Certain parts of Bacolod City will experience power interruptions on 14 August (Saturday) and 15 (Sunday).
This is to ensure stability of distribution lines to avoid further serious damages that will result to major interruptions, the power firm said in its power advisory.
Areas affected from 7 am to 4 pm under the Bacolod-Silay 69kV Transmission line are:
MF1, Lopue’sMandalagan, BanggaSubay, Portion of Sta. Clara I (Back of Lopues), Mandalagan Highway (from corner Lacson and Mt. View Road to North Drive), 25th, 26th, 27th St, Convergys and Carmelite Monastery, Sunny Ville, Bombo Radyo,
MF2, Magdalene Ville, La Salle Avenue, University of St. La Salle, portion of C.L. Montelibano up to Mormons including Villa Ramos Subd., St. Scholastica’s Academy, Tierra Minerva, CapitolvilleSubd., Eroreco, Our Lady of Mercy Hospital, Mission Viejo Subd., Villa Georgina Subd. , Medical Specialist, St. John’s Activity Center, Doctor’s Hospital, Triangle Plaza, SantoriniSubd., Prk. Yanson 1 & 2,Hervias Village 2, Camella Subd., Estanzia Subd., Carmencita,
MF3 Lacson St. (from Northdrive to South Capitol Road), 12th St. (from Provincial Capitol to Aguinaldo), 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd Sts., part of 23rd, L’ Fisher Hotel, North Drive (21st to La Salle Drive), Redemptorist Church, 17th St. (from B.S. Aquino Drive to Aguinaldo St.), Riverside Medical Center, North Drive (Riverside MAB – La Salle Drive), Mc Donald’s, PNB, DBP, Bank Of Commerce, portions of 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th & 11th Streets and portion of 12th St.
MF4, Bata Subd. Including GoldCrest Subd., and Octagon Village (Talisay), whole of Mt. View Subd. Including Porferia Subd., Sta. Clara Phase I, Villa Valderrama Subd., Sto. Rosario, Lacson St. (from Lopue’s Mandalagan to Bangga Pepsi), Mandalagan Highway, Circumferential Road, Federal Johnson Iron Works to Marapara Heights Subd., Bacolod Golf & Country Club, Montebello Subd., The Ruins, Theresa Dev’t. Corp. Subd.
MF5 Robinson’s Commercial Complex, and BF4 (portion only) Brighton Subdivision.
Areas affected from 7 am to 8 am and 3 pm to 4 pm are CENECO Talisay Compound, Prk. Kasoy, Brgy. Mandalagan,
TF1 North Side areas from Talisay substation to highway along Magsaysay Road, TUP, Talisay High School (RBLMHS), Talisay Elem. School, Talisay Water District, Carmela Valley Homes, TESDA, CENECO sub-office, Zone 4A, Zone 2, Catabla, Baricutot, Gamboa Subd.,San Lorenzo Subd., New City Hall, Villa Carmela, SitioMambukog, SitioNacab, Hda. BuenRetiro, Sitio Bubog, Kooll Co. Inc., St. Paul Village;
TF2 South Side Area (from Talisay Substation to Highway) along Magsaysay, Zone 9, Zone 7, South Elementary School, Tayabas Elementary School, Talisay Sugar Mill Compound, Miramar Park Subd., CICM Seminary, Natures Village, Hda. Claparols, Town and Country Negros, Ayala North Point, Hda. Jose Maria, Ford, Honda Cars, La Costa Brava, Ayala Metro District, Amaia Scapes North Point, Avida Village North Point, Asyana (Verdana Homes),
Pepsi Cola Plant, (Bacolod Ice Plant, Sto. Niño Stop, Sta. Clara Phase II, Prk. Langis, San Mateo Village, NN Wharf up to Sitio Sibucao, Prk. Paraiso, Prk Kasagingan, Prk. Lawayan, Prk. Rosas Pandan, Banago Port, Bat-os Calamba, Prk. Datiles, Gatuslao imperial court going to north drive, Caltex north drive going to Puregold, Cordova st. Puregold Banago going to north circumferential road;
