The Saudi Electricity Company confirmed the stability of the electrical service in Mina on the first day of Eid, explaining that no interruptions were recorded despite the high loads compared to last year, and stressed the reliability of the electrical service and the readiness of the company’s operations teams and its monitoring of network performance around the clock.
According to the Saudi Press Agency, the “Saudi Electricity” clarified that the company’s operational plan this year is going as planned, and that the loads recorded on the 10th of Dhul-Hijjah in Mina amounted to (123 megawatts), and specialists in the Operations and Control Center in the Holy Sites are still monitoring the screens. loads.
Reliability and efficiency
The company added that it seeks to provide an electrical service with a high level of reliability and efficiency in performance, as a way to comfort pilgrims, stressing that this year’s plan included several pillars, including full supervision of the operation and maintenance of the electrical network during this period, and strengthening the electrical system to ensure higher Reliability degrees and safety standards, by enhancing the reliability of the electrical network in the regions of Makkah Al-Mukarramah, Al-Madinah Al-Munawwarah and the Holy Sites with eleven new projects in the fields of transmission and distribution, and providing sources of electrical power supply that exceed the expected loads, and backup feeding sources, according to previously prepared plans.