AESB speaks in 4th Asia Pacific Housing Forum
P-Noy commends NEA, ECs For Electrification of 2,395 Sitios.
P- Noy electrifies more sitios in Eastern Visayas
Pres. PNOY at the 33rd Anniversary of PHILRECA, Sitio Electrification Program Ceremonial Switch-On
National Electrification Awareness Month - August 2013
Ceremonial switch-on, Linao, Cawayan mini-hydro plant, Ormeco, Calapan city
Gawad CES Awardee , Dep. Adm. Mariano T. Cuenco
NEA, ECs continue Yolanda rehabilitation and power restoration efforts
10 March 2014
The National Electrification Administration (NEA) and the electric cooperatives continue rehabilitation and power restoration efforts in the Typhoon Yolanda affected areas. NEA Board of Administrators, chaired by Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho L. Petilla, has approved the Guidelines on the Yolanda Recovery and Rehabilitation Plan (YRRP) Project implementation and release of funds to the electric cooperatives.
The damage to electric distribution networks operated by the electric cooperatives was initially assessed to be at Php5.205 billion. Recognizing the need to restore electric power up to the household level, the national government has released to NEA Php3.929 billion intended for the rehabilitation and reconstruction works of 33 ECs.
Consumers of Mindoro power Coop opt to remain with NEA
26 February 2014
The member-consumers of the Mindoro Oriental Electric Cooperative, Inc. (ORMECO) have opted to remain non-stock, non-profit electric cooperative under the National Electrification Administration (NEA).
This was decided during the referendum conducted on February 9, 2014 in the seven districts covering 14 municipalities and the City of Calapan in the coverage area of the electric cooperative. Member-consumers were given the three options either to (1) remain non-stock, non-profit electric cooperative under NEA; (2) convert into stock cooperative under Cooperative Development Authority (CDA); or (3) convert into stock corporation under Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Of the 28,520 who voted, 27,400 or 96% chose ORMECO to remain as non-stock, non-profit EC. Meanwhile, 970 or 3% preferred to convert into into cooperative and 150 or 0.52% chose to convert into stock corporation.
PENELCO’s integrated on-line system
25 February 2014
The Peninsula Electric Cooperative, Inc. (Penelco) is keeping up with technological advancement for better customer service. It is implementing a Php7.7 million project that will integrate and computerize the functions of the cooperative’s different departments.
Based on a Penelco report, it has given the winning bidder Digital Data Corporation (DDC) the Notice to Proceed in August 2011 for the development of its integrated on-line system for its key operations. The project is divided into three phases.