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New Company, Same Woes: Puerto Rico Suffers Power Outages
Customers cannot even get ahold of the company.
Jun 11th, 2021
Puerto Rico Loses $2.6M in Scam
The territory remains mired in a 13-year recession that has forced the government to cut back on some services.
Feb 13th, 2020
Food & Beverage
Puerto Ricans Struggling to Buy Food
Federal funds that help Puerto Ricans buy food and recover from Hurricane Maria dwindle despite pleas from the U.S. territory.
Mar 29th, 2019
Puerto Rico to Rebuild with AI, IoT
A technology center being built with help from Intel, AT&T, IBM, Microsoft and HP will look to create smart cities with technologies that might detect flooding.
Mar 12th, 2019
Plans for Puerto Rico Power Hit Snag
Senators on Monday balked at the bill.
Jan 29th, 2019
Tesla Helps Puerto Rico Go Solar
Businesses are embracing solar energy, trying to wean off a state-owned power company that is unreliable and dependent on imported petroleum.
Jul 26th, 2018
Company on 3rd CEO in 2 Weeks
The previous CEO lasted a single day.
Jul 20th, 2018
Puerto Ricans Return to Power Grid
It's slow work that has stretched nearly two months past the deadline (some people have been without power for almost a year).
Jul 16th, 2018
Blackout Hits Puerto Rico
The failure came amid warnings from officials that the power company was struggling to remain operational.
Mar 2nd, 2018
Crews to Leave Puerto Rico
A $750 million federal contract is running out of money, despite nearly a quarter of a million people remaining in the dark.
Feb 22nd, 2018
More Equipment, Crews Head to Puerto Rico
More than 40 percent of people remain in the dark nearly four months after the storm.
Jan 9th, 2018
Whitefish Stops Work, Waits for $83M
Puerto Rico has not paid crews as part of a contract that led to accusations of overcharging and incompetence.
Nov 21st, 2017