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NEA TO COOPS: PREPARE CONTINGENCY MEASURES FOR TYPHOON TISOY

The National Electrification Administration (NEA) has directed all electric cooperatives (ECs) to make the necessary preparations for the effects of Typhoon Tisoy (international name Kammuri) which has entered the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR). The NEA Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Department issued an advisory on November 25 requiring all ECs to take appropriate contingency […]

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PROVIDE ‘BUILD, BUILD, BUILD’ JOBS TO FARMERS AFFECTED BY EL NIÑO – ANGARA

Reelectionist Senator Sonny Angara has asked government to look into the possibility of providing provisional employment to drought-stricken farmers and farmworkers under the administration’s “Build, Build, Build” program to help them deal with the temporary loss of income or livelihood due to the effects of El Niño which are expected to be felt until August […]

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MWSS SHOULD HAVE CONTINGENCY PLANS FOR ANGAT DAM DRY UP – GATCHALIAN

Senator Win Gatchalian is asking the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and other concerned agencies to disclose to the public their contingency plans should Angat Dam dry up and breach its critical level. “As early as now we should assure the public that should the water level in Angat Dam reach the critical level […]