June 25, 2024

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PBBM, Romualdez launch solar irrigation project in Isabela

President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. and Speaker Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez engage in a cordial conversation during the Iinauguration of the Solar-Powered Pump Irrigation Project at Barangay Cabaruan in Quirino, Isabela Monday (June 10, 2024). Also in the photo is Senior Deputy Majority Leader and 1st District of Ilocos Norte Rep. Ferdinand Alexander “Sandro”  Marcos III. The new irrigation system is composed of a pumping station powered by 1,056 solar panels with an estimated output of more than 739,000 watts. With its completion in February this year, the project is envisioned to contribute to an increase in agricultural production and ensure food security in the country.