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ONLY IN BURGOS
Where solar panels are built under wind turbines to generate power
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, April 20th, 2015

BURGOS, Ilocos Norte, April 20 — Aside from being dubbed as the home of the first wind farm in Southeast Asia, Ilocos Norte also boasts of a unique renewable energy program because of a solar ...

Target: Doubling RE projects by 2030
Written by Frances Mae G. Macapagat posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, April 19th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, April 14 (PIA) – Energy experts have raised the need to share successful renewable energy (RE) development experiences among the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)-member economies to attain the goal of doubling RE projects ...

First Sculpture Park in South East Asia
Written by John Michael Mugas posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, April 19th, 2015

With the successful inception of the Himala sa Buhangin! Festival in 2012 followed by a convergence of thousands of locals and tourists last year, the arid landscape of the Paoay Sand Dunes has become an ...

SOLAR TECH RULES
Phl gov’t is careful not to hurt consumers sans state subsidies
Written by Frances Mae G. Macapagat posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, April 15 – International energy experts from member economies of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) reported that Photovoltaic (PV) solar power technologies in their countries have made inroads in their renewable energy ...

NBI hunts illegal recruiter
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Sunday, April 12th, 2015

LAOAG CITY–Lawyer Diosdado Araos, National Bureau of Investigation supervising agent in Ilocos Norte, disclosed a manhunt against a suspected illegal recruiter who allegedly victimized several applicants for care giver jobs in New Zealand, Canada, Australia, ...

Adams has only one brgy, it wants 5
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

ADAMS, Ilocos Norte, April 7–Vice Mayor Wagner Poking of this upland town reported that the sanggunian bayan which he chairs as presiding officer has passed a municipal resolution seeking Congress to create five new barangays ...

I. Norte observes Earth Hour at Paoay Church
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, April 5th, 2015

Joining the worldwide effort in environment awareness, Ilocos Norte observed the Earth Hour with one-hour lights off from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m.at the UNESCO World Heritage site in the centuries-old Paoay Church, Paoay, Ilocos Norte ...

RENEWABLE ENERGY
APEC meeting on
Written by pgin-cmo posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, April 5th, 2015

As the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte gears up for the influx of foreign and local tourists here this summer season, Gov. Imee R. Marcos kicks off full preparation to ensure success of the province’s ...

MMSU magna cum laude grad says he owes much from ‘Manang Imee’
Son of a tricycle driver
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, April 5th, 2015

Allan Dave Patubo of Mariano Marcos State University, College of Industrial Technology, Laoag City campus, will graduate this year as magna cum laude, hence, he expressed gratitude to his benevolent benefactor, the “Iskolar Ni Manang ...

Black Nazarene visits I.Norte
Thousands devotees pray in reverence to fortify their Faith in God, many others perceive the Church Icon would bring luck, cure illness
Written by Cherry Joy Discaya Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

LAOAG CITY, March 31 (PIA) – Thousands of Catholic devotees warmly welcomed to Ilocos Norte the five-day maiden visit of the revered Nuestro Padre Jesus Nazareno of Quiapo or Black Nazarene on March 25-29 as ...

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