventy-one years old.

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