Posting on Twitter, LUMA Puerto Rico issued a statement saying: “A fire broke out in a transformer at LUMA’s Monacillo substation. Protection systems interrupted electrical service. The restoration will begin in two hours and will continue overnight.”
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LUMA took over transmission and distribution system of Puerto Rico’s Electric Power Authority on June 1.
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