Tolentino backs nuclear power program in Pangasinan

May 19, 2024 People's Journal 94 views

SENATOR Francis “Tol” Tolentino has expressed support to the nuclear power program in Labrador, Pangasinan as alternative sources of energy.

In the DWIZ “Usapang Tol” program, Labrador, Pangasinan Mayor Ernesto Acain said Tolentino showed his support to the nuclear power program during the groundbreaking ceremony of the windmill facility held in his hometown on May 15.

Acain thanked Tolentino for backing up the program.

Tolentino helped the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) find nuclear materials in the ocean of Labrador, Pangasinan.

“Kilalang-kilala po kayo bilang magaling na senador na nagbibigay importansya po sa energy crisis natin, upang mabigyan ng permanent solution po. Thank you po,” the mayor told the senator.

Tolentino said that power plants are “proven safe” as alternative sources of energy and a long term solution to high electricity bills.