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Tesla Powerwalls and Powerpacks keep the lights on at 662 locations in Puerto Rico during island-wide blackout, says Elon Musk

  Tesla Powerwalls and Powerpacks keep the lights on at 662 locations in Puerto Rico during island-wide blackout, says Elon Musk Tesla Powerwalls and Powerpacks keep the lights on at 662 locations in Puerto Rico during island-wide blackout, says Elon Musk Fred … Continue reading

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Even before Hurricane Maria hit, Puerto Rico was a mess

https://www.economist.com/news/united-states/21730432-even-hurricane-maria-hit-it-was-mess-story-puerto-ricos-power-grid Even before Hurricane Maria hit, it was a mess Oct 19th 2017 | SALINAS IN A room beneath the smokestacks of the Aguirre steam plant in south-eastern Puerto Rico, an engineer points to a colourful poster entitled “How Electricity … Continue reading

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Protect your skin against the harsh UV rays of the sun in Puerto Rico

Based on the above image, Puerto Rico in the lower right corner, has a 12 rating, which is extreme for the intensity of UV rays. This indicates skin damage from the sun can occur in LESS THAN 10 MINUTES! https://www.epa.gov/sunsafety/uv-index-1Continue reading

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Water service, power and electricity

WATER The island is served by Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority’s (PRASA) (http://www.acueductospr.com) (“Autoridad de Acueductos y Alcantarillados”) extensive system of over 10,000 miles of water mains and aqueducts and 2,000 miles of sewage lines. Puerto Rico’s water quality … Continue reading

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