All posts by Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis
IEEFA: Puerto Rico can provide resiliency to 100% of homes through solar expansion
'Investing in renewables would lower costs, reduce price-volatility and provide resiliency to Puerto Rico'
- Posted March 11, 2021
IEEFA calls on FEMA to reject funding new natural gas plants in Puerto Rico
PREPA’s 10-year infrastructure plan contradicts orders of Puerto Rico’s energy regulator
- Posted January 28, 2021
IEEFA: Credit support for PREPA, a sensible tool or another wasteful gimmick?
Commonwealth loan raises more questions about savings from T&D privatization The week before Christmas, the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico (FOMB) quietly announced a plan for the commonwealth’s government to loan almost $1 billion to its electrical...
- Posted January 8, 2021
IEEFA: LUMA Energy deal paves way for Puerto Rico regulators to repeat past mistakes
Multiple issues in contract likely to contribute to failure of safe, reliable and resilient grid
- Posted October 14, 2020
IEEFA update: T&D agreement for Puerto Rico power grid sets off alarm bells
Fails to include accountability mechanisms for meeting cost, labor, and green energy goals, Sanzillo tells U.S. House Committee
- Posted August 5, 2020
IEEFA: FERC orders New Fortress Energy to explain lack of permission for San Juan LNG facility
Gas project proceeded with favoritism, flew under the radar of regulators
- Posted June 23, 2020
IEEFA update: Evaluating Puerto Rico’s energy transformation, an opportunity to define and promote the public interest
PREPA is trying to solve 21st-century problems with 20th-century solutions
- Posted December 10, 2019
IEEFA letter to Puerto Rico’s Legislative Assembly: Secure more viable PREPA debt deal
'Agreement is weighted down by legacy debt - unfairly burdens ratepayers'
- Posted October 30, 2019
IEEFA update: Governor Vázquez needs to scrutinize new natural gas contracts in Puerto Rico
Lack of transparency and oversight should raise red flags
- Posted August 28, 2019
IEEFA op-ed: Insurers sue banks over Puerto Rico debt and bond deals
'Recklessness' cost insurers $720 million
- Posted August 20, 2019