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If you have any questions in regards to the above, please do not hesitate to contact our offices so that we may explain the amendments to the provisions of the Code in more detail. Our address is:


Fiddler González & Rodríguez, P.S.C., P.O. Box 363507, San Juan, PR 00936-3507. Our fax (787) 759-3108.


We welcome your questions and comments.


Eduardo Negrón Navas

(787) 759-3106

Juan Carlos Gómez Escarce
(787) 759-3166

María L. González Hernández
(787) 759-3173

Pedro J. Reyes Bibiloni

(787) 759-3208



Fiddler, González & Rodríguez, P.S.C. is co-sponsoring the World Alliance for Decentralized Energy (WADE) Caribbean Energy Conference to be held from May 14 to May 16, 2014, at the Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel & Casino in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This event will present a unique opportunity to learn about the status of the Puerto Rico energy reform bills, the challenges to achieve a reduction in the price of power, and the different projects to increase the use of natural gas in the Caribbean.


The event will bring together executives from companies in the energy industry, including the renewable and liquid natural gas industries, energy/fuel end users, equipment manufacturers, policy makers and utilities. This will be an important forum for those currently conducting business or interested in building energy infrastructure projects in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. The May 15 Conference will include speakers such as the President of the Senate, Sen. Eduardo Bhatia; the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority Executive Director, Eng. Juan Alicea; Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority CEO, Mr. Hugo Hodge, among other executives and public policy stakeholders.


The Conference will include a panel discussion on the International Maritime Organization approval of an Emissions Control Area for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the resulting challenges to the maritime and cruise industries.


For more information you may access the registration website at As a courtesy to FGR invitees, WADE offers a complimentary 25% discount on the registration fee. If you wish to register, contact one of our Energy Practice Group attorneys, who will provide you with a discount code.


If you have any questions regarding this matter or would like to know more of our Firm’s experience in this area please call us. If you know anyone that would like to read the FGR Energy Watch, please feel free to forward this article. Stay tuned for further updates of FGR ENERGY WATCH.

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