P2.6-B solar farm seen to attract investors in Ilocos Norte
CURRIMAO, ILOCOS NORTE – Governor Imee Marcos formally inaugurated a 20-megawatt (MW) Photovoltaic Power Plant in the town of Currimao, which is expected to attract investors and help boost tourism in the province.
Also present at the ground-breaking ceremonies on Thursday (November 15) were officials of Mirae Asia Energy Corporation (MAEC) headed by its Korean Chief Executive Officer Bae Jong Soo.
Sunny Ilocos town to feed Luzon grid with solar power
CURRIMAO, Ilocos Norte—A solar power farm that will feed the Luzon grid has broken ground in the sunniest corner of this province—the fishing and farming village of Paguludan.
Facing the West Philippine Sea, Paguludan is best known for its beaches. In 2010 the Philippine Tour Operators Association (Philtoa) declared the town one of the emerging tourist destinations in the country.
Four km DAR -LGU Currimao-funded road opens
A new four (4) kilometer road connecting Barangays Pias Norte, Anggapang Norte and Anggapang Sur in the municipality of Currimao, Ilocos Norte was recently completed and opened for public use.
The new road which cost more than Seventeen Million Pesos, is a component of the Agrarian Reform Infrastructure Support Project III of the Department of Agrarian Reform funded by the Government of Japan with a One Hundred Percent (1oo%) counterpart by the Local Government of Currimao, Ilocos Norte.