HOW TO APPLY AS DISTRIBUTED ENERGY RESOURCE (DER) - January 2024

  1. Initial Assessment- The applicant must undergo an initial assessment to determine the feasibility of installing DER by submitting a letter of intent (LOI) to the DU. The LOI must include information about the total DER capacity, Single Line Diagram (SLD), and location of the DER. The DU will conduct pre-evaluation to determine if the distribution network can accommodate the connection of the DER. 

    The applicant will be informed if they have passed the initial assessment and will be required to submit necessary documents for the DU’s conduct of Distribution Impact Study.

  2. Distribution Impact Study (DIS) - The DU will conduct a DIS to determine the impact of the DER installation on the distribution system. 

    Depending on the results of the DIS, the DU may also conduct a Distribution Assessment Study to determine the additional assets needed to support the connection of the DER.
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Aboitiz Cleanergy Park is off to a great start with a new sea turtle nest and hatchlings release

As we entered the new year, sea turtle eggs started to hatch from a nest at Aboitiz Cleanergy Park in Sitio Punta Dumalag, Matina Aplaya Davao City. One by one the hatchlings emerged from the sand ready to take on their journey to the sea.

 

These sea turtles or pawikan hatchlings came from the eighth nest found at the Park back on October 30, 2023. Initially found in an area where the eggs can be reached by sea water - a condition that can be detrimental to the eggs - they were transferred the next day to the hatchery to protect them from getting wet.

 

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