San Pedro de Macorís, Dom. Rep.- President Danilo Medina yesterday asked Dominican entrepreneurs to invest in power plants so the country can have quality energy at reasonable cost to spur production.
The Head of State spoke after cutting the ribbon for the facility Los Origines Power Plant, in the ??Punta Garza industrial area, San Pedro (east) and headed groundbreaking for park’s expansion to 60 megawatts in a second stage and 100 in the third.
"We need the Dominican capital to invest in power plants in the country, so that we can eventually have a balance and some sort of reserve.”
Medina said by having a reserve in energy Dominican Republic can move forward in the process of providing quality energy at a reasonable cost, "said the president.
The new plant will provide 25 megawatts of energy to the national grid and will continue to increase its capacity.