Tesla and Elon Musk Offer Green Energy to Hurricane Ravaged Puerto Rico

A children’s hospital is “the first of many solar + storage projects going live” on the island, Elon Musk announced.  

Construction of the solar field. Credit: Tesla.

Hurricane Maria, a category 4 storm struck Puerto Rico, a US territory, on September 20 flattening it. The island was already in trouble with crumbling infrastructure, soaring debt, and an antiquated electrical grid. This wiped all three out, at least for the time-being.

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