Whitefish Energy Vacates Puerto Rico After Utility Failed To Pay For Services

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: Cars drive under a partially collapsed utility pole, after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria in September, in Naguabo, Puerto Rico October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez/File Photo

‘Payments under the contract have been delayed’

Energy Company Charged $319 An Hour To Fix Puerto Rico's Busted Grid

US | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: Cars drive under a partially collapsed utility pole, after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria in September, in Naguabo, Puerto Rico October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez/File Photo

‘Linemen cost $60 … But $300 an hour? No way’

Puerto Rico Government Blames Jones Act For Island's Slow Recovery

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: Cars drive under a partially collapsed utility pole, after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria in September, in Naguabo, Puerto Rico October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez/File Photo

‘It is an additional cost for the island’

A 'Flying COW' Is Giving Cell Service To Puerto Rico

Tech | Eric Lieberman

‘This is the first time’

People Are Leaving Puerto Rico In Droves After Hurricane Maria

World | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: Cars drive under a partially collapsed utility pole, after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria in September, in Naguabo, Puerto Rico October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Alvin Baez/File Photo

More than 100,000 people

Top Congressional Lawmakers Survey Hurricane Damage

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke

‘This is not a partisan issue’

Report: Puerto Rico's $300 Million Deal With Utility Company Prevents Gov't Audits

US | Chris White
Men walk past a boat pushed onto a roadway by the winds of Hurricane Maria in Farjado, Puerto Rico October 12, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)

‘In no event shall FEMA … audit or review the cost and profit elements’

Puerto Rico's Governor Requests Audit Of Shady $300 Million Public Utility Deal

Energy | Chris White
Aluminum roofing is seen twisted and thrown off buildings near San Jose. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘Do you want us to send them back or keep working?’

Brown University Taking In Tuition-Free Students From Puerto Rico

Education | Henry Rodgers
UTUADO, PUERTO RICO - OCTOBER 18: Local residents watch after a U.S. Army helicopter landed during food and water delivery efforts four weeks after Hurricane Maria struck on October 18, 2017 in Utuado, Puerto Rico. U.S. soldiers and agents delivered supplies provided by FEMA to remote residents in mountainous Utuado. Puerto Rico is suffering shortages of food and water in areas with only 19.10 percent of grid electricity restored. Puerto Rico experienced widespread damage including most of the electrical, gas and water grid as well as agriculture after Hurricane Maria, a category 4 hurricane, swept through. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

‘Opportunity for us’

Congress Questions A $300 Million Deal To Rebuild Puerto Rico's Grid

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Debris is seen outside a home damaged by Hurricane Maria is seen in the Trujillo Alto municipality outside San Juan

‘This contract raises numerous questions’