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Electricity restored to 75 percent of customers in Puerto Rico, according to Utility

http://abcnews.go.com/US/electricity-restored-75-percent-customers-puerto-rico-utility/story?id=53005459 Electricity restored to 75 percent of customers in Puerto Rico: Utility By M.L. NESTEL Feb 11, 2018, 6:30 PM ET Carlos Giusti/APPublic Works Sub-Director Ramon Mendez, wearing hard hat, directs locals who are municipal workers, Eliezer Nazario, holding rope, … Continue reading

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Armed Federal Agents Enter Warehouse in Puerto Rico to Seize Hoarded Electric Equipment

Who is responsible for creating the artificial shortage by the withholding of supplies and why? https://theintercept.com/2018/01/10/puerto-rico-electricity-prepa-hurricane-maria Armed Federal Agents Enter Warehouse in Puerto Rico to Seize Hoarded Electric Equipment Kate Aronoff January 10 2018, 11:38 a.m. On Saturday, a day after … Continue reading

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Power recovery: Contracts ten times more expensive

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/powerrecoverycontractstentimesmoreexpensive-2368801 Power recovery: Contracts ten times more expensive The agreements granted by PREPA to two private companies for the repair the electricity network add up to $500 million and could increase Wednesday, October 25, 2017 – 10:15 AM By Joanisabel … Continue reading

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No Wonder Puerto Rico Is Bust: The Venezuelan Mistake

  http://www.forbes.com/sites/timworstall/2016/02/02/no-wonder-puerto-rico-is-bust-the-venezuelan-mistake/#25861592e35e Feb 2, 2016 @ 01:01 PM 1,264 views No Wonder Puerto Rico Is Bust: The Venezuelan Mistake Tim Worstall , Contributor I have opinions about economics, finance and public policy. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. … Continue reading

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