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Escudero Hydroelectric Power Plant (Tiaong)

Posted by admin on December 31, 2006

The Escudero Hydroelectric Power Plant at Villa Escudero originally it generated power for the Escudero coconut plantation in Tayabas province. It is the first hydroelectric plant in the Philippines. Although no longer in use, it is very well-preserved. (Architect Augusto F. Villalon)

Photo above: original hydroelectric power generating equipment; below: dam for generating hydroelectric power and the power plant built in 1937.

2 Responses to “Escudero Hydroelectric Power Plant (Tiaong)”

  1. Rodel Moreno Dorado said

    Sana magkaroon din kami ng hydro power.

  2. Diedra Hy said

    An interesting dialogue is value comment. I believe that you need to write extra on this subject, it may not be a taboo subject however typically individuals are not enough to talk on such topics. To the next. Cheers

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