MARIIS and LGU-Luna Lead Successful Padanum Harvest Festival

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 01:26

Luna, Isabela – More than a thousand rice farmers in the Magat River Integrated Irrigation System gathered here on March 11, 2015 for the Padanum Harvest Festival 2015 organized by MARIIS and the municipal government of Luna.

National Food Authority OIC Regional Director for Region 02 Mario M. Gonzales, Luna Vice-Mayor Andy Domingo, and MARIIS Acting Operations Manager Wilfredo C. Gloria together with the MARIIS division managers led the ceremonial... read more

JICA Funded Mini-Hydro Power Plant Switched-on in Isabela

Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 00:30

NIA Administrator Florencio Padernal, DOE Undersecretary Zenaida Monsada, and JICA Representative Eigo Azukizawa during the switching-on of the 45kw mini-hydropower facility in San Mateo, Isabela. The event was witnessed by all the NIA regional irrigation managers (in green hard hats).

SAN MATEO, Isabela  — A 45-kilowatt mini-hydro power plant along an irrigation canal here was switched on November 4, 2014.  Funded by the Japan... read more

MARIS Reservoir Optimization Project Breaks Ground

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 00:32

(L-R) MARIIS Operations Manager Mariano G. Dancel, Ifugao Governor Dennis Habawel, NIA Administrator Florencio F. Padernal, Ramon Mayor Wilfredo L. Tabag, and Danilo de Guzman, SN Aboitiz Power Executive Director during the ceremonial ground breaking at the project site. Behind them are SNAP executives and Danilo Tumamao, representative of the Governor of Isabela.

Ramon, Isabela – The National Irrigation Administration and SN Aboitiz Power are... read more