Added eaarnings for banana farm worker
Before the energization of Purok Rizal, Velfur R. Yanong earned a meager income from being a banana plantation worker and being a single motor driver. After theSitio Electrification Program (SEP) was implemented his income augment. He now takes pride in operating a store that provides his family a convenient living.
“Ako usa ka beneficiary sa SEP. Ako nagpasalamat nga niabot sa among sitio. Usa kani nga nakatabang nga nakanegosyo ko sama sa ice water ug softdrinks. Nagpasalamat ko’g dako sa NORDECO ug sa atong gobyerno sa maong proyekto. Sukad mi napasug-an diri sa amo, nakanegosyo nako,” Yanong said.
Purok Rizal, New Albay was energized on August 15, 2019 with Twenty (20) household beneficiaries for a total project cost of PhP871,658.51.
Velfur R. Yanong is a Sitio Electrification Program (SEP) Beneficiary and Rural Electric Consumer Beneficiary of Development and Advancement (RECOBODA) .
.SEP is a national government project through the National Electrification Administration (NEA) and is being implemented by the electric cooperatives such as NORDECO. Being the implementing arm of this program, NORDECO, Inc. ensures the total electricity access within its franchise area as it continues to energize more sitios up to this day.