5 Mayoyao barangays to be energized soon
by Mhars B. Lihgawon
MAYOYAO, Ifugao (23 February) -- Relative to the rural electrification program of the national government, the Ifugao Electric Cooperative (IFELCO) is working for the full energization of this municipality.
Jovita Allaga, Officer-In-Charge of IFELCO, stated that their office is fastracking the construction of distribution lines of five more barangays of Mayoyao namely Alimit Nalbu, Inwaloy, Palaad and Langayan to be fully energized.
Funded under the commercial operation of Magat Hydro Electric Power Plant from the Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Electrification Administration (NEA), the construction of distribution lines is about 95% complete and expected to be finished by March this year to benefit 431 households of the identified barangays.
"I hope that the energization of these five barangays will be of great help to the people especially in the promotion of peace and order situation in the area and upliftment of their economic status" she said.
Moreever, Allaga explained that a pre-membership seminar is being conducted in the barangays to educate them on how to become a member of the cooperative; know the duties and functions of a member and how to avail the services and the laws and policies governing the cooperative.
She also revealed that the realization of the project is through the untiring support of Ifugao congressman Solomon R. Changalao under his Electrification Program. (PIA-Ifugao) [top]