After Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico in 2017, the island’s whole energy system collapsed. Elaine considered herself more fortunate than others having lost power for only 22 days, yet the traumatic experience is what drove her to invest in renewable energy. She feels it is one of the best investments made to her home and feels protected knowing she does not have to worry if she will have electricity or not. Watch to hear Elaine’s story and how thanks to her solar plus energy storage system, she does not even know when the power goes out anymore.
Stories of Energy Resilience: Elaine Invests in Energy Independence After Hurricane Maria