2017, June 6
Two more hydroelectric power plants are set to break ground in the mountainous towns of Solsona and Nueva Era courtesy of FDCUtilities Inc., a subsidiary of Filinvest Development Corporation.FDC representatives Engr. Neil Guillen and Mirable May Perez paid a courtesy call before members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan on June 6, 2017 to seek their support of the project. the Department of Energy has identified Madongan 1 and 2 Nueva Era and Solsona as potential sites for run-of-river-type hydroelectric power development projects. Under an open and competitive selection process, FDC expressed interest to pursue said projects this year.According to Mr. Guillen, FDC is set to develop hydroelectric power plants in the upstream of Madongan 1 with a capacity of 11 megawatt (MW), Madongan 2 with 10.4 MW and 5.9 MW in Solsona river.