Palau Public Utilities Corporation (PPUC) Chief Executive Officer Kione J. Isechal and Ngchesar State Governor Florencio Adelbai had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Tuesday, January 30, for the installation of streetlights on the secondary roads in Ngchesar State.
The MOU outlined specific responsibilities of each party for the development project. [restrict]
PPUC, as the sole provider of energy services in the island, will be responsible for providing the needed equipment, labor, and technical support for the installation of streetlights on the secondary roads in Ngchesar. It will also be responsible for the repairs and maintenance of these streetlights.
Meanwhile, Ngchesar State will provide PPUC personnel an unhindered access to the secondary roads while the project is going on.
Ngchesar State will make monthly payments to PPUC for the total power consumed by each streetlight based on the official rate imposed for government entities. [/restrict]