NGCP sets power outages in parts of Isabela on March 15-16

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela — The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) has scheduled a 10-hour power interruption on Wednesday, affecting service areas of the Isabela Electric Cooperative (ISELCO) – 1 Cauayan City substation.

NGCP-North Luzon corporate communications and public affairs officer, Lilibeth Gaydowen, said the power interruption, set from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., is due to the maintenance work to be done at the Santiago–Cauayan 69kV line.

Gaydowen further said that a power outage has likewise been scheduled from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, affecting the service areas of the Cabatuan and Alicia substations, including the Ifugao Electric Cooperative (IFELCO) Alfonso Lista substation.

On the same day, power will also be shut down from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the service areas of ISELCO – I Reina Mercedes substation and ISELCO – II Naguilian and Ilagan substations due to maintenance work at the Gamu-Ilagan – Naguilian – Reina Mercedes 69kV line.

The NGCP official assured that normal operations will immediately resume after work is completed.

She advised customers to make the necessary preparations for the scheduled power interruptions.