Grist 50 – 2018
The Grist Team
But who's counting?
Puerto Rico’s governor called for a recount of Hurricane Maria deaths.
Here’s a $17 billion blueprint for how to rebuild Puerto Rico’s electric grid.
The hellish 2017 hurricane season is officially over.
the best-laid plans
Bernie Sanders has a $146 billion recovery plan for Puerto Rico.
Back to Work (For Now)
While you were at Thanksgiving, the electricity battle in Puerto Rico waged on.
you get what you pay for
Whitefish Energy won’t finish its work in Puerto Rico until it’s paid $83 million.
two months later
Lin-Manuel Miranda and thousands more marched on Washington to call attention to Puerto Rico.
Another side effect of Puerto Rico’s power problems: Scientists struggle to do their work.
on again, off again
Puerto Rico JUST met the halfway mark to restoring power. Then the lights went out again.