Renewable Energy Developer Visits Potential Sites in MARIIS

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 01:19

SAN MANUEL, Isabela – A foreign partner of a renewable energy consultancy and project developer conducted site visits of potential mini-hydro project sites at the Magat River Integrated Irrigation System here on April 20, 2016.

Dongyang Engineering Company of South Korea, foreign technology provider partner of Metroaces Management Company, Inc. (MMCI) visited five potential sites which include NDC 7 Eden, San Manuel (estimated capacity of 464 kW), NDC 7 Cabauitan, San Manuel (estimated capacity...


NIA-IA Celebrate Hard Work and Commitment

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 01:23

MARIIS-Division III Manager William B. Oppuer delivers his State of the Division Address during the division’s Grand NIA-IA Day in San Manuel, Isabela.

San Manuel, Isabela – Hundreds of farmers headed by Alejandrino S. Pascua, President of the Federation of Irrigators Associations in Division III and employees of the Magat River Integrated Irrigation System-Division III gathered at office grounds here on March 20, 2015 for its Second Grand NIA-IA Day Celebration.With the theme “Sa...


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...


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...


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...