Eight towns and cities in southern Negros Occidental will experience a 12-hour power outage on December 18 and 19, the Negros Occidental Electric Cooperative (NOCECO) said.
NOCECO said the scheduled outage is in line with the preventive maintenance that the National Grid Corporation will implement on its 69KV Kabankalan-Sipalay on December 18 abd its 69KV Kabankalan-La Castellana line on Sunday.
On December 18, NOCECO said the whole of Sipalay, Hinobaan, Cauyan and parts of Ilog will experience power interruption from 6AM-6PM.
On Sunday, the 6AM-6PM power interruption will affect the whole of Binalbagan, Isabela, Moises Padilla, La Castella, portion of Pontevedra, Hinigaran and Himamaylan City.
Meanwhile, the whole of Kabankalan, Candoni and parts of Ilog will experience an hour of power interruption from 6AM to 7AM on Sunday.