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Víctor Parés Montessori School Begins New Semester With Solar Panel System – allows greater hurricane resiliency & recovery

https://www.theweeklyjournal.com/business/v-ctor-par-s-montessori-school-begins-new-semester-with/article_381fafc0-412e-11ea-b435-1f91bc3f4cb0.html Víctor Parés Montessori School Begins New Semester With Solar Panel System All Points North Foundation grant allows school to be resilient to hurricanes Newsroom, The Weekly Journal Jan 27, 2020 Updated 23 hrs ago > Courtesy of All Points … Continue reading

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When Will Renewables Flourish in Puerto Rico?

Renewables won’t flourish when people are punished with excessive fees, cumbersome regulations.  “Wilson said the RSA-mandated fee would violate Act 17’s ban on direct or indirect fees on renewable energy consumption. He said the proposed 2.7 cents per kilowatt-hour fee … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Has Just Passed Its Own Green New Deal – for solar power

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jamesellsmoor/2019/03/25/puerto-rico-has-just-passed-its-own-green-new-deal/amp 91,687 views|Mar 25, 2019,3:38 pm Puerto Rico Has Just Passed Its Own Green New Deal James EllsmoorContributor   The bill pushes the island to become a leader in clean energy technology that can better withstand future hurricanes and improve … Continue reading

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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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