PATONG NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN SAMAR FULLY SOLAR-POWERED
THE PATONG National High School in Barangay Patong in Calbiga, Samar is the first school in Eastern Visayas that runs on solar powerZ
The Department of Education announced the school is 100 percent solar-powered.
DepEd engineers and officials conducted a final inspection of the 4-classroom building of the school.
“This is 100% solar-powered, including the street lights towards the school building, and the water pumping station is likewise solar-powered,” Engr. Felman Cecilio of DepEd Samar said.
A 17-KWP Hybrid Solar Power System with 40-KWH Lithium Energy Storage powers the entire four-classroom structure.
The new building has PWD ramps and toilets, as well as a functional handwashing area.