Heart and Soul Project
25 January 2012
TeaM Energy, RP Government energize 3,400 Remote Quezon Homes Using Solar Energy – President Benigno S. Aquino III leads the switch-on of 5 Polilio Island barangays, benefitting a total of 3,400 off-grid households in Quezon Province during simple ceremonies in Malacanang Palace. Looking on are Department of Energy (DoE) Secretary Jose Rene Almendras (4th from left), TeaM Energy President/CEO Federico E. Puno (2nd from right) and representatives of the beneficiary barangays. The program to provide solar power to the off-grid barangays is under TeaM Energy’s Household Electrification Assistance through Renewable Technology and Social Preparation for the Upliftment of Lives (HEART & SOUL) in partnership with the DoE through its Household Electrification Project (HEP) aims to attain 90% household electrification in the Philippines by 2017.