5 months ERC okays P9.7-B Taguig substation MB |Biz
By Myrna M. Velasco The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has green-lighted the Taguig extra high voltage (EHV) substation project of transmission firm National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) that will command a capital outlay of P9.7 billion. ERC logo(Photo courtesy of www.erc.gov.ph) The project is due for implementation this year and the awarding of contracts for the facility’s construction shall be carried out through competitive bidding, according to the ERC. The regulatory body specified that, upon completion of this facility, it could serve as another “drawdown substation” so the load of San Jose EHV substation can be decongested. The ... more