Mexico.- Before the start of 2022 hurricane seasonThe Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) guaranteed that it would have the necessary budget to repair the damage caused by the said meteorological events to the electric power service.
In this sense, the producer company of the Mexican state assured that, facing the times of meteorological phenomenaIt will guarantee the correct supply of supplies to its over 46 million users, for the tasks for which it will deploy over 16,000 electrical workers.
During the 2022 National Hurricane Meeting, the Federal Electricity Commission’s head of operations, Carlos Andres Morales Mar, stressed that the public company had shown its strength. restore power in the shortest possible time in past years.
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In this sense, the official announced that the hurricane season would begin. in the Pacific from May 15Whereas in the Atlantic it will start from June 1. In both the cases, it will end on November 30.
In this sense, the state company estimates that quiet A total of 17 tropical cyclones occur, of which 3 may be Category 3 and 5, while in the Atlantic 14 hurricane forecast And the same number of less intense weather events.
“There is always a resource for the attention of all CFE infrastructure damaged by these issues. Everyone participates and everyone’s budget participates, but mainly CFEs are covered,” commented the state company official. .
He explained that, for this coming season, CFE will deploy 16 thousand 272 electricity workersThere are 6 thousand 342 vehicles, 74 mobile substations, 674 emergency plants, in addition to 1500 officers to attend to user reports, resulting in any damage, as well as 8 mobile service centres.
For his part, Carlos Andres Morales Mar declared that Mexico’s 2021 hurricane season was the fifth most active in the past 5 decadesWhile Cyclone Grace stood out, which entered the Mexican Republic on two occasions, it therefore had a significant impact on the electrical infrastructure of the national region.
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Last year, CFE experienced a total of 2 tropical storms and 6 hurricanes. on average, you 1.5 days to restore power Electricity to 90% of the affected population
Guaranteed lightning attention for hurricanes in 2022: CFE