Renewable energy for Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico is not prepared for another hurricane. A year ago, Hurricane María obliterated the island's electric grid, leading to the longest power outage in U.S. history. This disrupted medical care for thousands and contributed to an estimated 2975 ...
Why Chef José Andrés Set Up a Kitchen in Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria
Beginning first with hospital employees, Andrés and his team fed resource-deprived Puerto Ricans at a time when the Federal Emergency Management Agency's lackluster response to the island's tremendous need left many vulnerable residents hungry.
Only way to truly help Puerto Rico recover is by voting in NovemberOrlando Sentinel
Puerto Ricans want a clean and just energy futureEqual Times
Congress should extend the Child Tax Credit to families in Puerto RicoThe Hill
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Bad Bunny Dedicates ‘Estamos Bien’ to Puerto Rico’s Hurricane Maria Victims on ‘Tonight Show’: Watch – Billboard
Bad Bunny Dedicates 'Estamos Bien' to Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria Victims on 'Tonight Show': Watch
Bad Bunny made his late-night TV debut on The Tonight Show on Wednesday, and he used the opportunity to remind viewers of the horrific aftermath of Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria. The Latin trap and reggaeton singer performed "Estamos Bien,” and ...
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Puerto Rico's Governor Pushes Back on Trump With Calls for Statehood
Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rosselló is not shy about advocating for the island's potential future as a U.S. state. At Skift Global Forum, he reminded us that the travel industry has a duty to fight injustice and build connections despite political drama.
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McKinsey Advises Puerto Rico on Debt. It May Profit on the Outcome.
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McKinsey & Company is advising the Puerto Rican government on a financial overhaul to lighten its crippling debts — a process that will determine how much money the bankrupt territory's creditors recoup on their investments. The giant consulting firm ...
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The consulting firm is determining how much money is available to repay the island’s lenders. One of those lenders is McKinsey.Read More »
13WHAM-TVFeds: Man Wanted in Puerto Rico Captured in RochesterU.S. News & World ReportFeds: Man Wanted in Puerto Rico Captured in Rochester. Federal officials say a 26-year-old man wanted for the attempted murder of a police officer in Puerto Rico has ...Read More »
Study: Post-Maria contracts go to mainland, not Puerto Rico
A study published Wednesday found that the bulk of federal funds slated for post-hurricane reconstruction efforts in Puerto Rico are going to mainland companies despite a federal provision that states local companies should receive priority. Of the ...
One Year After Maria, Puerto Rico's Young Restaurateurs Hope to Grow CommunityEater
Most federal contracts for Puerto Rico recovery go to US-based, not local companiesNBCNews.com
A year after Maria, Puerto Ricans say tarp-roofs, power outages and PTSD are now a part of lifeVICE News
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New York TimesUtilities Helped Puerto Rico Fix Its Power Grid. Now They Face Hefty Tax Bills.New York TimesWhen nearly the entire power grid of Puerto Rico was knocked out by a pair of ferocious hurricanes last year, utility companies from across the U...Read More »
RELEASE: Puerto Rico Needs to Create Regulatory Structures That Will Allow It to Provide Clean, Reliable, and … – Center For American Progress
RELEASE: Puerto Rico Needs to Create Regulatory Structures That Will Allow It to Provide Clean, Reliable, and ...
Center For American Progress
Washington, D.C. — To improve Puerto Rico's electricity grid and better prepare for the next storm, a new Center for American Progress report recommends that policymakers in Puerto Rico maintain an independent regulatory agency and strengthen it in ...