TF3, Menlo Heights Subd., Triad Subd., Hda. Minuluan Guinto, Hda. Uwak, Brgy. Busay, Sugar valley Subd.,Brgy. Binaliwan, San Esteban Subd.,Hda. Otilla Lacson, Virgen I,II and III, Hda. Locsin, Hda. San Rafael (Balabag), Brgy. Dos Hermanas, Bagtic, Del Fuego 1&2, First Farmers, Hda. Sta. Teresita, Hda. Antonio, Hda. Carmen, Hda. San Jose, Hda. Magdalena, Brgy. Matab-ang, Suton, Hda. Gusa, Hda. Manaul, Hda. Bungyod, Hda. Bacong, Hda. San Isidro,–Brgy. Granada, Prk. Kabukiran, Hda. Cataywa 1, 2 & 3, Hda. Anita,–Brgy. Estefania, Baciwa Pumping Stations – Brgy. Granada, Hda. Manaloto / Bantod, Habitat Homes, Brgy. Concepcion, Brgy. Cabungahan, Brgy. San Fernando, Brgy. Cabatangan, Campuestuhan, – Brgy. Estefania, Hda. Luciana, Hda. Dos Hermanas, Prk. Coci, Hda. Asuncion;
PF1 Mc Kinley Road (from Silay substation to Silay Airport);
PF2 From Panao-gao Substation to McKinley Gomez, Sta. Theresa Academy, Silay Institute, Equitable Bank, Ice Plant, CENECO (SFO), Sea View Subd., Highway (Sta Teresita – Sea View), SitioDacutanDacu, HofileniaSubd., Carmela Valley Silay, Hda. Consolacion, Brgy. Guinhalaran, Sea View, BuenRetiro, Major part of Silay Proper, Brgy. Mambulak. Gomez St., Zamora St.;
LF1 Caneland (AIDSISA), Mansiguinon, Lantawan, Brgy. Guimbalaon, Brgy. Kapitan Ramon, Brgy. Patag, E. Lopez, Hda. Pula, Hda. Napilas 2, Sitio Hiyang2x, Tayap Proper, Patag, Hda. Caridad, Hda. Maria Conception, Hda. Camantero 3, Hda. Qinalatan;
LF2 Provincial Hospital, portion of Silay st, Olaybar St., Villa Hergon, Villa Hergon Phase 2, Hda. Matagoy, Burgos St. Bonifacio St.;
LF3 Hawaiian Central, Silay, Brgy. Balaring, Sitio Bungol, Sitio Mambag-id, SitioBeraño, portion of Brgy. Lantad.
Areas affected from 9 am to 11 am are BF2 (portion only) portion of Buri Road from Villa Lucadan Subd., Capitol Heights Phase V to Prk. Luhod-Luhod, portion of Circumferential road from La Herenvia Subd. to Valley of Peace, including Prk. Villargacia, Brighton Subd., Megaworld, Brgy. Mandalagan, Bacolod City.
Areas affected from 9 am to 1 pm on Sunday are BF2 (portion only) Palisades Subd., Brgy. Estefania, Bacolod City.
Reasons given are the opening and closing of 69kV airbreak switch at Talisay Compound, Talisay City and at Prk. Kasoy, Brgy. Mandalagan, Bacolod City to facilitate isolation of portion of 69kV transmission line (TL), and replacement of rotten 69kV transmission poles;
preventive maintenance of 20MVA and 10MVA Mt. View substations and correction of hot spot at load side of power transformer;
isolation for safety of line workers during replacement of temporary steel structure and rotten 69kV transmission poles;
Tree trimming; and NGCP, CENECO, and NONECO will conduct opening and closing of airbreak switches and load transfer of Talisay, Panaogao and Lopez substations from Bacolod-Silay 69kV TL to Silay-Cadiz 69kV TL;
erection of three 35ft. concrete utiltiy poles for midspan, three utility steel poles for 3-span single phase primary line and installation of one 25kVa privately-owned distribution transformer and its accessories.
Electricity consumers are further advised that, in the event of any power interruption, electrical switches should be turned-off for safety reasons.
When electricity supply resumes, they are to provide allowance of about 10 to 15 minutes before switching on all electrical appliances and facilities to avoid power surges.