Thursday Dec, 07 2023 02:00:47 PM

Cotabato Light lifts rotational brownout

Local News • 05:49 AM Tue Oct 13, 2015
Arlene Valdez-Hipega/ Colight Communications

COTABATO CITY - Power supply for Cotabato Light and Power Company franchise area has been normalized after the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP)Tacurong Sub-Station technical problem has been addressed, Cotabato Light today said. Please be advised that NGCP Tacurong 69KV line has been energized at 6:51 p.m. Monday. No rotational interruption is expected tonight, the Cotabato Light said in a statement. However, this may still change or be cancelled depending on NGCP allocation, Cotabato Light power plantcapability and behavior of the demand, the statement said.Power supply from NGCP station inKibawe, Bukidnon to Kabacan and Simuay sub-stations had been cut on Friday night after unidentified men bombed Transmission Towers44 and 45 in Barangay Batulawan, Pikit, North Cotabato.Since then, Maguindanao electric cooperative and Cotabato Light had been getting power supply from Tacurong sub-station. On Monday morning, the Tacurong sub station experienced break down, cutting power supply to Cotabato Light and Magelco.Without alternate supply, Cotabato Light ran its diesel-fed engines and implemented rotational brown out.When supply from Tacurong sub-station was normalized early Monday evening, power outage was lifted.

Tedurays oppose mining activities in Upi, South Upi

SOUTH UPI, Maguindanao del Sur – Around 500 Lambangian, Teduray Indigenous peoples, and migrant settlers expressed their opposition to the first...

BARMM turned over MILG building in Pigcawayan and Midsayap SGA clusters

The new Ministry of the Interior and Local Government Field Office opened on December 4, 2023, at Brgy Datu Binasing, Pigcawayan Cluster of the BARMM...

PNP tags 2 Daulah Islamiyah members as suspects in MSU bombing

MANILA – The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Wednesday identified the two persons of interest (POI) allegedly linked to the Dec. 3 bombing...

SK gov offers P1-M for arrest of MSU bombers

KORONADAL CITY  – A P1 million reward will be given for any information on the identification, whereabouts, and eventual arrest of persons...

3 face illegal possession of 6 rifles, narcotics raps

COTABATO CITY -  The Police Regional Office-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region confirmed on Tuesday that the three residents of this city captured...