December 28, 2017

MERALCO POWERGENS 3,551mw Power Supply Contracts – Are they Midnight? Are they not Sweetheart? Are they Cartelization?

David Celestra Tan, MSK 27 December 2017 Meralco and their supporters are going to great lengths to deny that these contracts are midnight and that they are not sweetheart deals? What is a Midnight contract or appointment? A contract or […]
December 19, 2017

Pending hike on coal tax prompts Meralco unit to eye wind energy

By Lenie Lectura – December 17, 2017 from Business Mirror THE power-generation arm of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) is “seriously” looking at venturing into wind energy amid an impending rise in coal taxes. “We’ve been asked to look at wind proposals,” Meralco […]
October 30, 2017

MGen CEO to focus on ‘clean coal’ plants

By Lenie Lectura – October 29, 2017 From Business Mirror ROGELIO L. Singson, the newly appointed executive of the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco), said he will focus on “supercritical clean-coal plants”. “I will focus on the general direction of MGen [Meralco PowerGen […]
October 9, 2017

Meralco to pursue bid for AEC stake

By Lenie Lectura – October 3, 2017 from Business Mirror THE Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) said it would pursue bidding for AES Corp.’s controlling stake in the 600-megawatt (MW) coal-power plant in Masinloc, Zambales. Meralco President Oscar Reyes said the utility firm is […]