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Meralco sets aside P100 billion for sustainability program
by Patrick Miguel - February 26, 2024 - 12:00am
Manila Electric Co. has set aside significant capital through 2030 for programs under its long-term sustainability strategy.
AboitizPower hikes stake in STEAG
by Patrick Miguel - February 25, 2024 - 12:00am
Aboitiz Power Corp. has acquired an additional 15.6 percent stake in STEAG State Power Inc., boosting its equity to a majority of 85 percent.
Oil price rollback expected next week
by Patrick Miguel - February 24, 2024 - 8:30am
Fuel price rollbacks are expected next week. 
Albay eyes 100 percent RE shift by 2030
by Patrick Miguel - February 23, 2024 - 12:00am
The province of Albay in the Bicol Region said it plans to shift to 100 percent renewable energy by 2030 to address power outages during extreme weather events.
Pampanga’s Laus Group powers buildings with solar energy
by Patrick Miguel - February 22, 2024 - 12:00am
The Laus Group of Companies has tapped German-Filipino supplier Philergy to power up two owned buildings in Pampanga using solar energy.
Citicore breaks ground for Negros solar project
by Patrick Miguel - February 22, 2024 - 12:00am
Citicore Renewable Energy Corp. has broken ground for a 69-megawatt-peak solar power plant project in Negros Occidental.c
First Gen seeks bids for LNG supply
by Patrick Miguel - February 21, 2024 - 12:00am
Lopez-owned First Gen Corp. is seeking bids for the supply of liquefied natural gas for its existing gas-fired power plants in the First Gen Clean Energy Complex in Batangas.
Meralco to invest P280 million for Metro Manila Subway
by Patrick Miguel - February 20, 2024 - 12:00am
Pangilinan-led Manila Electric Co. will invest P280 million for the Metro Manila Subway Project.
Over P1 fuel price hike seen next week
by Patrick Miguel - February 17, 2024 - 8:30am
Oil prices are expected to increase next week, according to Department of Energy Oil Industry Management Bureau assistant director Rodela Romero.
Data centers urged to cut power consumption
by Patrick Miguel - February 17, 2024 - 12:00am
Energy management and digital automation firm Schneider Electric is urging Philippine data centers to use the “green approach” as part of smart and sustainable solutions to lessen energy consumption...
Share prices slip on profit-taking
by Patrick Miguel - February 17, 2024 - 12:00am
The stock market slipped yesterday after rising for three consecutive days as investors cashed in on their profits on the last trading day of the week.
Samar to host SE Asia’s first tidal power plant
by Patrick Miguel - February 16, 2024 - 12:00am
The first tidal power generation plant in Southeast Asia will be built in the remote island of Capul in Northern Samar, along the San Bernardino Strait, an area well-known for its strong marine currents.
Meralco customers to get refund in March
by Patrick Miguel - February 16, 2024 - 12:00am
Customers of the Manila Electric Co. will get a refund in March corresponding to the increase in Malampaya gas price of First Gas Power Corp.
PetroGreen to install rooftop solar panel in Mapua MCM
by Patrick Miguel - February 15, 2024 - 12:00am
PetroGreen Energy Corp. has signed an agreement with Mapúa Malayan Colleges Mindanao for the installation of a 360-kilowatt-peak solar rooftop power in the Davao City campus.
Japanese firm to double stake in REDC
by Patrick Miguel - February 14, 2024 - 12:00am
Japanese conglomerate Tokai Corp. will double its equity exposure in Repower Energy Development Corp., a subsidiary of Pure Energy Holdings Corp.
Power spot market prices lower in 2023
by Patrick Miguel - February 14, 2024 - 12:00am
The average cost of electricity traded at the spot market went down in 2023, snapping two straight years of increase, the Energy Regulatory Commission said.
ACEN gets support from Australian indigenous group
by Patrick Miguel - February 14, 2024 - 12:00am
Ayala-led power unit ACEN Corp. has joined forces with Australia’s First Nations Yindjibarndi people to develop renewable energy projects on Yindjibarndi Ngurra, located approximately 13,000 square kilometers...
Philippines 10-year nuclear plan ‘too late,’ says climate analyst
by Patrick Miguel - February 13, 2024 - 12:00am
The long-term nuclear plan outlined by the Department of Energy is “too long, too late” due to the climate emergency, a climate analyst said, suggesting instead the prioritization of building renewable...
Meralco powers up 2 Taguig substations
by Patrick Miguel - February 13, 2024 - 12:00am
The country’s largest power electric distributor Manila Electric Co. has energized two new smart substations in Taguig City.
DOE slates 3rd round of Green Energy Auction
by Patrick Miguel - February 13, 2024 - 12:00am
Another round of the Green Energy Auction will be conducted this year as part of the country’s utilization of renewable energy resources and attainment of energy security and reliability, the Department of...
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