January 13, 2018

Cusi orders Meralco to explain P0.08 per kWh power rate increase

By Alena Mae S. Flores – January 12, 2018 at 07:40 pm from Manilastandard.net Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi has asked Manila Electric Co. to explain its computation of a P0.08 per kilowatt-hour increase in electricity rates following the implementation of the […]
July 25, 2017

Agus plants need rehabilitation

by Alena Mae S. Flores – July 23, 2017 at 06:01 pm from manilastandard.net Aboitiz Power Corp. asked the government to rehabilitate the old Agus hydroelectric power plants in Mindanao amid the huge surplus in the region to ensure the plants’ long-term efficiency […]
November 17, 2016

Explain outages, Cusi orders producers

by Alena Mae S. Flores – November 17, 2016 at 12:01 am from Manila Standard Today THE Energy Department on Wednesday ordered the power producers and other stakeholders to explain the cause of the tripping of eight power plants that caused the brownouts […]
November 12, 2016

Nuke plant revival bid approved

by Alena Mae S. Flores –  November 12, 2016 at 12:01 am from Manila Standard Today PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has given the Energy Department the go-ahead to look into the possibility of powering up the 620-megawatt Bataan Nuclear Power Plant, which was mothballed […]