February 12, 2018

Suspended ERC commissioners going back to work

By Myrna M. Velasco – February 11, 2018, 10:00 PM from Manila Bulletin On the strength of a 60-day temporary restraining order (TRO) rendered by the Court of Appeals (CA), the four suspended Commissioners of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) […]
January 16, 2018

Consumer protection vs regulatory capture

By BusinessMirror Editorial – January 15, 2018 Last December the Office of the Ombudsman ordered the one-year suspension of four commissioners of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) for, among other offenses, failing to implement the government’s policy against anticompetitive behavior […]
January 2, 2018

ERC faces work paralysis amid revamp

By Myrna M. Velasco – January 1, 2018, 10:01 PM from Manila Bulletin The top official of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) raised fears that if drastic revamp will be instituted at the level of the agency’s Commissioners, work and decisions […]
July 11, 2017

ERC top execs face new raps before Ombudsman

By Lenie Lectura – July 10, 2017 from Business Mirror Top officials of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) are facing another set of charges before the Office of the Ombudsman. A group calling itself the Laban Konsyumer Inc. (LKI) on Monday said it […]