NGCP raises power supply alert over Luzon grid

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 04:38:59 +0000

MANILA, Philippines—The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) placed the Luzon grid under yellow and red alerts on Monday due to low power reserves.

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China’s quest for clean, limitless energy heats up

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 03:47:29 +0000

A ground-breaking fusion reactor built by Chinese scientists is underscoring Beijing’s determination to be at the core of clean energy technology, as it eyes a fully-functioning plant by 2050.

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NGCP extends red alert status for Luzon grid

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:47:36 +0000

The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has extended the red alert status for Luzon grid until 11 p.m. Thursday.

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Holtec Adds Indian Point Nuclear Plant to Decommissioning Portfolio

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 20:41:43 +0000

Entergy on April 16 said it will sell its Indian Point Energy Center to Comprehensive Decommissioning International, a Camden, N.J.-based jointly owned subsidiary of Holtec International, a company buying nuclear plants that are closed or scheduled for retirement. Holtec in the deal will receive funds that Entergy has invested in a decommissioning trust, currently worth […]

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Velasco: PH needs more wind, solar power

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 13:43:03 +0000

Velasco: PH needs more wind, solar power

Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco said the Philippines needs to ramp up investments for cleaner energy sources if it wants to power up the homes of close to three million Filipino households, particularly those in geographically isolated areas, who still have no access to electricity.

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Spring can bring renewed sense of optimism for immigrants

Credit to Author: Hazel Morley| Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 05:44:21 +0000

For immigrants especially, who may struggle during the cold winter months It can be chaotic building and settling into a new life in a new country, especially during the cold winter months. The arrival of March and anticipation of spring can provide a renewed sense of optimism and energy. Daylight hours extend, spring flowers emerge, […]

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China offers Venezuela help to restore power

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 11:04:27 +0000

China offers Venezuela help to restore power

China has offered to help Venezuela amid its crippling multi-day power blackout that President Maduro has blamed on the United States.

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Congress OKs bill cutting electricity costs

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 21:16:55 +0000

Congress OKs bill cutting electricity costs

A bicameral committee approved the final version of the bill that could eventually bring down households’ electricity expenses by nearly P1 per kilowatt-hour

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Yellow alert up in Luzon — NGCP

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:00:27 +0000

THE Luzon grid will be placed on yellow alert this Tuesday because of limited power generation and higher demand, the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) declared on Tuesday. The alert…READ

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