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MIL-OSI NGOs: Puerto Rico: New evidence shows Hurricane Maria survivors denied essential water

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  Amnesty International, English, MIL OSI, NGOs, Non Government Organisations, Non Government Organizations - MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Puerto Rico, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI NGOs: Puerto Rico: New evidence shows Hurricane Maria survivors denied essential water

Source: Amnesty International – Amnesty International is demanding that the Puerto Rican and US federal governments initiate an independent investigation into the authorities’ response to last year’s Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, which killed 2,975 people. The call comes after new revelations that large stockpiles of drinking water were left on the runway of the […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA update: The banks, law firms, accountants and credit agencies that orchestrated Puerto Rico’s $72 billion debt crisis

By   /  September 5, 2018  /  Banco Popular, Bank of America, Barclays, BBVA, Business, Citibank, Commentary, Commodities, Delafield and Wood, Deloitte and Touche, Economy, Energy, English, Ernst and Young, Exploitation, Exploration, Federal Oversight Management Board, Fiddler, First Bank, FOMB, Gas, Global Economy, Goldman Sachs, Gonzalez and Rodriguez, Greenberg Traurig, Hawkins, Hearst Communication/Fitch, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, JP Morgan, Kobre & Kim, KPMG, Mendez Alvarez, Merrill Lynch, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Moody’s Corporation, Morgan Stanley, Newsletter Daily, O’Neil and Borges, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Pietrantoni, PREPA, Puerto Rica, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-PREPA, S & P Global Inc., Santander, Scotia Bank, Sidley Austin/Brown and Wood, Squire Sanders, U.S. Bank Trust National Association, UBS (PaineWebber), Wells Fargo  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA update: The banks, law firms, accountants and credit agencies that orchestrated Puerto Rico’s $72 billion debt crisis

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis A federal report names names: Financial advisers who enabled (and profited from) commonwealth’s fiscal despair are worth over $2 trillion An army of high-priced talent from some of the world’s most prestigious law firms, accounting companies, investment banks and credit agencies are responsible for having steered the […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA update: In designing its electricity grid, Puerto Rico must look to the future

By   /  August 29, 2018  /  Agguire Offshore GasPort, Business, Cambio PR, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, El Puente, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-PREPA, Sierra Club  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA update: In designing its electricity grid, Puerto Rico must look to the future

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Energy Bureau should reject ideas that will hamper development of renewable energy and micro-grids Puerto Rico has a historic opportunity to rebuild its electrical system and phase out its obsolete oil-fired generation in favor of a much more decentralized and reliable system based on renewable energy. To […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Service To The Community: Puerto Rico

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, IAM Local 2725, Latest Videos, Latin America, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - USA, News, Open Source Intel, Puerto Rico, San Juan, southern territory, United States, United States of America, US Employment, US GOIAM Union, US Unions, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Service To The Community: Puerto Rico

Source: US GOIAM Union Headline: Service To The Community: Puerto Rico Machinists Union members who attended the convention of the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA) gave back to the community in San Juan, Puerto Rico. They cleaned and painted a school that will be used for a women’s shelter, Casa Rosanna. MIL OSI […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA op-ed: Who really owes Puerto Rico’s bondholders—and how much?

By   /  August 25, 2018  /  Bond Buyer, Business, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Kobre & Kim, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-PREPA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA op-ed: Who really owes Puerto Rico’s bondholders—and how much?

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Investigation points to negligence and wrongdoing in both the public and private sector One thing that jumps out from the Puerto Rico Financial Oversight Management Board’s (FOMB) recent report on the island’s debt quagmire is the backward nature of the process by which the powers-that-be are determining […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Oversight Board report suggests range of changes for Puerto Rico utility

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Kobre & Kim, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PREPA Bonds, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, Puerto Rico Oversight Board, Puerto Rico-PREPA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Oversight Board report suggests range of changes for Puerto Rico utility

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bond Buyer ($): The official Puerto Rico Oversight Board report on the territory’s debt recommended changes in budgeting, rating and bond issuance practices, but said it was generally too late to punish anyone over the sale of debt that led to the biggest municipal default. The Oversight […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA op-ed: Plan to turn to imported natural gas will cost Puerto Rico dearly

By   /  August 18, 2018  /  Aguirre Offshore Gasport, Business, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PREPA, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-PREPA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA op-ed: Plan to turn to imported natural gas will cost Puerto Rico dearly

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis More ratepayer-subsidized profits for companies well-represented in Congress A series of announcements over the past couple of weeks by Puerto Rican officials signals a new—and misguided—push for greater reliance on imported natural gas for electricity production. If these plans come to fruition, they will saddle Puerto Rico […]

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MIL-OSI USA: LCLAA Convenes in Puerto Rico

By   /  August 17, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, Hispanic, Latest Videos, Latin America, Latino, lclaa, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - USA, News, Open Source Intel, Puerto Rico, United States, United States of America, US Employment, US GOIAM Union, US Unions, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: LCLAA Convenes in Puerto Rico

Source: US GOIAM Union Headline: LCLAA Convenes in Puerto Rico The Labor Council for Latin American Advancement’s (LCLAA) 22nd National Membership Convention took place in San Juan, Puerto Rico, where union members showed solidarity and commitment to the island, nearly one year after Hurricane Maria. The AFL-CIO constituency group elected a new President, the first […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Editorial: ‘Same old trick’ in debt restructuring at Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PREPA, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-PREPA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Editorial: ‘Same old trick’ in debt restructuring at Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Caribbean Business News: The most recent announcement of a preliminary deal between Prepa and its bondholders includes a transition charge to help pay for a bond exchange with creditor constituencies that do not include the monoline bond insurance companies and the fuel-line lenders. This is akin to […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA Update: New debt deal throws Puerto Rico under the bus

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  Business, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico, FOMB, Gas, Global Economy, Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PREPA, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-PREPA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA Update: New debt deal throws Puerto Rico under the bus

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis A reckless proposal to benefit creditors while sapping the economy In a deal it announced this week between the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority and some of its creditors, the federal Financial Oversight and Management Board, PREPA and the bondholders are only kicking the can down the […]

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