DOE Gives Mass Approval to Energy Projects

By Myrna M. Velasco, Manila Bulletin The roll of “energy projects of national significance” (EPNS) had been extraordinarily beefed up with the mass approval extended by the Department of Energy (DOE) to proposed power facilities—primarily for projects lined up by the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) and state-run National Power Corp. (NAPOCOR). By […]
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NGCP to File For New Feasibility Study on Grid Interconnection

Transmission firm National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) will seek fresh round of regulatory approval on its proposed alternative route to link up Visayas and Mindanao grids. Related Articles:DOE Gives Mass Approval to Energy ProjectsPHINMA Energy and DOE Ink Solar Energy Service ContractPilipinas Shell Seeks Partners for LNG ProjectSemirara Suspends Coal Export ShipmentsPhilex Petroleum […]
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NGCP Seeks Re-classification of Batangas Transmission Asset

Owing it to the scheduled commercial operation of the two-phased South Luzon Thermal Energy Corp. (SLTEC) coal plant, the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has been prompted to seek ‘reclassification’ of one of its Batangas transmission assets that will wheel to the grid the generated electricity of the new plant. Related Articles:DOE Gives […]
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EDC: Partial Re-commissioning of 235MW Malitbog Power Plant

Energy Development Corp. (PSE: EDC) has announced that it has now successfully energized one (1) unit with 75MW capacity of the Malitbog Power Plant. The company was able to speed up the restoration process by utilizing existing spares available from its warehouse facilities and through the early deliveries from suppliers. EDC will now begin the reliability run […]
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Sy, Coyiuto Consolidate Hold on National Grid

SOURCE: Philippine Daily Inquirer Holding firm UEM Development Philippines Inc. (PSE: MK) plans to issue PhP2 billion worth of shares to businessmen Henry Sy Jr. and Robert Coyiuto Jr. as part of a share-swap deal that will allow the company to gain control of the privatized electricity superhighway operated by National Grid Corporation of the […]
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