Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico

Alejandro Uriarte

Puerto Rico Climbs the Rocky Road toward Resilience

Since Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has been a productive location for entrepreneurs who are eager to get involved in installing solar power and energy storage. One of them is Alejandro Uriarte, CEO of New Energy Consultants & Contractors. In this interview, he describes the rocky road that the island territory has encountered as it seeks to build out clean energy.

Puerto Rico Articles

How to Make Electric Vehicles Affordable and Accessible

When electric vehicles transform the auto-driven landscape of the United States, what will low-to-moderate-income communities do? A new report from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, “The Future of Transportation Electrification: Utility, Industry and Consumer Perspectives,” evaluated this accelerating controversy and emerged with some solutions.
External News

DOE: Puerto Rico Has Plenty of Options for New Generation

The United States Department of Energy's Office of Electricity issued a report Wednesday that recommends options for the rebuilding of Puerto Rico's grid including considering a wide range of renewables and alternative fuels - and an expansion of gas, microgrids and storage.

Puerto Rico Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 2.50 / 7
Utilities:
Score 0.00 / 20
Transportation:
Score 2.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
14 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
14 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
14 Incentives and Policies

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