Jan. 26 — While people try to regain some normalcy, much of the island is still in the dark. Even in the days after Maria passed through, officials identified the loss of electricity and its probable long-term fix.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.