Davao Light’s pole relocation works support DPWH road widening project

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) implemented its massive roadwidening and expansion projects along major thoroughfares in Davao City and in other franchise areas of Davao Light and Power Company, Inc which this AboitizPower distribution utility company supports by implementing its pole relocation project.


Davao Light takes on its responsibility to the community by ensuring public safety especially for the motorists and commuters. More than 1,000 poles were relocated in 2019 and 151 out of the estimated 500 poles were already relocated in 2020.

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Toxic Reality... A Pawikan Story

The COVID-19 pandemic has made us confined in our homes. It has deprived us of what we were used to doing- cramped up public transportation, jammed traffic, eat-outs at Roxas Night market, mingling with friends, and most especially vacations on beaches. I missed the comfort the ocean gives me which I guess everybody has also been longing for the longest time. Oceans are home to various marine species and hundreds of feet below lie the home of sea turtles. As the ocean is what we believe a safe

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Power outage in flooded areas and in Maa explained

Davao Light & Power Company temporarily cut off the power supply in heavily flooded areas in the evening of August 4. This procedure was undertaken in order to avoid electrocution incidents as water level is rapidly rising and has already reached household electrical outlets.


A total of 4,483 of its customers were affected by the power interruption due to flooding in Talomo and Bangkal areas. Power was restored progressively when water in some areas had subsided and was fully restored

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First Digital Power Substation in Davao

Davao Light and Power Co., Inc. has launched its digital substation located in Calinan, Davao City.


A substation is an integral part of an electric power distribution system that transforms electricity coming from the transmission system from high to low voltage or the reverse so it can be easily and safely distributed to homes and businesses. Digitizing a substation is a move towards improving the accuracy, efficiency, reliability and availability of the power supply.

Davao Light's digital substation now has an improved and higher

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