Bacolod braces for 12-hour brownout on Feb 3 as NGCP conducts line maintenance


Residents of Bacolod and surrounding areas should brace for a 12-hour power interruption on February 3, Saturday, as the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) conducts maintenance activities on its 69kV Bacolod-San Enrique Line.

The brownout will affect areas from Alijis in Bacolod City up to the entire municipality of Murcia and parts of Don Salvador Benedicto. The affected areas are as follows:

Alijis Substation:

  • Portion of Alijis Road (Alijis Substation to areas before Good Year), Bacolod Girl’s Home, Prk. Pag-asa, John B. Lacson College, Pauline Village, ECC Villas, Akina village, South Residences, Araneta Highway (Monark Eqpt. down to Medalla Elem. Sch.), Bel-Air Subd., Woodstock Subd., Villa Cristina Subd., Prk. 8 Baybay, Gardenville Subd., Florenceville, ManVille Subd., Akina Village.
  • Portion of Alijis Road (Alijis Substation to areas before Maranatha Sch.), Greenplains Subd., Araneta Street, Magsaysay Ave. to Sugarland Hotel, Luxur Place (former Bacolod Convention Plaza and Hotel), Teleperformance, Bacolod Police Station, Goldenfield Commercial Complex, Magsungay, Torres High School, Henrietta Village, Airport Subd., Calong-Calong, Villa Esperanza, Palmas Del Mar, Orient Marine, Villa Servando, Golden River Village.
  • Alijis Road (from Alijis Substation to Pagla-um Village), Yanson, Villa Baradas, Prk. Gaisano, Celita Village, Olympia, Village, County Home, Provindencia Subd., ACCO Housing, Negros Metal Corp., La Villa Guadalupe Phase 1&2, Camilla South, Bacolod Homes Royal, Pedrosa Village, Mt. Carmen Village, Regent Pearl-Alijis to Panaad Site including Woodside, DC-2 Terra Nova,Hillside Subd., La Salle Ville, , Hermelinda Homes, Leon Ville, Kabugwason, East Homes 4 and 5,Lion Ville, St. Vincent’s Subd., Grandville 1, 2 & 3 Subd., Forest Hill, Hermilinda, Leon Ville, Kabugwason, East Homes 4, 5 and 6, Villa Maria Reyna Subdivision, South Spring Village, Sunny Plains, Bangga Totong, Had. Edmar, Handumanan, Zone 5, Brgy. Felisa, Cosmos Bottling, Oasis Subd., Green Acres Subd., Lolita Heights, Villa Magdalene, April Joseph, Villa Florencia, Had. Gonzaga, Felisa Subd., Prk. Guanzon, Paglaum Village.
  • TRANSCOM, Back of Alijis Substation, Oriental &Motolite, A1 Gas, Viva, Alijis Road (from Alijis Substation to Airport Terminal), Bacolod Memorial Park, Asian Alcohol, Sasson Furniture, Jade Court II, VL Yap, Good Year and Teletech (Robinsons Metro), Lopue’s South Square
  • Baronnesa Metal Corporation
  • (From Alijis Substation to May Quiachon, GarcesSubd), Prk. Progreso, Bacolod City National High School, City Heights, (BAC-UP 6 main road going to Jayme Subd. including City Heights, portion of Puentebella Subd., Jocson Subd., Prk. Kabulakan, Villa Celia , Villa Socoro, Espinos Village, Suntal Village, Eufemia, Teres 1 & 2, Rio Vista, BM ACMA, Benares, Victorina Heights, Bakyas, JJ Gonzaga, Purity Home Owner’s Asso., CERES Motorpool, P & NB Subd., Akina Plains, Prk. Himaya, Riverside Village, Golden Village and portion of Mansilingan), Brgy. Vista Alegre, Hda. Gensoli, Prk. Kabutongan, Hda. Gaston, Vista Verde, Lumina and BACIWA Vista Alegre Pumping Station, Hda. Canumayan, Hda. Kasantolan.
  • Coca – Cola Plant (Mansilingan)
  • Prk. Manayaosayao, Canlaon View Subd., Tanduay, Proper Blumintritt.
  • MUF2 Marian missionaries, Hda. Josefa II, Hda. Olive 2, Had.Jovelanos, Binitin,Candongon,Cansilayan, Murcia and Don Salvador Benedicto, the whole municipalities of Murcia and Don Salvador Benedicto.Brgy. Lopez Jaena to Mambucal, Had. Mala, Co Salazar, (R14): Brgy. Alegria, Brgy. Sta. Cruz, CPAC (Central Philippine Adventist College), Country Homes, Firmville, Iglau-an, Talotog, Buenavista, Salvacion, Caliban