SNAP CELEBRATES IP MONTH
Release date: October 21, 2016
SN Aboitiz Power-Magat, Inc. (SNAP-Magat), together with the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) and the local government of Aguinaldo marked Indigenous Peoples month with a tree-planting activity in Barangay Halag on October 11. Officials of SNAP, NCIP, Aguinaldo LGU, and the Department of Educatio…
SNAP, DIADI INAUGURATE ROAD PROJECTS
Release date: August 23, 2016
SN Aboitiz Power-Magat, Inc. (SNAP-Magat) and the municipality Diadi held a ribbon cutting ceremony on August 23, 2016 to inaugurate two road concreting projects in Barangays Arwas and Escoting.
The two road improvement projects, funded under SNAP-Magat’s CSR program, will help the farmers in transporting their products to the market and will serve as pavement for drying corn and rice.
The projects will also boost commuters as vehicles will now find it easier to pass through areas in both barangays. Each concrete road is 100 meters long costing around Php 200,000 each…
SNAP’S IFUGAO PROJECT UNDERGOES PUBLIC HEARING FOR ENVI CLEARANCE
Release date: October 14, 2016
SN Aboitiz Power’s proposed Alimit hydroelectric power plant (HEPP) in Ifugao underwent public hearings recently, as part of the requirements to secure an Environmental Compliance Certificate from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).
The hearings were held for the four municipalities to be affected by the project: Lagawe (September 27), Lamut (September 28), Mayoyao (October 10) and Aguinaldo (October 11). A total of 1,226 community members (220, 190, 313, and 503, respectively) attended the proceedings facilitated by the…
SN Aboitiz Power-Ifugao, Inc. (SNAP-Ifugao), the proponent of the proposed Alimit
Hydroelectric Power Complex located in the province of Ifugao is still completing the free, prior and informed consent (FPIC) process with the indigenous peoples as required under the IPRA law, SNAP Group spokesperson Mike Hosillos said in a statement.
“We have been conducting the second community consultative assemblies, or CCA2, since January 2016 in the four ancestral domains of Lamu…
SNAP, IPs STEADFAST IN PARTNERSHIP ON CULTURAL HERITAGE
Release date: July 13, 2016
(L-R) Brgy. Tinongdan Chairman Ruben Cunanan, NCIP representative Atty. Severino Manual, NPC’s Mr. Onofre Castro, PLGU-Benguet officer Camilo Alumit, SNAP Chief Corporate Services Officer Mike Hosillos, Itogon Mayor …
SNAP-BENGUET BAGS THREE GAWAD KALIGITASAN AT KALUSUGAN AWARDS
Release date: June 30, 2016
The SNAP-Benguet SHESQ team with officers from DOLE-CAR, including regional director Nathaniel Lacambra (second from right) and OSHC Executive Director Ma. Teresita Cucueco, MD (3rd from left).
SNAP-BENGUET, NPC, PSALM CONDUCT PUBLIC INFO DRIVE ON DAM OPERATIONS The technical working group from SNAP-Benguet, NPC, and PSALM with L…
Release date: June 22, 2016
Release date: May 18, 2016
SNAP-BENGUET, NPC, PSALM CONDUCT PUBLIC INFO DRIVE ON DAM OPERATIONS
The technical working group from SNAP-Benguet, NPC, and PSALM with L…SNAP-RES RECEIVES CERTIFICATE OF RENEWAL FROM ERC
SN Aboitiz Power-RES, Inc. received approval from the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) for the extension of its Retail Electricity Supplier’s License on May 10, 2016. SNAP-RES is the retail electricity supply company of SNAP Group, which …
SNAP-MAGAT PARTICIPATES IN EARTH DAY CLEAN-UP DRIVE
Release date: May 5, 2016
Caption: SN Aboitiz Power-Magat celebrated Earth Day on April 22 with a clean-up drive around the Magat Hydoelectric Power Plant in Ramon, Isabela. A total of 67 volunteers participated in the clean-up drive, including 31 employee…
SNAP-BENGUET PARTICIPATES IN EARTH DAY CLEAN-UP DRIVE
Release date: May 5, 2016
Caption: SN Aboitiz Power-Benguet celebrated Earth Day on April 22 with a clean-up drive around the Ambuklao Hydoelectric Power Plant in Bokod, Benguet. A total of 38 employees from SNAP-Benguet’s Ambuklao and Binga plan…
SNAP FORMS MONITORING TEAM FOR MAGAT SOUTH CANAL POWER PROJECT
Release date: April 25, 2016
SN Aboitiz Power-Magat (SNAP-Magat) has formed the Multipartite Monitoring Team (MMT) of the Maris South Canal (MSC) Hydroelectric Power Plant as an environmental requirement for the power project.
