Hurricane Maria tore across Puerto Rico and destroyed the entire electrical grid and most cell services, leaving the island in the dark.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JUNE 18, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - ISLAND ELECTRIC SERVICES INC.
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- Dark Days and Long Nights Descend on Puerto Rico
Thursday Sep 28, 2017
- Only 5% of Puerto Rico has electricity on eve of Trump visit
By Bruce Golding - Monday Oct 2, 2017
Nearly all of Puerto Rico remained blacked out Monday on the eve of a visit by President Trump — and the US Energy Department offered a grim forecast for the restoration of electricity. Little more than 5 percent of electrical customers had service on the storm-ravaged island, according to officials — with the head of...
- Outer Banks island visitors told to leave after power outage
By TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press - Friday Jul 28, 2017
An estimated 10,000 tourists face a noon deadline Friday for evacuating an island on North Carolina's Outer Banks after a construction company caused a power outage, leaving people searching for a place to eat, stay cool or to resume interrupted vacations.The Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative said in a news release Thursday that PCL Construction told the utility it had driven a steel casing into an electric transmission cable while working on the new Bonner Bridge on the state's coast, inadvertently cutting off power to Ocracoke and Hatteras islands.Officials ordered a mandatory evacuation for all visitors on Ocracoke Island effective at 5 p.m. Thursday.
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- Tesla, Facebook, Alphabet leap to Puerto Rico’s aid
By David R. Baker and Wendy Lee - Friday Oct 6, 2017
Desperate to restore power to his storm-ravaged island, the governor of Puerto Rico turned to Twitter in an effort to get help from an unusual source — Tesla. After exchanging tweets, Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and Tesla CEO Elon Musk were scheduled to talk Friday about using clean-power technologies to bring electricity service back to the island, after Hurricane Maria largely destroyed its already troubled electrical grid. Although still best known for its luxury electric cars, Tesla also offers solar power systems as well as batteries for storing their energy.
- The Latest: Construction company digs at site of cable break
Friday Jul 28, 2017
BUXTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on power loss on two North Carolina islands (all times local):10:55 a.m.The construction company that acknowledged cutting an electric transmission cable that provides power to two North Carolina islands is digging at the site to determine the extent of the damage.PCL Construction, which is building a new bridge between the Outer Banks and the mainland, said it accidently drove a steel casing into the underground transmission cable on the south side of Oregon Inlet on Thursday.Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative said its crews worked through the night to provide intermittent power from a nearby diesel generating plant and two portable generators.