San Carlos City

Negros Occidental



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Situated along the shoreline of Tañon Strait, the city is situated at the intersection of four noteworthy urban communities in the Visayas: Cebu City, Bacolod City, Iloilo City and Dumaguete City. It has a 40 km coastline of which a few sections are secured with mangroves. The city has a profound normal harbor shielded from severe climate by Refugio Island (otherwise called Sipaway Island). Because of these perspectives, the Philippine Ports Authority has picked the San Carlos City port from among different ports in the area for its development program in 1998 which incorporate the recovery of four hectares of ocean to suit different port structures, offices and compartment vans, an augmentation on the east side for two RO-RO vessels and the expansion of the length of the port to 242.5 meters. Negros Occidental is the Philippines' significant sugar maker, contributing over portion of the nation's aggregate generation. Somewhere in the range of 54 percent of its agrarian area is sugarcane-based, and crude sugar is its driving conventional fare item. Strategic maneuvers an extremely essential part in the financial advancement of the territory. This requires extra interests in force undertakings to have an impartial harmony amongst interest and supply to turn away power emergency sooner rather than later. In accordance with this, we will empower the investigation and foundation of renewable wellsprings of vitality, particularly hydro-electric tasks making utilization of our six noteworthy streams.