Newman, Rick; Freytes, Erasto; Hager, Howard
May 2014
Caribbean Business;5/8/2014, Vol. 42 Issue 17, p22
Letter to the Editor
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to the articles in previous issues including alternatives to the high energy costs in Puerto Rico in the April 21, 2014 issue, the undersea fiber-optic cable and the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) in the April 21, 2014 issue.


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