VECO Advisory: Emergency Outage On Oct 20, 2015
Oct. 20, 2015

Dear valued customers,

NGCP feeders 2 and 5 auto tripped around 10:55am, affecting VECO substations in the areas of Mandaue, Paknaan and Consolacion.

VECO immediately restored and energized feeders PKN 312(Paknaan, Jagobiao, Cubacub, Casili, Canduman, Pagsabungan, Tingub, Tabok, Maguikay, Casuntingan and mountainous areas), PKN 321(umapad, Opao, Alang-Alang and portion of the ff: Paknaan, Estancia, Ibabao) and PKN322(Cabangcalan, Casuntingan, Maguikay, Bakilid, Estancia, Alang-Alang, Tabok, Ibabao).

CLC 311(calero, Tayud Consolacion, Tayud Lilo-An, Jugan, Yati, Pitogo, Lamac, Cansaga, Poblacion, Pulpogan, Danlag, Tilhaong, Cubacub, Casili, Sac-Sac, Tulo-Tulo, Polog, Panoypoy) was restored at 10:59am.

CLC 312 (tayud Lilo-An, Catarman, Yati, Pitogo, Cansaga, Poblacioin Consolacion, Tugbungan, Nangka, Poblacion Lilo-An, Jubay, Cotcot, Cabadiangan, Lataban, Sta. Cruz, San Roque, Tabla, Mulao) was restored at 11:02am.

MDW 322( Tingub, Casuntingan, Maguikay) was restored 11:03am.

PKN 322 (cabangcalan, Casuntingan, Maguikay, Bakilid, Estancia, Alang-Alang, Tabok, Ibabao) was restored at 11:27am.

However, at 1:08 pm, NGCP line 4 auto-tripped affecting PKN 312, 321, 322, CLC 311 and 312. At 1:15pm, another incident happened wherein NGCP GIS 2 auto-tripped affecting MDW 311, 312 and 321.

Fortunately, as of 3pm, all VECO feeders are up and running but grid is still unstable as per NGCP-RCC.

We want to assure the public that our technical teams are doing everything to ensure that restorations are made without necessary delays.

You may contact us at (032)230-8326, Facebook: visayanelectriccompany and/or Twitter: @veco_cebu for any inquiries.

Thank you for your understanding.