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Blog 8 de octubre 2021

Blog October 8 2021 #1

Puerto Rico’s power grid in ‘critical condition’; officials fear complete collapse*

The situation has alarmed members of Congress who are concerned it may be the prologue to a complete collapse of the grid in the near future.

Puerto Rico is in the process of declaring a state of emergency due to the “critical condition” of its generating power plants.

The declaration would help speed up “the acquisition of essential goods and services required to fix their generation units,” Josué Colón, director of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, said in a statement Wednesday evening.

My 2 cents opinion:
Puerto Rico has been deteriorating for years now, for lack of maintenance to its infrastructure. Hospitals and schools are sin danger. Puerto Rico ha estado deteriorando ya por muchos años por falta de mantenimiento a su infraestructura. Las escuelas y hospitales estan en peligro.

*Read More *https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/puerto-rico-declare-state-emergency-critical-condition-power-plants-rcna2712