• share this

10-hour power outage in Ilagan City, 6 other Isabela towns

ISABELA, Philippines—Ilagan City and six other towns in here were to be without power for at least 10 hours Wednesday due to scheduled maintenance and repair work to be carried out by the National Grid Corp. of the  Philippines.

Thirteen other towns and cities in Isabela were scheduled to have a similar power interruption on Thursday.


Lilibeth Gaydowen, NGCP Northern Luzon spokesperson, said that apart from Ilagan, the other towns affected by the 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. brownout on Wednesday were Reina Mercedes, Naguilian, Benito Soliven, San Mariano, Gamu, and Burgos.

NGCP workers were speeding up repair and replacement of line hardware and cables as a regular maintenance provision, she added.


The NGCP also announced that it would cut power supply for the same duration to Cauayan City, Santiago City and the towns of Echague, Jones, San Agustin, San Guillermo, Alicia, Angadanan, Luna, Cabatuan, San Mateo, Ramon, and Cordon on Thursday.


NGCP sees no imminent power outages 

Davao City suffers from power outages

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Electricity, Energy, Isabela, News, power outage, Regions
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2019 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.