Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis
Privatized Power Grid Unlikely to Save Puerto Rico Customers From Disastrous Debt Restructuring Plan (OPINION)
It is time for the oversight board and the governor to give up the fantasy that the debt can be paid without harming Puerto Rico’s economy, pensioners, and electrical system recovery. Overly optimistic assumptions contributed to PREPA’s bankruptcy. More of the same will not solve its problems.
Bondholders Hoping to Recover Bad Debt from Struggling Puerto Rico Ratepayers (OPINION)
Almost $9 billion in bad debt and a half-century of high electricity prices hang in the balance in Puerto Rico.