Meralco talked about its enterprise services would moreover keep open to cope with purchaser funds, points, inquiries and restore functions.
“The company ensures strict implementation of protocols of the federal authorities’s Inter-Firm Course of Energy, to safeguard the effectively being and safety of its prospects and staff. Meralco may be intently coordinating with the Energy Regulatory Charge (ERC) and the Division of Energy with regard to enterprise operations continuation amid MECQ,” Meralco assistant vice chairman and head of public information office Joe Zaldarriaga talked about.
In line with this, Meralco appealed to native authorities fashions (LGUs) and barangay officers to acknowledge meter readers as among the many many necessary staff granted permission to work all through MECQ and allow them entry to and skim meters of residences.
“Rest assured this can in all probability be unobtrusive and the deployed meter readers will in all probability be in full non-public defending gear, allowing for safety procedures. This may ensure that exact consumption for the month will in all probability be billed accordingly,” the company talked about.
It added that Meralco personnel may be moreover on standby 24/7 to answer to emergencies and experiences.
Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian yesterday warned Meralco and completely different distribution utilities (DUs) in the direction of attainable unexplained bill shocks, which occurred when Luzon was positioned beneath ECQ earlier this yr.