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Could Duterte's approach to China ultimately make Ongpin richer?

May 17, 2017 - 1:00 PM

It's no secret President Rodrigo Duterte dislikes tycoon Roberto Ongpin. But Duterte's friendly approach toward China may be the key Ongpin has long been waiting for to unlock a natural gas windfall in the South China Sea.

Could Duterte's approach to China ultimately make Ongpin richer?

Malampaya fund: Ex-Palawan gov Reyes faces P1.5-B graft case

Mar 05, 2017 - 5:20 PM

Some construction projects meant to be funded by Malampaya royalties appear on reports as complete or nearly complete, but turn out to be far from finished

Malampaya fund: Ex-Palawan gov Reyes faces P1.5-B graft case

Inflation hits 2.7% in January

Feb 07, 2017 - 3:05 PM

Prices rise at a faster rate than at any point last year due to increases in oil, transport, housing, and utilities, according to NEDA

Inflation hits 2.7% in January

Ombudsman sacks 9 officials over PDAF, Malampaya scams

Jan 12, 2017 - 1:38 PM

The dismissal order is one in a long string of charges involving multiple individuals in the elaborate business of swindling public funds

Ombudsman sacks 9 officials over PDAF, Malampaya scams

DOE: Expect power price hike due to Malampaya shutdown

Jan 10, 2017 - 4:00 PM

The DOE says it will try to ease the impact of the Malampaya maintenance shutdown from January 28 to February 18

DOE: Expect power price hike due to Malampaya shutdown

War on drugs, Malampaya fund, Cavs vs Warriors | Evening wRap

Dec 27, 2016 - 9:23 PM

Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Maria Ressa

War on drugs, Malampaya fund, Cavs vs Warriors | Evening wRap

Arroyo spared, ex-Cabinet men charged in Malampaya scam

Dec 27, 2016 - 3:37 PM

(UPDATED) Former budget secretary Rolando Andaya Jr, ex-agrarian reform chief Nasser Pangandaman and 23 others face plunder and graft charges

Arroyo spared, ex-Cabinet men charged in Malampaya scam

Recto: Don't use Malampaya funds for Bataan nuke plant revival

Nov 22, 2016 - 5:20 PM

Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto says the funds can instead be used for 'an independent scientific study on the economic and technical feasibility of completing the plant'

Recto: Don't use Malampaya funds for Bataan nuke plant revival

PH vows 'nationalistic' stance in Shell-Malampaya case

Jul 23, 2016 - 7:26 PM

Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi stresses the need for the government's 'unified stance' as in the case of the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea)

PH vows 'nationalistic' stance in Shell-Malampaya case

Shell takes Malampaya tax dispute vs PH to int'l arbitration body

Jul 22, 2016 - 1:58 PM

Shell Philippines Exploration BV has raised its tax dispute with the Philippine government before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes

Shell takes Malampaya tax dispute vs PH to int'l arbitration body

Miriam Santiago, Duterte on Xi, ‘Cursed Child’ | 6PM wRap

Jun 01, 2016 - 8:20 PM

Watch Rappler's 6PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

Miriam Santiago, Duterte on Xi, ‘Cursed Child’ | 6PM wRap

ISIS in PH, Malampaya fund, Turkey suicide blast | 6PM wRap

Jan 13, 2016 - 6:24 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler's newscast, The wRap

ISIS in PH, Malampaya fund, Turkey suicide blast | 6PM wRap

Malampaya-funded NHA projects failed – COA

Jan 13, 2016 - 1:22 PM

Auditors claim that the objectives of the Community Initiative Approach Program and the Balik-Probinsya Program weren't satisfactorily met

Malampaya-funded NHA projects failed – COA

Recto: Tap Malampaya fund for SALt lamps

Nov 24, 2015 - 4:21 PM

The senator also says the government should seek joint ventures with Sustainable Alternative Lighting's Aisa Mijeno

Recto: Tap Malampaya fund for SALt lamps

Malampaya kicks off gas production from new platform

Oct 05, 2015 - 8:35 PM

The first Filipino designed and built offshore platform will help maintain the level of gas production to fulfill existing gas sales agreements

Malampaya kicks off gas production from new platform

MVP raises concerns over Batangas-Manila LNG pipeline

Sep 06, 2015 - 10:59 PM

The Meralco head joins government officials in raising issues, chiefly a lack of demand for liquefied natural gas, with the proposed 105-kilometer pipeline PPP project

MVP raises concerns over Batangas-Manila LNG pipeline

Over 5,000 MW extra power capacity ready by 2019

Jul 05, 2015 - 11:47 PM

Up to 3,362 MW of the new power will come from new coal power plants despite the DOE pushing for a balanced fuel mix

Over 5,000 MW extra power capacity ready by 2019

Gas well found in Isabela

Jul 03, 2015 - 2:45 PM

(UPDATED) An energy official says it is too early to determine if the discovery is commercially viable

Gas well found in Isabela

Luzon threatened by blackout over Calaca plant shutdown

Jun 26, 2015 - 4:00 PM

Luzon was placed on yellow alert as reserves fell to 445 megawatts due to the emergency shutdown of Calaca unit 1 power plant

Luzon threatened by blackout over Calaca plant shutdown

Luzon spared from power outages due to Malampaya glitches

Jun 18, 2015 - 8:43 PM

Power reserves on Thursday, June 18 are well above the ideal buffer, but gas restrictions are still affecting power plants, the energy department says

Luzon spared from power outages due to Malampaya glitches

Luzon on yellow alert as Malampaya reduces supply

Jun 17, 2015 - 3:50 PM

This is the second time this week that Luzon is under yellow alert as the Malampaya platform encounters an ‘undisclosed technical problem’

