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Congressional hearing on privatizing Puerto Rico’s electric utility (PREPA)

April 08, 2019

IEEFA finance director Tom Sanzillo to testify

On Tuesday April 9th, IEEFA finance director Tom Sanzillo will testify before the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources on “The Status of the Rebuilding and Privatization of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA).”

Where: Longworth House Office Building 1324 (15 Independence Avenue SE) Washington, D.C.

When: Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Presiding: The Hon. Raúl M. Grijalva, Chairman and The Hon. Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan, Vice Chairman for Insular Affairs

Sanzillo will testify along with government, labor, and financial experts and officials including Ángel Figueroa Jaramillo, president of the UTIER electrical workers union.

Link to Committee hearing: The Status of the Rebuilding and Privatization of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA).”

Tom Sanzillo’s written testimony here.

Tom Sanzillo (tsanzillo@ieefa.org) is IEEFA’s director of finance and is available for interviews.

Media contact

Vivienne Heston, vheston@ieefa.org, (914) 439-8921

Tom Sanzillo

Tom Sanzillo is Director of Financial Analysis for IEEFA. He has produced influential studies on the oil, gas, petrochemical and coal sectors in the U.S. and internationally, including company and credit analyses, facility development, oil and gas reserves, stock and commodity market analysis, and public and private financial structures. He also examines such areas as community and shareholder activism, institutional investment, public subsidies and Puerto Rico’s energy economics.

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