Amendments to Republic Act (RA) 8479 or the Oil Deregulation Law are unlikely to be passed within the current Congress, the Department of Energy (DOE)..
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The House Committee on Energy has approved a bill amending Republic Act 8479 or the Oil Deregulation Law as local pump prices continue to rise. ..
“So, what is NGCP doing about it?” That was Energy Sec. Alfonso Cusi’s response to the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines’ (NGCP) warning on..
Petron President and CEO Ramon Ang is offering to the government a buyback of the oil giant amid lawmakers’ proposals to return the company to..
Several congressmen have expressed support, as well as opposition to the extension of the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corporation’s (PSALM) corporate life. At..
Militant groups are calling on the Manila Electric Company (MERALCO) to waive its rate hikes for August and September, saying that the power giant continues..
Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate urged Energy Sec. Alfonso Cusi to find ways to lower the prices of electricity and petroleum products in the country..
Over a week after the gas restriction from Malampaya was lifted, production was once again limited on Monday, affecting the country’s five gas-fired power plants..
The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has openly tagged power generation companies (gencos) as the culprits behind last week’s Red Alerts in Luzon with plants went..