YABUCOA, Puerto Rico  | Corps leaving Puerto Rico with hurricane recovery unfinished

17May - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



YABUCOA, Puerto Rico  | Corps leaving Puerto Rico with hurricane recovery unfinished

YABUCOA, Puerto Rico  — The Army Corps of Engineers is ending its work to rebuild Puerto Rico’s electric grid, despite residents’ fears that the island’s government won’t be able to restore power on its own to more than 16,000 people who remain blacked out eight months after Hurricane Maria.

The federal agency will keep operating more than 700 generators on the island, including three “mega generators” supplementing Puerto Rico’s aging and storm-damaged power plants.

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