DOE, EU to Energize 100K Off-Grid Households in Mindanao

A photo file from DOE. MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur: The Department of Energy (DOE) and the European Union (EU) are pushing ahead with the energization of off-grid communities that would benefit close to 100,000 households, especially in the Bangsamoro region, the Department of Energy Philippines said. In its FB accounts, DOE said that EU… Read More DOE, EU to Energize 100K Off-Grid Households in Mindanao

DOE orders restoration of electricity in 7 Lanao towns

By Ali G. Macabalang COTABATO CITY – The Department of Energy (DOE) has ordered the immediate restoration of electricity in seven Lanao del Sur towns on intercession of Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol, who visited one of the towns lately and discovered the rein of darkness in such localities since 2012. In his Facebook post Saturday,… Read More DOE orders restoration of electricity in 7 Lanao towns

ARMM island provinces soon to experience stable power supply

Cotabato City (June 16, 2016) – The island provinces of Sulu, Basilan and Tawi-Tawi in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will soon experience stable supply of electricity after a local corporation made a commitment to improve the power situation in the three areas. After securing a power purchase agreement from the Tawi-Tawi Electric… Read More ARMM island provinces soon to experience stable power supply

NGCP completes repair of Tower 25; Agus 1 &  2 hydro Plants back online

On March 14, 2016, NGCP completed the repair of Tower 25 along its Agus 2-Kibawe 138kV line in Lanao del Sur. The facility became in-operational December 24, last year, after it was bombed and toppled by still unidentified lawless elements. Repair and restoration was hampered by the refusal of claimants belonging to the Sambitory family… Read More NGCP completes repair of Tower 25; Agus 1 &  2 hydro Plants back online

NGCP completes repair of Tower 25; Agus 1 & 2 hydro Plants back online

On March 14, 2016, NGCP completed the repair of Tower 25 along its Agus 2-Kibawe 138kV line in Lanao del Sur. The facility became in-operational December 24, last year, after it was bombed and toppled by still unidentified lawless elements. Repair and restoration was hampered by the refusal of claimants belonging to the Sambitory family… Read More NGCP completes repair of Tower 25; Agus 1 & 2 hydro Plants back online

Landowner in Sarangani bars NGCP from constructing new line

By BETH LADAGANGCP Corp Com Construction work along a portion of the new Matanao-General Santos 138-kiloVolt transmission line in Malungon, Sarangani was stalled on 3 March 2016, because of an uncooperative landowner.Mr. Edmundo Cejar, the owner of the property in question, illegally stopped NGCP from continuing the project, insisting that the property should be evaluated… Read More Landowner in Sarangani bars NGCP from constructing new line