The megatransformer that will be installed in Santa Isabel is disembarked at the Ponce dock

The megatransformer that will be installed in Santa Isabel is disembarked at the Ponce dock

Specialized heavy load personnel and employees LUMA Energy They disembarked, late on Friday night, the megatransformer that arrived at the Ponce dock after setting sail, on Thursday afternoon, from the San Juan dock.

The equipment, weighing approximately 172,000 pounds, will now be transported, by truck, to its final destination, the Useras substation in Saint Elizabethwhere to replace the unit that broke down at the beginning of June and that left, for several weeks, without electricity service to the municipalities of Santa Isabel, Coamo and Aibonito.

The consortium in charge of the Puerto Rico energy transmission and distribution network indicated, when the breakdown occurred, that The previous transformer exceeded its useful life by several decades. This caused a situation of instability in the energy supply to the aforementioned municipalities and led to multiple protests by citizens and mayors.

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