(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Thursday, 18 April 2024) Easterlies affecting the country. 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 rain showers or thunderstorms due to Easterlies. 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 East to Northeast will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).

Thursday, 4 April 2024

Bislig City holds communication campaign on lifeline rate

BISLIG CITY, Surigao del Sur (PIA) -- The city government of Bislig, headed by Mayor Florencio C. Garay in partnership with the Department of Energy (DOE), and Surigao del Sur I Electric Cooperative, Inc. (SURSECO-I) led by General Manager Joceler M. Moralda, spearheaded the conduct of the information, education, and communication (IEC) campaign on lifeline rate and registration drive on April 2 held at the Bislig City Cultural and Sports Center, Brgy. Poblacion, Bislig City.

The campaign disseminated information to qualified Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) beneficiaries of their privilege and for them to avail of the discounted lifeline rate.

Highlighting the activity were the discussions with Engr. Kevin Andre B. Umipig, DOE science research specialist II, Senior Energy Regulation Officer Reggie O. Obregon, and Manager Technical Services Department Engr. Kevin Raden T. Acma, on the qualified marginalized end-users (QME) and its implementing rules and regulations stipulated under R.A. 11552, SURSEC0-I lifeline threshold and energy conservation tips. As a medium of interaction between the audience, an open forum also transpired for clarifications.

Present during the campaign were the staff from the Local Social Welfare and Development Office (LSWDO) and City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO), the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), distribution utilities (DUs), Energy Regulation Commission (ERC), and LGU employees. (City Government of Bislig/NGPB/PIA-Surigao del Sur)