February 13, 2018

TransCo expects immediate decision on FIT rate hike

By Myrna M. Velasco – February 12, 2018, 10:00 PM from Manila Bulletin With the suspended commissioners of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) temporarily back at their offices, the National Transmission Corporation (TransCo) is expecting that the rate hike on […]
December 29, 2017

FIT-All interest charges swell to P527 million (Due to ERC’s delayed approval)

By Myrna M. Velasco – December 28, 2017, 10:00 PM from Manila Bulletin The interest charges to be shouldered by consumers due to delayed regulatory approval of the feed-in-tariff allowance (FIT-All) application of the National Transmission Corporation (TransCo) will swell to […]
December 27, 2017

ERC asked to probe ‘midnight dispatch’ of solar plants

By Myrna M. Velasco – December 26, 2017, 10:00 PM from Manila Bulletin The solar plants logging capacity dispatch at “witching hours” or when the sun is apparently not up at midnight, is a serious matter that the Energy Regulatory Commission […]
November 4, 2017

TransCo asked to refund P14 B in RE subsidy collections

By Myrna M. Velasco – November 3, 2017, 10:00 PM from Manila Bulletin Fund administrator National Transmission Corporation (TransCo) is being urged to refund up to P14 billion worth of two-year subsidy collections for the feed-in-tariff allowance (FIT-All) charges that had […]