Thursday, May 19, 2022

All posts by Francisco Rodríguez-Burns

  • Court of Appeals Temporarily Halts Proceedings Against LUMA Energy

    SAN JUAN — The Puerto Rico Court of Appeals temporarily put on hold proceedings held in a lower court where a lawsuit against LUMA Energy was filed by a House committee chair to request information relating to...

    • Posted July 13, 2021
  • Court Paves Way for Rosselló to Serve as Puerto Rico Delegate in DC

    SAN JUAN — The Puerto Rico Court of Appeals revoked a decision of a San Juan District Court judge who had disqualified former Gov. Ricardo Rosselló Nevares as a “shadow” delegate to the U.S. Congress in his...

    • Posted July 8, 2021
  • Blackouts Create An ‘Unsustainable Situation’ for Hospitals

    Hospital Association’s Plá Says Bedridden Patients at Risk SAN JUAN — The executive president of the Puerto Rico Hospital Association, Jaime Plá Cortés, said the series of recent blackouts on the island have created an “unsustainable situation”...

    • Posted June 18, 2021
  • Prepa Urges Luma to address Communication Deficiencies

    Prepa’s Governing Board President Ralph A. Kreil Rivera urged LUMA Energy President and CEO Wayne Stensby to make the necessary adjustments to improve the company’s communication operations and systems with the public. The claim arose during the...

    • Posted June 16, 2021
  • Organizations Urge Energy Bureau to Cancel LUMA’s Contract

    Organizations aligned with the environmental coalition Queremos Sol presented before the Puerto Rico Energy Bureau an urgent request to address the service problems of LUMA Energy, the private operator that took control of the distribution and transmission...

    • Posted June 16, 2021
  • SHRM Discusses Resonant Leadership

    The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM-PR) held the second event of its online Annual Conference with the theme “Resonant Leadership: Achieving Results while Potentialize Challenges.” In this line, the discussion dealt with essential contributions for organization...

    • Posted June 15, 2021
  • Chocolate Cortés and La Borinqueña Join Forces to Promote the Arts

    “As part of the 90-year history of Cortés Hermanos, we decided to develop an alliance with graphic novelist Edgardo Miranda Rodríguez, who has worked for large companies such as Marvel, Sony, and Atlantic Records. We are sure...

    • Posted June 15, 2021
  • Governor Rebukes House’s Budget

    Gov. Pedro Pierluisi said today that the Popular Democratic Party (PDP) House of Representatives majority delegation approved a budget of $10.1 billion with changes that do not represent the priorities of the residents of the island.  Pierluisi...

    • Posted June 14, 2021
  • LUMA Reports That Some 37,000 Customers Remain Without Power

    After a fire at LUMA Energy’s Monacillos Substation in San Juan left practically all of Puerto Rico without power, LUMA Energy President Wayne Stensby said early Friday that the company and its energy partners should restore the...

    • Posted June 11, 2021
  • Campaign Highlights Puerto Rico’s Value as a Biosciences Manufacturing Destination

    SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – Invest Puerto Rico (InvestPR) launched the Accelerate Success campaign with the theme ‘The future of biosciences is in Puerto Rico,’ highlighting the island’s assets and value proposition for manufacturing, research, and development...

    • Posted June 10, 2021