All posts in Hurricane María

Puerto Rico has been hit by the most devastating hurricane in the last 80 years. This section includes ongoing coverage in the wake of Hurricane María, and its effects on the island’s different economic sectors.

sonnen microgrid brings power, shelter, relief to Lares farming community
April 18, 2018, 1 Comment

Intelligent residential energy storage provider sonnen announced the commissioning of a solar + smart energy storage mic ...

HUD awards record $18.5B for P.R. hurricane recovery
April 11, 2018, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded a record $18.5 billion to support long-term disaster ...

Walmart donates $1.7M to Food Bank of P.R. after Hurricane María
April 9, 2018, No Comments

As part of its global commitment to fight hunger, and at the local level, following the passage of Hurricanes Irma and M ...

Hurricane Maria’s blow on P.R’s. infrastructure ‘example’ of need to invest
April 6, 2018, No Comments

The catastrophic damages Hurricane María dealt to Puerto Rico’s infrastructure — and its state of disrepair six mon ...

Resident Commissioner, Clinton Foundation join efforts for P.R.’s recovery
April 4, 2018, 1 Comment

Accepting an invitation by former U.S. President Bill Clinton, Puerto Rico’s Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González ...

Liberty, Volcom join to donate clothing to communities in need after Hurricane María
March 27, 2018, No Comments

Liberty Puerto Rico joined Volcom to donate sporting clothing and accessories to people who are still in need after Hurr ...

Retailers: Normalcy returning 6 mo.’s after Hurricane María disruption
March 20, 2018, No Comments

Representatives from Puerto Rico’s retail sector confirmed activity is near normalcy six months after Hurricane María ...

FEMA: 6 mo.’s after María: Progress made in P.R., work continues
March 20, 2018, No Comments

Six months after Hurricane María devastated Puerto Rico, power and water have been restored in most communities, millio ...

Center for American Progress unveils ‘P.R. Relief and Economic Policy Initiative’
March 16, 2018, No Comments

The Center for American Progress has launched the “Puerto Rico Relief and Economic Policy Initiative,” a program tha ...

$2.2B in federal aid approved for P.R. households, businesses
March 8, 2018, No Comments

With two weeks remaining before the deadline to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, more than $2.2 bi ...