Police here arrested more violators of the tobacco ban here, as the task force on anti-smoking said there would be no letup in the vigilance to enforce it.
After taking a break in imposing rotational brownouts, the Davao Light and Power Co., will resume in imposing power interruptions on May 13 and 14.
Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) assured reporters attending its enhancement training for energy journalists that they will be more transparent on updating the consumers on the electricity price.
Davao Region’s average inflation rate for the 3rd quarter last year dropped to 2.13 percent, which was 1.90 percentage points lower than the level recorded in the same quarter in 2014.
Customers of the Davao Light and Power Company (Davao Light) are urged to “be prudent” in using electricity as outages will continue until power supply from the Mindanao grid remain insufficient.
The Davao Light Power Corp. (DLPC) warned that forcing to meet the demand for continuous electricity than what the generation sources could supply may cause a total shutdown of the Mindanao grid.
Complicated issues on the right-of-way (ROW), the easement of transmission lines and the recent bombings of transmission towers, if not addressed, will worsen the power supply situation in Mindanao, top-ranking officers of the Mindanao Power Monitoring Committee (MPMC) said.
Power sector leaders will convene in Davao City on Thursday, February 4, to address several problems harrowing the Mindanao grid, the island’s socio-economic planning agency said.
There is more to do for the proper implementation of the executive order (EO) instituting the proper handling and disposal of used cooking oil in Davao City after a local official bared that majority of the food establishments here are still unaware of the law which classifies used cooking oil as a “hazardous waste”.
The Davao Light Power and Company (DLPC) reminded Davaoeños on the safety measures when using Christmas lights and decorations during the Kapehan sa Dabaw Press Conference last Monday.
The city’s electricity provider Davao Light and Power Corporation on Monday announced that power interruptions will continue with an estimate of one hour to a maximum of 1 and a half hours power off, despite the fact that Therma South Incorporated coal-fired plant went back online around 12:16 am today.
DAVAO CITY – Water consumers are encouraged to store clean water as a water service interruption will happen on Sunday,…