The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) is compiling more evidence in its probe, as it tries to determine if power generation companies’ (gencos) colluded leading the..
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Sen. Risa Hontiveros has asked the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to suspend the increase in power rates while the investigation on rotational blackouts is still..
The Manila Electric Company (MERALCO) has confirmed that its rates for July will increase by Php0.2353 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) to Php8.9071/kWh as a result of..
The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) sought the assistance from the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) for the participation of private companies in the..
The Manila Electric Company (MERALCO) will likely increase its generation charges this July due to tight power supply and simultaneous plant outages experienced by the..
President Rodrigo Duterte instructed the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) to ensure that there will be no additional brownouts this year, presidential spokesman..
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 Department of Energy (DOE) has admitted that the Luzon Grid does not have the enough capacity to meet the peak electricity demand, especially with..
The Department of Energy (DOE) has warned of the possible reimposition of Red and Yellow Alerts in the Luzon Grid, and thus rotating brownouts, until..
Sen. Risa Hontiveros urged the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to investigate the Manila Electric Company’s (MERALCO) power rate hike for June, saying it “defies logic”..