The Central Negros Electric Cooperative Inc. completed and energized a total of 18 sitios and puroks in its coverage area under the Sitio Electrification Program of the national government from October to December of 2012, a CENECO press release said
The 18 sitios and puroks that were energized correspond to the total of 451 Filipino beneficiaries, the press release said.
There were two sitios/puroks energized in the Municipality of Murcia with 58 new connections, two in Silay with 55 new connections, two in Bago with 47 new connections and 12 in Bacolod City with 29 new connections.
CENECO, as a project implementor of the government said they get the real numbers of household of these sitios and puroks through their barangay captains, the press release said.
For 2013, CENECO aims at targeting more sitios and puroks for electrification.
Energization of Sitio Salazar and the overflow in Barangay Cansilayan, Murcia were recently done, it added.*