Climate crisis


Puerto Rico’s solar users are still among fortunate few’ with power

Most Puerto Ricans remain in the dark after Hurricane Fiona, thanks to a grid plagued by problems. Owners of solar-plus-battery systems are faring better.

Maria Gallucci  . 

Two men in bright safety clothing remove  debris from a rooftop that also has solar panels
Removing debris from a solar-equipped rooftop in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico on September 20, 2022 (Jose Jimenez/Getty Images)