22 Sep President Duterte To Attend Inauguration Ceremony of Power Plant in Misamis Oriental
On September 22, Thursday afternoon, President Rodrigo Duterte will attend the inauguration ceremony of the FDC Misamis Power Corp. (FDC Misamis) 405-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Villanueva, Misamis Oriental.
The President will give a keynote speech during the program. Officials of FDC (Filinvest Development Corp.) will join the President in the ceremonial switch-on and the unveiling of the marker.
FDC Misamis vice chairman Andrew Gotianun Jr. stated, “The power plant is in line with the Duterte’s administration’s thrust to promote regional growth most especially in Mindanao.”
The power plant, although it uses coal to produce electricity, the company said that it utilizes in a clean generation through the circulating fluidized bed boiler (CFB) technology.
FDC said, “Considered as the cleanest process to burn coal, the technology (CFB) is also known for having higher steam generator thus lowering carbon emissions.”
President Duterte will the proceed to the Philippine National Police regional headquarters in Camp Vicente Alagar to discuss with the police forces and to lead in the command conference with the police officers of Northern Mindanao, after the inauguration ceremony.
Regional police chief, Chief Supt. Noel Constantino will present their success to President Duterte regarding the government’s campaign against illegal drugs.