6 days Congressional probe urged on Iloilo brownouts MB |Biz
By Myrna M. Velasco Given protracted power interruptions – the longest of which had been 13-hour rotating outages this month due to maintenance shutdown, an investigation is being sought on the recurrence of brownouts in Iloilo City. A resolution was lodged to the House Committee on Energy by Party List Representative Sonny Lagon, in which he is urging the Congressional body, not just to look into the socio-economic impact of the power interruptions but also the lingering dispute on electricity service provision in that economically-flourishing city. Via House Resolution No. 785, Lagon prodded an inquiry into “the status of the ... more