The MMT was formalized in a two-day meeting held on April 6 and 7 in Isabela. It is a requirement of the Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) for SNAP-Magat’s ongoing construction of the 8.5-megawatt hydroelectric power plant along the Maris Main (South) Canal in Ramon, Isabela.
MSC Hydroelectric Power Plant will be developed by SNAP-Magat as a run-of-river plant. It a…
SNAP-MAGAT DONATES TRUCK TO BARANGAY TUPAYA
Release date: February 16, 2016
SN Aboitiz Power-Magat, represented by Community Relations Sr. Supervisor Veronica Adsuara, turned over a dump truck on February 9 to officials of barangay Tupaya in Lagawe, Ifugao, headed by barangay …
ISABELA RECEIVES TWO AMBULANCE UNITS FROM SNAP-MAGAT
Release date: January 22, 2016
Two ambulance units were turned over by SNAP-Magat to its host province of Isabela on January 20. This is in addition to the thr…
HOST SCHOOLS RECEIVE CSR PROJECT FROM SNAP-MAGAT
Release date: January 21, 2016
Three host schools received Information and Communications Technology …
SNAP GROUP SPREADS HOLIDAY CHEER
Release date: December 23, 2015
SN Aboitiz Power Group’s management team led the company’s annual gift-giving activities on December 9 and December 11 in two host schools in Magat and Benguet.
SNAP-MAGAT DELIVERS RELIEF SUPPLIES FOR TYPHOON-RAVAGED BARANGAYS
Release date: November 3, 2015
Management members and volunteers from SNAP-Magat distr…
SNAP, NIA SIGN AGREEMENT ON 8.5-MW HYDRO PLANT
Release date: October 22, 2015
NIA Administrator Eng. Florencio Padernal (2nd from left) and SNAP President & CEO Emmanuel Rubio (3rd form left) formalize the agreement for the 8.5-MW Maris Hydro. (From right:) NIA Deputy Administrator for Administration and Finan…
MLGU-DIADI RECEIVES PROJECTS FROM SNAP-MAGAT AND DOE
Release date: October 2, 2015
SNAP-BENGUET RECEIVES REGIONAL INDUSTRIAL PEACE AWARD
Release date: September 30, 2015
Receiving for SNAP-Benguet is Kaibigan Committee head Ms. Rosalyn White (center, front row) and Community Relations Sr. Specialist Ramon Capsula (holding plaque). Also joing them were members of the Kai…
MLGU- RAMON RECEIVES FUNDS FOR EDUCATION PROJECTS
Release date: September 30, 2015
LGUS REPORT CSR INITIATIVES AT SNAP HOST COMMUNITIES’ FORUM
Release date: September 22, 2015
ROAD CONCRETING PROJECT INAUGURATED IN BARANGAY BUTAO
Release date: July 23, 2015
The SNAP Team with the Barangay Members during the inauguration of the road concreting project in Brgy. Butao, Diadi, Nueva Vizcaya.
Brgy. Butao in Diadi, Nueva Vizcaya marked the completion of a road concreting project on July 21, 2015 with simple ceremonies attended by local officials and representatives from SNAP-Magat management.
SNAP-MAGAT JOINS DISASTER PREPAREDNESS DAY
Release date: July 16, 2015
The province of Isabela declared July 10 as a non-working holiday to celebrate Disaster Preparedness Day. The province-wide activity called “Todas Dengue, To Na’to” was joined by SNAboitiz Power-Magat (SNAP-Magat) employees in support of the provincial government, which called for full public participation in the clean-up drive and bloodletting activities.
SNAP WELCOMES 2015 SCHOOL YEAR WITH BRIGADA ESKWELA
Release date: May 27, 2015
Three host schools from Ifugao and Isabela received volunteer services from SN Aboitiz Power Group for the annual Brigada Eskwela (School Brigade) to help school children enjoy brighter and cleaner classrooms this June.
