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Source: FBI opens inquiry into Whitefish's Puerto Rico contract

Oct 30, 2017 - CNN

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The FBI has opened a preliminary inquiry into the $300 million Whitefish Energy Holdings contract secured by the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, according to a source with knowledge of the inquiry.

The energy firm was contracted to rebuild the damaged electrical grid that was destroyed by hurricanes that struck the island. The Wall Street Journal was first to report the existence of the FBI probe.

If the FBI's preliminary inquiry develops into a full inves...