SNAP Installs of Seismic Monitors in Benguet Facilities

Benguet-based renewable energy company SN Aboitiz Power (SNAP) recently completed the installation of strong motion recorders in its 105-MW Ambuklao and 140-MW Binga Hydroelectric Power Plants (HEPP). SNAP invested nearly AUD217,000 (about P8 million) for the installation these five solar-powered accelerographs in strategic positions in both of its Benguet facilities. “The main purpose of these […]


SAGADA, Mountain Province (PIA) — Mayor James Pooten said the local government of Sagada will regulate tourists coming to the municipality starting this Christmas season. This is due to the experiences of the municipality during the past long weekends and holidays where thousands of tourists flocked to scenic town filling up every tourist destinations and […]


TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Dec. 17 (PIA) – – The Department of Agriculture (DA) in Region 2 is promoting industrial crop production to help boost regional economy and ensure food security of the growing population in the region. Engineer Rodolfo Bayucan, chief of the Cagayan Valley Research Center, said they are introducing high value commercial crops […]

SME Project Pitching with Stakeholders

(PIA) — From the usual scheme of presenting government programs to entrepreneurs, the Benguet small and medium entrepreneur (SME) yearly gathering though the Adivay Festival took a new twist to entrepreneurs project pitching with stakeholders. This time the entrepreneurs were on stage presenting to a panel composed of concerned agencies such as the Department of […]