January 17, 2018

PSALM prepares to sell more power plants this year to meet obligations

By Alena Mae S. Flores – January 16, 2018 at 06:50 pm from manilastandard.net POWER Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. said it will sell more assets this year to reduce operational costs and raise funds for debt repayment. PSALM, […]
January 11, 2018

TRAIN to hike power transmission charges

By Myrna M. Velasco – January 10, 2018, 10:00 PM from Manila Bulletin The re-imposition of 12-percent value-added tax (VAT) on the wheeling charge of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) under the Tax Reform Acceleration and Inclusion […]
October 26, 2017

Candidates for ERC chairman bared

By Myrna M. Velasco – October 25, 2017, 10:00 PM from Manila Bulletin The most-coveted position for many “politically connected individuals” in the legal profession appears to be that of the chairmanship of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) with several names […]
October 10, 2017

Consumers could unduly face volatile WESM prices – SMC

By Myrna M. Velasco – October 8, 2017, 10:00 PM from Manila Bulletin The legally-contested action of state-run Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corporation (PSALM) terminating the independent power producer administrator (IPPA) agreement for the supply contract of the 1,200-megawatt […]