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No water rate hike seen with Carmen purchase

March 23, 2012


Water rates won’t go up for customers of the Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) even if the utilty purchases water from the future Carmen bulk water project, an official said yesterday. Engr. Ernie T. Delco, MCWD assistant general manager for operations, said the water district is set to buy 30,000 cubic meters from Carmen’s bulk […]

Cebu bulk water deal signed; Carmen town eyes big royalties

March 22, 2012


A generous river, capable of supplying 35 million liters of water a day, also promises a gift for its host town of Carmen—P35 million at most. The amount to be advanced as part of “royalties” for tapping Carmen’s Luyang River in north Cebu is one of the key points of a Joint Investment Agreement (JIA) […]

Capitol board OKs P700M Carmen bulk water joint venture

March 20, 2012


  Who doesn’t want low-cost, plentiful water? The Cebu Provincial Board (PB) yesterday authorized Gov. Gwen Garcia to sign a joint investment agreement with Manila Water Consortium to roll out the P700-million Carmen Bulk Water project. But members paused to ask who would sit in the new company that would be formed to operate the […]