1 week Electric consumers in Iloilo City slam new power firm after 13-hour brownout Inquirer
ILOILO CITY ---- Irate electric consumers in Iloilo City ranted on social media on Sunday against the city's new distribution firm after a scheduled 13-hour brownout extended for another two hours. Consumers, mostly from Mandurriao District, flooded social media sites, including the Facebook page of More Power Electric Corp. (More Power) after the scheduled brownout from 4 a.m. to 5 p.m. lasted until nearly 8 p.m. More Power, owned by shipping tycoon Enrique Razon Jr., had announced the brownout to conduct preventive maintenance on the Mandurriao power substation, where big commercial establishments are located. Four other substations were also subjected ... more