GenSan to get renewable energy

SOUTH Cotabato II Electric Cooperative Inc, which serves General Santos City and surrounding areas, is pushing to balance its generation mix after signing a 20-MW RE supply agreement with AboitizPower subsidiary Hedcor.

With Hedcor’s 69-MW Manolo Fortich hydro power plant in Bukidnon wrapping up its construction, Socoteco 2 is looking forward to receiving their energy supply by 2018.

CHOOSING CLEANERGY. Hedcor’s  Vice president for operations and maintenance Rolando Pacquiao (leftmost) represented Hedcor Bukidnon while SOCOTECO II Board President Butch Santos (center) and General Manager Bong Sotelo (rightmost) represented the electric cooperative during the contract signing event on December 9, 2017 in General Santos City.

CHOOSING CLEANERGY. Hedcor’s Vice president for operations and maintenance Rolando Pacquiao (leftmost) represented Hedcor Bukidnon while SOCOTECO II Board President Butch Santos (center) and General Manager Bong Sotelo (rightmost) represented the electric cooperative during the contract signing event on December 9, 2017 in General Santos City.

“We are excited with this brand new partnership with AboitizPower. For many years now, we have witnessed the company’s commitment in helping us provide the best service to our members-consumers” said SOCOTECO II General Manager Bong Sotelo.

SOCOTECO II is currently serving the municipalities of Sarangani, Tupi and Polomolok in South Cotabato and General Santos City.

SOCOTECO II is the latest addition to the list of electric cooperatives in Mindanao who have chosen AboitizPower’s cleanergy supply through its subsidiary Hedcor Bukidnon and started their shift to a more balanced energy supply mix. Hedcor Bukidnon has also signed renewable energy supply agreements with  Zamboanga del Sur Electric Cooperatives 1 and 2 , Zamboanga del Norte Electric Cooperative, Misamis Occidental I Electric Cooperative, Siargao Electric Cooperative, Bukidnon Second Electric Cooperative, and  Surigao del Sur 1 Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Hedcor’s 69-MW hydropower facility located in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon is now on its commissioning phase.

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