In the early hours of Thursday morning, Compañía General de Electricidad (CGE), reported a power outage throughout the commune of Arica, region of Arica and Parinacota.
According to what was reported by their social networks, they indicated that this was due to"a failure in a transmission line of the company Transelec".
They also added that"we are coordinating the necessary maneuvers to recover the supply".
We inform our customers that the supply interruption affecting the commune of is due to a fault in a transmission line of the company Transelec. We are coordinating the necessary maneuvers to recover the supply. pic.twitter.com/0bU7ndbhNI- CGE Clientes ( September 15, 2022
Regarding a possible time of restoration of electricity supply for those affected,they noted that this may vary depending on the severity of the fault.
"Our crews reported that the power restoration time will be at approximately 06:40 hours, but there is still no information as to what the fault corresponds to," they reported.
"The estimated time of restoration depends on the complexity of the incident," they added.
Hello, our crews reported that the power replacement time in your sector will be at approximately 06:40 hours, but there is still no information about what the fault corresponds to. Remember that the estimated time of replacement depends on the complexity of the incident- CGE Clientes ( September 15, 2022