On May 21, SNAP-Magat volunteers led by Plant Manager/Asst. Vice President Willy Ferrer trooped to Sto. Domingo Elementary School (Annex) in Alfonso Lista, Ifugao. Working with parents, teachers, barangay officials, and community members, they cleaned school surroundings and painted classroom walls, blackboards, and the school roof. Cleaning and painting materials were als…
SNAP-BENGUET CONDUCTS WATER RESCUE AWARENESS TRAINING
Release date: May 18, 2015
Volunteers from barangays Ambuklao, Tinongdan, and Dalupirip after completing the two-day Water Rescue Awareness training course sponsored by SNAP-Benguet and facilitated by Emergency Research Center, Inc.
SN Aboitiz Power-Benguet, Inc. (SNAP-Benguet) sponsored a two-day training course on moving water rescue awareness on May 6 and…
LINKING UP COMMUNITIES TO HELP THEM BUILD THEIR DREAMS
Release date: May 13, 2015
Rosa Batoon walks down the dirt road leading to the coffee nursery of the Ambuklao Coffee Growers Association. She and the other coffee growers – most of them women and nearly all of them senior citizens – are gathering firewood for this afternoon’s demonstration on muscovado production. Rosa walks quickly, with a spring in her step that belies her 83 years.
Rosa, along with the other women, is in Bangao in Bokod, Benguet for a two-day training on muscovado production. She is a member of the Ambuklao Coffee Growers Association, which was formed back in 1996, with 11 members. By 20…
SNAP-BENGUET RECEIVES CERTIFICATES OF COMPLIANCE FROM DOLE
Release date: March 03, 2015
SN Aboitiz Power-Benguet, Inc. (SNAP-Benguet), represented by Plant Support Services Manager Rose White (right), receives certificates from the Department of Labor and Employment for being a Child Labor-free establishment as well as for its compliance to General Labor Standards and Occupational Safety and Health Standards. The awarding was held on …
SNAP-BENGUET BAGS ENVIRONMENTAL AGENCY’S “SEAL OF APPROVAL”
Release date: February 21, 2015
The SNAP-Benguet team, represented by CFO Eleanor Blomdahl, CTO Kjell Valdal, AVP & Plant Manager Manny Lopez, Safety Manager Hollis Fernandez, Safety Officers Jess Palma and Cliff Dailay, Environtal Officer KT Teodoro, and Nurse/Health Officer Jason Paneda, receive the award from DENR Undersecretary Atty. Jonas Leones and PEPP head Consolac…
SNAP-MAGAT SUPPORTS MATERNAL & CHILD CARE IN LAGAWE
Release date: February 6, 2015
(From L-R: SNAP’s Sr. Manager for Social Development & Community Relations Vitti Valenzuela, Brgy. Chairman Edwin Dulnuan, Reproductive Health, Health Unit Head Dr. Joyce Bentres, SB Member Vilma Alcayna, and Municipal Administrator Marcelo Banhan)
Mothers and infants in Barangay Dulao can hope for better maternal and child care assi…
SNAP HOLDS GIFT-GIVING IN MAGAT
Release date: December 17, 2014
Seven hundred twenty-three (723) public school children from Gen. Aguinaldo Elementary School in Ramon, Isabela and Sto. Domingo Elementary School in Alfonso Lista, Ifugao were given school bags during SN Aboitiz Power-Magat’s annual gift-giving activity held last December 16. Seventeen employees volunteered during the gift-giving activity led by AVP and Plant Manager Willy …
MAYOR CABBIGAT: AMBULANCE FROM SNAP IS BEST CHRISTMAS GIFT
Release date: December 19, 2014
Lagawe Mayor Cesario Cabiggat receives the key to the ambulance from SNAP representative Vency Bulayungan as support for community health initiatives
“The ambulance is the best gift we received this Christmas.”
