Group flags new bidding on power deals

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 23:24:33 +0000

Group flags new bidding on power deals

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Misamis Oriental, Philippines — While it welcomed the Supreme Court ruling requiring distribution utilities to bid out their power supply agreements (PSA), an activist group warned the high court the bidding proceedings used by Meralco could undercut the Department of Energy’s (DOE) mandate to supervise the process.

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First case: NBI files raps vs 5 for illegal coal trade

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 21:32:29 +0000

The National Bureau of Investigation has filed criminal charges against five people allegedly trading coal illegally.

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DOE fails to meet electrification target — COA

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:14:08 +0000

The Commission on Audit (COA) said Friday that the Department of Energy (DOE) failed to meet its target to provide full electrification of 450,000 households.

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Mindoro power project’s completion gets OK after 5-month delay

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Sun, 30 Jun 2019 08:00:09 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – The completion of a power project intended to prevent power shortages in southern Mindoro has finally gotten a much needed boost after being delayed for almost five months.

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DOE: Visayas to have enough power in next 5 years with planned projects

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Thu, 30 May 2019 10:09:14 +0000

DOE - Visayas

The Visayas region would have enough power in the next five years with upcoming projects already in the pipeline, the Department of Energy said.

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Marinduque Rep. Velasco: Power outages could undermine poll results

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 13:23:08 +0000

Lord Allan Velasco

MANILA, Philippines — Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco urged the Department of Energy (DOE) and industry players to ensure that there would be sufficient power supply not only during election day but all throughout the counting and transmission of votes so as not to cast doubt on the credibility of the poll results. Velasco is […]

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Energy sees full restoration of power in Pampanga soon

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:59:31 +0000

THE Department of Energy (DOE) is targeting a full restoration of power in affected areas in Pampanga later today, Tuesday, a day after a 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck nearby Zambales, which…READ

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Bayan Muna to COA: Check hike in Mimaropa electricity subsidies

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:35:06 +0000

Bayan Muna to COA: Check hike in Mimaropa electricity subsidies

Bayan Muna asked COA to check on the supposed P3.5-billion hike in electrification missionary subsidies in several provinces in Region IV-B.

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Brownouts feared Monday afternoon as Luzon grid goes on red alert

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 00:46:50 +0000

Brownouts feared Monday afternoon as Luzon grid goes on red alert

Electricity outages may occur in parts of Luzon from 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. when the power grid goes on red alert, the DOE said.

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Yellow alert lifted in Luzon grid — Energy dept

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:50:51 +0000

THE yellow alert over the Luzon grid for most part of Tuesday was lifted after its reserves were deemed sufficient, the Department of Energy (DoE) announced on Tuesday. In its…READ

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