(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Monday, 27 May 2024) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "AGHON" {EWINIAR} was estimated based on all available data at 95 km East of Baler, Aurora (15.6°N, 122.5°E) with maximum sustained winds of 140 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 170 km/h. It is moving North Northeastward at 10 km/h. Southwesterly Windflow affecting the western section of Southern Luzon and Visayas. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—˜π—”π—§π—›π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—œπ—‘π—— 𝗔𝗑𝗗 π—–π—’π—”π—¦π—§π—”π—Ÿ π—ͺπ—”π—§π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Light to moderate winds coming from South to Southwest will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.5 meters).


Wednesday, 8 November 2023

30 Agusanons completed lineman training of ANECO

BUTUAN CITY -- In a momentous achievement, 30 individuals completed the intensive lineman training program, marking a significant milestone for the Agusan del Norte Electric Cooperative (ANECO) Inc., a commendable feat, not only a testament to their dedication, but also a shining example of the strong collaboration between ANECO Inc., and its partners from the local government unit of Las Nieves, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) of Agusan del Norte, and the National Electrification Administration (NEA).

The graduation ceremony honored and celebrated the outstanding individuals for their outstanding accomplishments in completing the lineman training program, as well as their exceptional skills in dancing and singing during the winding-up ceremony.

According to ANECO general manager, Engr. Darwin T. Daymiel, the event served as a celebration of the unwavering commitment of the graduates to mastering the essential skills required for this challenging profession.

“Throughout the training program, which spanned for 33 days, these aspiring individuals underwent rigorous theoretical and practical sessions, equipping them with comprehensive understanding of electrical systems, safety protocols, and effective troubleshooting techniques,” said Daymiel.

The curriculum was thoughtfully designed by Engr. Diosdado M. Flores III, the master trainer, to ensure that the graduates would bring with them the knowledge and expertise needed to tackle real-world situations with confidence and professionalism. 

“The successful completion of the training program not only benefited the graduates, but also held a great promise to serve the best interest of the member-consumer-owners (MCOs) of Agusan del Norte. As we celebrate the achievements of these 30 remarkable individuals, we extend our heartfelt congratulations to each graduate for their hard work, perseverance, and dedication. Their success is a shining example of what can be accomplished when an electric cooperative, LGUs, and communities would join forces to invest in the development of human capital. Let us continue to support and recognize such initiatives that contribute in powering our communities, ” Daymiel underscored.

The graduation ceremony, held on Friday, November 3, at ANECO Multi-Purpose Hall and was attended by Ma. Regina Filoteo and Richard Guamos who served as representatives of NEA, Board President Romeo J. Gumadlas and the rest of the members of the board of ANECO Inc., a representative from TESDA and the proud families of the graduates. (ANECO/PIA Agusan del Norte)