Here’s how architects are supplying Puerto Rico with solar energy

Oct 5, 2017

Jonathan Marvel, Cristina Roig, Walter Meyer and Jennifer Bolstad are working with Brooklyn nonprofit, The Coastal Marine Resource Center, to provide Puerto Rican communities with quick solar energy solutions.

The Architect’s Newspaper
AID NETWORK
Here’s how architects are supplying Puerto Rico with solar energy
by Jackson Rollings

“These are existing community centers, places that distribute food and water, where people can meet to power up cellphones — the most underserved, but also the ones at the bottom of the list for getting power back,” said Puerto Rico-born architect Jonathan Marvel, whose firm, Marvel Architects, with offices in New York and San Juan, put up $50,000 to seed the effort.

Miami Herald
They’re giving Puerto Ricans power in a dark time. Solar panels to the rescue
by Andres Viglucci