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Power Restored Hour Early from Yesterday’s Preventive Maintenance

Preventive Maintenance

Preventive Maintenance: More Electric and Power Corporation (MORE Power Iloilo) was able to restore power an hour and seven minutes ahead based on the schedule simultaneous with the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) Preventive Maintenance yesterday, April 11.

During the simultaneous power interruption, MORE Power was able to conduct the following activities: installation of two pieces of 50 and 65-footer concrete poles, replacement/installation of 41 cross arms with steel cross arms, installation of 4 automatic circuit recloser (ACR), and installation/replacement of 24 disconnect switches.

MORE Power thanks its customers for their understanding.

The 12-hour power interruption was requested by NGCP for the following scope of works: shutdown and preventive maintenance services (PMS) of NGCP’s 100 MVA transformer 1 and its associated high voltage equipment including protection. Affected areas include the Molo, City Proper, Mandurriao, Jaro, Megaworld, and Lapaz substations including ILECO 1.

The DU also shared the upgrades via social media.

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