Power, telco lines still down in Ilocos Norte

LAOAG CITY – Typhoon Ompong’s fierce winds brought down electric posts and communication lines, leaving most residents groping in the dark and out of reach since Saturday. As of posting, the…

12-hour brownout to hit Isabela, Ifugao, Quirino

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela — The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has announced a 12-hour power cut on Thursday as the transmission facility would be undergoing maintenance. Lilibeth Gaydowen,…

Power interruptions in Negros, Cebu, Panay due to quake

  DUMAGUETE CITY -– Negros, Cebu and Panay islands may suffer occasional power interruption due to supply deficiency caused by the outage of power plants located in Leyte, according to…

SSS members fear loss of property

MANILA — Members of the Social Security System (SSS) expressed their indignation on the possible loss of the 7.5-ha property of the state-run pension fund in Pasay City following an…

NGCP maintains fiber optic network is in line with concession agreement

MANILA — Following the allegations made by the National Transmission Corp. (TransCo) on the issue of the fiber optic network, the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) clarified that…

TransCo questions existence of telecoms equipment in NGCP sites

MANILA — The national broadband program should become a reality in six months to one year, National Transmission Corp. (TransCo) president and chief executive officer, Atty. Melvin Matibag said Thursday.…

NGCP sets 10-hour power outage in parts of Cagayan on April 19, 20

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) has set a 10-hour power interruption on Wednesday and Thursday that will affect areas covered by the Cagayan Electric…

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)…

NGCP sets 10-hour power interruption Wednesday

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has set a 10-hour power interruption tomorrow (March 8) affecting some localities served by the Isabela Electric Cooperative (ISELCO)…

NGCP skeds power interruptions in Pangasinan

DAGUPAN CITY — Maintainance activities by the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) will result in 10-hour power interruptions in parts of Pangasinan on March 7. Melma Batario, NGCP…

NGCP averts possible power shutdown in Cagayan, Apayao

TUGUEGARAO CITY — A potential power shutdown affecting large areas of Cagayan including the entire province of Apayao has been averted after crew from the National Grid Corporation of the…

Fewer brownouts now in Dagupan

DAGUPAN CITY — The newly-built substation of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines(NGCP) in Barangay Balingueo, Sta. Barbara is a big boon to all electric consumers in areas served…

Cagayan and Apayao to experience 10-hour power outage Thursday

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) is set to implement a 10- hour power outage on Feb. 9, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.…

Power restored in 2 typhoon-hit provinces

MANILA — Power-grid operator, National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP), fully restored electricity in Batangas and Quezon provinces on Tuesday, following the onslaught of Typhoon Nina. The NGCP said…

Bohol remains powerless as blackout cripples biz

TAGBILARAN CITY — An announced total blackout that unexpectedly lasted for more than 21 hours on Saturday till early dawn Sunday has practically crippled businesses, leaving them in disarray and…

NGCP cancels scheduled power interruption in parts of Ilocos Norte on October 21

LAOAG CITY — The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has cancelled the scheduled power interruption on Friday, October 21, affecting parts of the province due to Typhoon Lawin…