These were the words of Mayor Cesario Cabbigat, the Chief Executive of Lagawe, Ifu…
NIA, SNAP BREAK GROUND FOR DAM IMPROVEMENT PROJECT
Release date: November 13, 2014
Maris Optimization Groundbreaking 1. (from left) NIA-MARIIS operations head Engr. Marinao Dancel, Ifugao governor Denis Habawel, NIA administrator Florencio Padernal, Ramon mayor Wilfredo Tabag & SNAP executive director Danny de Guzman lead the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Maris Optimization Project in Ramon, Isabela. Wi…
SNAP GROUP BAGS AWARDS IN GAWAD KALIGTASAN AT KALUSUGAN
Release date: October 29, 2014
SN Aboitiz Power Group (SNAP Group) received Silver and Bronze Awards in the Department of Labor and Employment’s 9th Gawad Kaligtasan at Kalusugan last October 27. The Magat and Ambuklao hydroelectric power plants won Silver Awards while the Binga plant bagged the Bronze Award, all under the Institutional category.
The GKK is…
SNAP-BENGUET REAFFIRMS SUPPORT TO HOST COMMUNITIES
Release date: August 22, 2014
Last August 11, around 60 Benguet government officials and invited guests from the indigenous peoples’ groups where invited for SN Aboitiz Power-Benguet’s annual stakeholders’ forum held at the Forest Lodge, Camp John Hay in Baguio City.
SNAP-Benguet’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Danny de Guzman presented a detailed report and update on market operations of the Binga and Ambuklao power plants. He mentioned the company’s present challenges as well as the opportunities it sees, which include the Maris and Alimit projects in Ifugao. He gave emphasis on the…
DOE APPROVES SNAP HYDROPOWER SERVICE CONTRACTS
Release date: August 8, 2014
SN Aboitiz Power Group marks its first major project under its Greenfield Development Program with the planned development of a 350-megawatt (MW) hydroelectric power facility in Ifugao.
SNAP recently confirmed that it has officially received from the Department of Energy (DOE) the approved and signed renewable energy service contract (RESC) for an integrated hydropower complex composed of three facilities: the 100-MW Alimit plant, the 240-MW pumped storage facility, and the 10-MW Olilicon plant. The facilities will be developed under a subsidiary, SNAP-Ifugao.
The original Certificate o…
ITOGON, SNAP PARTNER FOR YOUTH LEADERSHIP TRAINING
Release date: June 18, 2014
A two-day training program for young leaders was conducted by the Itogon local government in partnership with SN Aboitiz Power-Benguet (SNAP-Benguet) last May 30-31, 2014.
Fifty eight (58) young leaders from eight barangays were selected to attend the Itogon Youth Camp for Leadership and Capacity Building, designed to inspire and educate the youth on leadership concepts and experiences in preparation for taking future leadership roles.
Primary sponsor SNAP-Benguet hosted the participants at the Binga Hydroelectric Power Plant in Brgy. Tinongdan, Itogon, Benguet.
“It is important f…
SNAP-MAGAT DONATES COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT TO ISABELA POLICE
Release date: June 18, 2014
SNAP-Magat SHESQ Manager Eli Ingles (third from right) turns over hand-held radios to PSI Rogelio Taliping during a simple ceremony in Cordon, Isabela. Also present were Cordon Vice Mayor Charlita Mariano (center), SNAP-Magat Community Relations Officer Veronica Adsuara (2nd from right) and Security Officer (ret….
SNAP TEAMS UP WITH BLACK PENCIL PROJECT
Release date: June 17, 2014
(L-R) SNAP-Benguet AVP and Plant Manager Manny Lopez and SNAP-Magat AVP and Plant Manager Willy Ferrer lead their respect…
SNAP GROUP JOINS BRIGADA ESKWELA
Release date: June 6, 2014
SN Aboitiz Power (SNAP) joined the nation in observing National School Maintenance Week or “Brigada Eswkela” from May 19 to 24, 2014 with a series of clean-up activi…
SNAP SPONSORS ENVIRONMENTAL CHARCOAL BRIQUETTE TRAINING IN IFUGAO
Release date: May 23, 2014
Participants try their hand at producing charcoal briquettes during the training sponsored by SN Aboitiz Power in Lamut, Ifugao.
The Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) team of SN Aboitiz Power-Magat (SNAP-Magat) in coordination with SN Aboitiz Power-Benguet conducted a …
SNAP GROUP CELEBRATES EARTH DAY
Release date: April 30, 2014