After the massive cut last Tuesday that affected more than 700 thousand people, there are already more than 20 thousand people without electricity. 23,350 belong to Edesur, while 510 to Edenor.
The main affected neighborhoods are in the southern suburbs. Banfield, Lomas de Zamora, Temperley, Adrogué and José Mármol they are the main sources of homes without electricity.
The National Government decreed that public employees work from their homes and not from offices to avoid a massive cut like last Tuesday.
The Government fears another massive blackout and asks companies to reduce electricity consumption
December 9, 2021, 12:30 p.m.
He asked the large industries to lower production for today and tomorrow when it is expected to reach the historical record of electricity demand and temperatures above 40 °. He also urged the general population to minimize the use of their appliances.
The government decreed that the state companies do remote work and urged companies and private users to reduce their electricity consumption amid the heat wave, which is expected to cause temperatures to exceed 40 degrees between today and tomorrow.
Same consumption, more distributed: the government’s strategy to avoid another blackout
December 9, 2021, 12: 00hs
Looking to decompress the electrical system in a day is complicated. Since 10 o’clock, the heat wave crisis committee has been meeting. At noon, there were more than 22,000 users without electricity in the AMBA.
Government fear another massive blackout and it took a series of measures designed to decompress the tension on the national electricity system. It happens when it is expected a historical demand for energy in the middle of the heat wave with unprecedented temperatures.
Rodríguez Larreta differentiated himself from the Government by teleworking public employees
December 9, 2021, 11:45 a.m.
The head of Government of the City of Buenos Aires spoke out against state workers carrying out their duties from their homes this Thursday and Friday.
The head of the Buenos Aires government, Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, differed from the decree that the government established this morning so that national public employees do not go to offices and work from home this Thursday and Friday to avoid power outages in the face of the heat wave.
To avoid power outages, the Government ordered public employees to work at home
December 9, 2021, 11:30 a.m.
The measure was taken by decree. It will rule this Thursday and Friday, and aims to reduce energy consumption to try to avoid a blackout like the one on Tuesday, when more than 700,000 users were left without electricity.
The Government decreed that public employees do not attend offices and work remotely. The measure will take effect from this noon, will continue throughout the day on Friday and covers all entities of the national public sector.