ELECTRIC COOPS PROTEST PHASE OUT MOVE

by : Ramon Dacawi BAGUIO CITY — The country’s electric cooperatives came out last Feb. 14 in protest over a recent recommendation  of Energy Secretay Alfonso Cusi to revoke the franchises of 17 ailing coops “without undergoing due process”. Here, the Benguet Electric Cooperative (Beneco), one of the most successful energy distributors in the country, […]

BENECO HOSTS NAT’L BROADBAND PLAN PILOT PROJECT FOR ELECTRIC COOPS

BAGUIO CITY – – The National Broadband Plan(NBP) which aims to provide affordable, fast and secured internet connectivity gains more ground with the Department of Information and Communication Technology(DICT) partnering with electric cooperatives. DICT signed a memorandum of agreement with the National Transmission Corporation and the Benguet Electric Cooperative (BENECO) for the NBP pilot project […]