It was a working weekend for NPC President Ma. Gladys Cruz-Sta. Rita when she visited on Sunday, June 28 Tablas Island in Romblon with Energy Secretary Jericho Petilla to grace the inauguration of the Sunwest Electric and Water Company Inc.’s (SUWECO) 8.8 MW project in the island. The project which is located in the Municipality of Odiongan is expected to address the growing power demand of the 200,000 Romblon residents.

President Sta. Rita met with the officials of the Tablas Island Electric Cooperative (TIELCO) whom SUWECO made a power supply agreement with and gave an inspiring talk during TIELCO’s 30th Annual General Membership Assembly.

The Plant Heads of Romblon led by Mr. Roberto M. Davalos, Manager for Mindoro and Romblon Operations also met President Sta. Rita and discussed with her important issues on SPUG operations.