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.

Florida Power & Light joins industry experts to help light up PR
December 12, 2017, No Comments

Florida Power & Light Company announced that a 10-person team of restoration experts traveled to Puerto Rico this past ...

PR’s post-María landscape presents new challenges, opportunities
December 11, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s economic landscape post-Hurricane María presents a new set of challenges and opportunities to reshape b ...

7 US electric power ‘incident management’ teams in PR to help PREPA
December 11, 2017, No Comments

The electric power industry deployed a contingent of seven incident management teams (IMTs) to Puerto Rico this weeken ...

Virginia-based co. lays out $1B initiative to build ‘water resilience’ in PR
December 11, 2017, No Comments

With more than half of Puerto Rico still without water, a Virginia entrepreneur has proposed to President Trump and ...

USACE adds $265M to contract with Fluor Corp.; Whitefish finishes work
December 7, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Engineering and Support Center in Huntsville, Alabama, awarded a $265 million ...

PR Gov. Rosselló unveils new energy storage systems for Vieques, Culebra  
December 6, 2017, 2 Comments

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló announced the development of six projects that combine solar photovoltaic and Tesla e ...

Wireless co’s are 82% to 95% back online, but still fighting vandalism
December 4, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s wireless telecom providers have restored between 82 percent and 95 percent of services to sites ravaged ...

Remote Area Medical deploys medical team to offer free care to PR
December 4, 2017, 2 Comments

Remote Area Medical-RAM, the largest nongovernmental organization that operates mobile medical clinics delivering free d ...

Insurers to pay out billions in damage by hurricanes Harvey, Irma and María
December 1, 2017, No Comments

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season was the first time three Category 4 hurricanes —Harvey, Irma and María — made la ...

sonnen Foundation for Energy Security installs 1st community solar microgrids
December 1, 2017, No Comments

Intelligent residential energy storage company sonnen, announced the official formation of the sonnen Foundation for Ene ...