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