Biomass plant to boost
4th district: Ferrer
BY SHIELA GELERA
LA CARLOTA CITY – The construction of a biomass power plant here will boost the growth and the economy of the towns and cities of the fourth district of Negros Occidental, Rep. Jeffrey Ferrer (Neg. Occ., 4th District) said yesterday.
Ferrer, who joined the launching of South Negros Biopower’s 25-megawatt biomass power plant here, yesterday said it will create more jobs and additional income for the farmers in the district.
Rafael Coscolluela, provincial consultant on trade and investments and Confederation of Sugar Producers Associations president, who attended the launching in behalf of Governor Alfredo Marañon, said the establishment of the power plant is a significant development in pursuance of the green economy in Negros.