As of the planning period, many if not a significant number of unelectrified barangays are located in remote, island barangays including the conflict areas in Mindanao. The immediate extension of distribution lines is not feasible in these barangays, hence, alternative approaches such as mini- or micro-grids, stand-alone renewable e energy systems and other rural electrification technology shall play the important role in their electrification.
|Source Institution||Department of Energy|
|Place of Publication||Manila|
|Original Publication Date||December 1, 2008|