MARCH 2015 Power industry re-assessing ‘critical points’ in Luzon electricity supply NGCP deploys ‘linemen’ for maintenance work in Zamboanga to minimize power outages Sta. Clara lining up $900-M hydro projects Higher renewable energy rate bucked Panay Energy, banks sign P11-b power loan No blackouts for early summer – Energy chief Petrogreen solar project Aquino assures gov’t ready to deal with tight power supply Philips says #MayMagagawaKa to reduce power consumption Casecnan, CBK plants’ privatization becomes ‘uncertain’ Mindanao coal power plant deal up for bidding SMC eyes Malampaya pipeline privatization estimated at $10B Zamsureco I, Sarangani Energy sign power deal FIT-All rate for RE tech seen lower after proposed review Meralco targets to install 100,000 prepaid power meters this year Power oversupply warning from new plants aired Technology preference to determine next WESM cap ERC sets hearings on NGCP’s P1.1B cost recovery; Typhoon Yolanda damages Meralco to finalize gas bid DOE settles on ‘energy resiliency’ as theme for APEC ministers meeting Uprated Batangas transmission line eases wheeling of capacity addition to Luzon grid Power reserve still at ‘manageable level’ even with Malampaya shutdown EWC unit in Quezon could be ready in 3 months PSALM still has $10.612-billion collectible after power-asset sale Urgent action needed on energy crisis – CitizenWatch Kepco eyes power deals in Subic, Cebu Sale of Agus plant tossed to next administration Big Aboitiz solar project up Power crisis seen to fuel inflation PSALM rebids Unified Leyte bulk energy deal NGCP performance review intends to reconcile power system data 2 Sual plants trip; ample grid reserves save Luzon from massive brownouts Psalm, Napocor ink new asset-sale deal Higher gas, geothermal sales boost First Gen’s 2014 income Steag power plant back to full capacity DOE requires energy-saving measures for malls PSALM procuring P5.4B worth of fuel for power plants NEA lent P2.53 billion to co-ops in 2014 PSALM seeking bidders for Leyte geothermal plants Meralco rates down in March; rate hikes seen in April and May Malampaya shutdown to hike April-May rates Congress to grant PNoy special powers to avert energy crisis First Gen sets $900-M capex for greenfield power projects Solar Philippines invests $200M to power malls, buildings EWC commits 200-MW capacity by June Solar project service contract due for cancellation by DOE Innovative energy solutions can alleviate power shortage Future of gas-fired plants depends on ‘new Malampaya’ First Gen eyeing Japanese, European partners in $1-B LNG terminal project RLC invests in solar power for malls Risco Energy looking to invest more in PHL First Gen Corp. allocates P14.5 billion for LNG projects Lucio Co’s R.E. plant starts operation in Nueva Ecija Editorial: Power Outages More Meralco big-ticket customers shift to competitive retail sourcing Expect hike in March generation charge Power rates rising House warns power producers NGCP allots P2-billion subsidy for Napocor-Spug this year Powers won’t stop outages Meralco dry run verdict: ILP efficiency stands at 69% Bill exempts power plants from Biofuels Act DOE boasts of hiked power investments ATN Solar to build power line in Rizal ERC tells PEMC: Implement 2014 budget before 2015’s is approved Steag’s Unit 2 power plant back on stream after maintenance work NGCP enhances training for engineers running electricity system Mindanao bats for RE investments offset WESM hunts more GenCos for violations Mindanao power supply seen to exceed demand Advertisements Share this:TweetShare on TumblrEmailPrintPocketLike this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) w Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.