MisOr town achieves 100% sitio-level electrification
Apr 28, 2021
The town of Villanueva in Misamis Oriental has finally achieved a 100% sitio-level rural electrification following the recent completion of the SPI-funded PHP 1.8 million electrification project in the remote barangay of Kimaya.
SPI-supported botanical garden and tourism complex officially opens in Claveria
Feb 02, 2021
Misamis Oriental Governor Bambi Emano led the inauguration and opening of the province's tourism complex and botanical garden in the landlocked town of Claveria, Misamis Oriental, recently.
SPI Receives Platinum Award for Outstanding Safety and Health Performance
Dec 04, 2020
The Safety and Health Association of the Philippines Energy Sector, Inc. (SHAPES), together with the Department of Energy (DOE) has recognized SPI with a Platinum Award for its exceptional health and safety performance in the workplace.
Clean Hands - Safe Hands COVID-19 Advocacy Campaign
Aug 19, 2020
Villanueva, Misamis Oriental Mayor Jennie Rosalie Uy-Mendez led the launching of the handwashing advocacy campaign following the turn-over of electronically-operated mobile handwashing stations provided by SPI.
SPI’s livelihood project produces face mask for community frontliners
Apr 03, 2020
With the limited supply of surgical and professional masks in the COVID 19 Pandemic, SPI’s livelihood project got crafty and started to design and produce face mask for the community frontliners.
Sharing SPI’s current best practices on MMT operations and management
Jan 30, 2020
Holcim Phillippines Multi-Partite Monitoring Team (MMT) learns from the current best-practices of SPI’s MMT during a recent benchmarking activity at the power plant.
SPI supports MisOr tourism project
Dec 23, 2019
MisOr Governor Bambi Emano and SPI Plant Manager Dr. Carsten Evers lead the unveiling of the proposed Provincial Botanical Garden and Tourism Complex during simple ceremonies held at the capitol grounds recently. The project, which is funded mainly by MisOr’s share in the electricity sales of power generating companies in the province through the DOE ER 1-94 program, is expected to boost the local tourism industry.
Helping build a community of readers
Nov 29, 2019
SPI, together with the Synergeia Foundation Inc., the USAID, the LGU-Magsaysay and the Department of Education recently forged a partnership for the implementation of a three-year Reading and Comprehension Proficiency Program for the students of Magsaysay, Misamis Oriental. SPI has earmarked P1.3 million worth of assistance for the implementation of the project.
PRIVATE-PUBLIC PARTNERSHIP ON DISASTER RESILIENCY
Oct 31, 2019
SPI culminates its commemoration of the 2019 Business Continuity Awareness Week (BCAW) recently with a forum that tackles the importance of private-public partnership in enhancing the community’s ability to respond and recover from disasters and calamities.
Sharing current best practices on environmental management
Oct 25, 2019
Officials and personnel of the City Local Environment and Natural Resources Office (CLENRO) of LGU Cagayan de Oro learn from the current best environmental practices of STEAG State Power Inc.
CSR and the role of business for sustainable peace and inclusive development
Oct 23, 2019
"Follow the law, do no harm, pay your taxes, be a good neighbor." These are the basic principles espoused by STEAG State Power Inc. (SPI) during the first-ever regionwide forum on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) organized by the National Economic Development Authority - Region 10 at the Chali Beach Resort in Cagayan de Oro City on 23 October 2019.
MAQ benchmarking activity
Oct 10, 2019
Members of the Mindanao Association for Quality (MAQ) Inc. conducted a benchmarking activity on SPI's current best practices on total quality management, quality assurance, environmental and safety programs, human resource, purchasing, warehousing, and inventory, customer care, and social responsibility.
SPI’s carbon sink cited for CDO river basin protection
Sep 03, 2019
SPI’s 1,200-hectare carbon sink project in Mapawa is among those cited as one of the model environmental conservation and restoration initiatives that contribute to the protection of the Cagayan de Oro river basin.
Enhancing capabilities in carrying out the 5S program
Sep 02, 2019
5S Committee members attend a 2-day advanced training course on the 5S Principles to broaden understanding and enhance internal capabilities in carrying out the 5S Program in the workplace.
Helping craft Mindanao’s business policy agenda
Jul 08, 2019
SPI hosted a discussion and policy consultation of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) recently to help formulate the business sector’s policy agenda for the upcoming 2019 Mindanao Business Conference on 12-14 September 2019 in Iligan City.
SPI is DENR’s Best Institutional Partner
Jul 03, 2019
The Department of Environment and natural Resources – Region 10 (DENR-X) conferred recently STEAG State Power Inc. (SPI) in recognition to its environmental efforts in conducting environmental programs that contribute to DENR’s advocacies.
Helping the youth understand sexual purity
Jun 18, 2019
In a society that promotes a culture of getting whatever we want whenever we want it, young people are becoming more and more vulnerable to distorted messages about love and purity that eventually traps them to social ills like teenage pregnancies.
Learning from SPI’s current best practices on coal ash management
Jan 28, 2019
Barangay leaders of Nipa, Concepcion, Iloilo learn from SPI’s current best practices on coal ash management during a recent visit to the power plant.
RECOGNIZING OUTSTANDING PARTNERS IN PROMOTING LITERACY
Jan 25, 2019
The Department of Education – Region 10 cited the offices of the Provincial Governor & Vice Governor of Misamis Oriental, and energy-firm STEAG State Power Inc. (SPI).
YOUTH FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
Sep 17, 2018
Members of the Youth for Environment in School Organization (YES-O) of Villanueva National High School participate in a highly engaging discussion and planning session wherein they crafted specific action programs and activities designed to help address environmental challenges such as solid waste management and ozone layer depletion.
SHARING BEST PRACTICES ON GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT
Sep 13, 2018
The women empowerment in community development initiatives of energy-firm STEAG State Power Inc. (SPI) took center stage during a recent benchmarking activity of the Gender and Development Advocates from the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) of Regions 9 & 10.
Miss Earth 2017 joins SPI’s massive tree-growing project
Feb 26, 2018
Miss Earth 2017 Karen Ibasco joins SPI's environmental conservation and protection efforts by participating in a tree-growing activity held during a recent visit to the power plant.
MDRMMC teams up with SPI on emergency preparedness
Mar 27, 2018
The Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (MDRRMC) of Villanueva, Misamis Oriental, the Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC), the Bureau of Fire Protection and STEAG State Power Inc. (SPI) join forces together in bolstering the disaster-response preparedness of community-based local emergency front-line responders.