NPC celebrates Environment month with tree planting in various watershed

In celebration of the environment month, NPC conducted tree planting activities in various locations through its watershed area teams.

NPC’s Balut DPP in Davao joins 2019 Brigada Eskwela

NPC employees of Balut Diesel Power Plant in Davao participate in the recently held Brigada Eskwela in Mabila Central Elementary School in Sarangani Balut Island. Headed by Plant-in-Charge Antonio Defunturum Jr., the employees join the clean-up and provided used drums that were converted into trash bins. 

NPC participates in Brigada Eskwela 2019

In support of the Department of Education’s Brigada Eskwela, NPC has contributed materials and participated in school preparation activities in San Francisco Elementary School in Quezon City and in Tungkop National High School in Cebu City.

NPC - SPUG's Bicol team plants trees on Labor Day

On May 1, NPC employees at the Bicol Operations Division of SPUG planted 300 trees on May 1 at the NPC Ligao Stockyard. The planted seedlings which came from our Tiwi Watershed consists of narra, santol, acacia, pili and mahogany.

NPC holds tree planting, welcomes grad students of CBSUA in Buhi-Barit Watershed

NPC – Buhi Barit Watershed Area Team has recently arranged an eco-tour for the Graduate students of Central Bicol State University of Agriculture (CBSUA) – Sipocot in the watershed reservation in Buhi, Camarines Sur.

The activity is part of the students’ field study on Environmental Resource Valuation. The students who are taking up master’s in science – Resource Management and master’s in science in Agricultural Education have also spared time to plant trees as their contribution to climate change mitigation. 100 seedlings of kalumpit (Terminalia microcarpa) and tugawe (pometia pinnata) were planted along the perimeter of Lakelet Manapao of the watershed.

The eco-tour included a discussion on the field study by campus research director, Ms. Lourdes L. Nieva, Ph D. who likewise extended her gratitude to BBWAT for the tour.

Buhi-Barit is under NPC’s stewardship along with 10 other watersheds in the country that aids power generation.