The top of Puerto Rico’s authorities energy firm introduced Sunday that it is cancelling a $300 million contract with the Montana-based mostly Whitefish Power agency as soon as it finishes present work on Hurricane Maria restoration efforts.
Energy firm director Ricardo Ramos stated that he’s bowing to a request by the U.S. territory’s governor, Ricardo Rossello.
Rossello made the demand simply hours earlier than in a uncommon Sunday morning press convention.
Ramos says the cancellation will delay clear-up and electrical work by 10 to 12 weeks.
The contract for the small Montana firm has come beneath hearth.
The small agency is situated within the residence city of US Inside Secretary Ryan Zinke.