The Puerto Rico Institute for Competitiveness and Sustainable Economy (ICSE-PR) is an action-oriented non-profit educational organization. We plan, and execute the more difficult alliances and coordinate multilateral actions necessary to foster key economic reform for the sustainable socio-economic well being of Puerto Rico. Through education, awareness and well coordinated collective action the ICSE-PR and allies are change agents that improve key social, physical and technological infrastructure for the sustainable development of globally competitive economic activity in Puerto Rico. The Institute will gather, study, analyze, research, prepare plans, publish information that promote collaborative, multi-disciplinary action related to Puerto Rico’s most pressing socio-economic reforms.
The ICSE-PR will work with existing studies, will commission new studies and recruit expert talent, will insist on non-partisan pragmatic analysis, in collaboration with other non-profit and non-governmental entities as well as local and federal government. We will seek alliances and common purpose and values that strive for the highest sustainable common good. Our Board of Directors is composed of Juan “Tony” Larrea – President of SARCO, Waleska Rivera – CEO of Danosa Caribbean, Inc.; Josen Rossi – CEO and Chairman of AIREKO Companies, and as honorary member Carlos Rivera Vice President of Stryker Puerto Rico.
Since 2016 we are focused on comprehensive Electrical Energy Sustainable Competitiveness reform trough Intervention processes that strengthen the Puerto Rico Energy Commission (PREC), the capacity building of other Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) as Intervenors in the PREC processes, in harmony with an electrical system Integrated Resources Plan (IRP) that includes consumer choice and competitive options for all sectors to (i) achieve the lowest sustainable base electrical energy cost for Puerto Rico, and (ii) convince responsible private investors that Puerto Rico has an independent, modern, regulatory energy framework with a forward-looking plan that merits private investment in our energy infrastructure as well as general economy.