July 24, 2020 |
Edesur, one of the biggest power distributors in Argentina, is facing mounting criticism for blackouts, leading some authorities to call for removing its concession or taking the service under state control.
On Wednesday, Guido Lorenzino, the ombudsman for Buenos Aires province, sent a 70-page document to the National Electricity Regulator, calling on it to take "drastic measures" to make the company, which is controlled by a unit of Italy’s Enel, improve its services.
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Calls grow for Argentine government to scrap the power company's concession, but Edesur says it has satisfied investment requirements