Luzon on yellow alert as Malampaya reduces supply

Malampaya contractors, not DOE, should appeal COA ruling

May 11, 2015 - 2:28 PM

Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla also says that if state auditors will order his department to collect the P53.14B taxes from the contractors, the agency has no choice but to comply

Malampaya contractors, not DOE, should appeal COA ruling

Malampaya contractor seeks DOE guidance over COA ruling

May 08, 2015 - 5:23 PM

Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. says it will consult with the energy department and co-contractor Chevron after the state auditors order them to pay P53.14B in taxes

Malampaya contractor seeks DOE guidance over COA ruling

Meralco rates down in May

May 08, 2015 - 3:25 PM

Electricity bills go down by P0.70 per kilowatt hour due to lower generation charge – the bulk of your Meralco bill

Meralco rates down in May

COA orders Malampaya contractors to pay gov't P53B taxes

May 07, 2015 - 2:57 PM

(UPDATED) State auditors say there is no provision in the law that provides that the income taxes of the contractors will be part of the government's share in project proceeds

COA orders Malampaya contractors to pay gov't P53B taxes

PNOC eyes tie-up with BP to build depot facilities

May 03, 2015 - 11:33 PM

The proposed tie-up is one of the measures to help alleviate falling revenues due to low oil prices

PNOC eyes tie-up with BP to build depot facilities

Malampaya, 3rd batch of 'pork' cases no longer DOJ priorities

Apr 28, 2015 - 9:19 PM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima says the Department of Justice is focusing on other 'urgent' cases as the Aquino administration enters its last year

Malampaya, 3rd batch of 'pork' cases no longer DOJ priorities

Meralco posts 10% net growth for Q1 2015

Apr 27, 2015 - 8:02 PM

The utility firm nets P4.4B on the back of higher power sales

Meralco posts 10% net growth for Q1 2015

ERC requires real-time reporting of power outages

Apr 26, 2015 - 9:25 PM

Gencos must send an SMS report of an unplanned outage, and notify the ERC at least 10 days before a planned outage

ERC requires real-time reporting of power outages

DOE to public: Practice efficiency, conserve energy

Apr 15, 2015 - 8:15 PM

Despite the completion of the Malampaya maintenance activities, the public is urged to be energy-savvy as electricity demand peaks in May

DOE to public: Practice efficiency, conserve energy

April rate hike awaits Meralco customers

Apr 08, 2015 - 3:40 PM

As earlier warned, the rate hike is inevitable due to the ongoing Malampaya maintenance shutdown

April rate hike awaits Meralco customers

Palace: Energy conservation goes beyond Earth Hour

Mar 28, 2015 - 3:56 PM

As the Philippine government gears up for an expected ‘power crisis,’ the Palace reminds the public that energy conservation should go beyond Earth Hour

Palace: Energy conservation goes beyond Earth Hour

Power rates to spike despite adequate reserves

Mar 17, 2015 - 6:51 PM

The potential rate hike is attributed to the 3 power plants’ shift to liquid fuel and diesel during the 30-day Malampaya shutdown

Power rates to spike despite adequate reserves

DOE optimistic power sufficient on eve of Malampaya shutdown

Mar 14, 2015 - 9:19 PM

This is despite low reserves and a recent outage in the country’s biggest coal power plant

DOE optimistic power sufficient on eve of Malampaya shutdown

MVP’s Smart, Meralco top taxpaying firms in 2013

Mar 11, 2015 - 6:22 PM

The Manuel V. Pangilinan led-firm dislodges Meralco as top taxpayer, with an income tax due amounting to P10.89 billion, the BIR reports

MVP’s Smart, Meralco top taxpaying firms in 2013

Meralco rates to spike in April and May

Mar 09, 2015 - 5:10 PM

The 30-day shutdown of the Malampaya facility and the higher demand for electricity during summer will cause higher electricity bills

Meralco rates to spike in April and May

First Gen announces P14.5B investment in LNG

Mar 07, 2015 - 6:10 PM

The investment is needed because the Malampaya supply could run out by 2024

First Gen announces P14.5B investment in LNG

Steam powers Mondelēz Philippines’ manufacturing plant

Mar 07, 2015 - 10:02 AM

The use of the biomass boiler results in electricity savings comparable to the average annual consumption of a million households

Steam powers Mondelēz Philippines’ manufacturing plant

Catapang on Mamasapano, Malampaya shutdown, Pacquiao in training | The wRap

Mar 05, 2015 - 6:50 PM

Military chief Catapang says Mamasapano clash was a failure in planning. The Malampaya plant shuts down March 15. Manny Pacquiao says he feels slow

Catapang on Mamasapano, Malampaya shutdown, Pacquiao in training | The wRap

Malampaya shutdown starts March 15

Mar 05, 2015 - 1:49 PM

The Luzon grid is dependent on Malampaya, thus the looming power shortage. But the firm behind it says it would do its best to complete maintenance work ahead of the 30-day shutdown

Malampaya shutdown starts March 15

Over 1000MW power reserve ready for Luzon this summer

Feb 20, 2015 - 12:53 PM

The Interruptible Load Program will contribute the bulk of additional reserves

Over 1000MW power reserve ready for Luzon this summer

Palace reiterates need for emergency powers

Jan 02, 2015 - 6:56 PM

The government is working on other options to mitigate the power shortage especially as summer nears, as it awaits lawmakers' action on its emergency powers request

Palace reiterates need for emergency powers

COA tags 5 gov't agencies in Malampaya fund scam

Dec 01, 2014 - 8:27 PM

Citing an audit report that will be released in early 2015, COA Chairperson Grace Tan tells senators certain agencies have gotten huge amounts but skipped audit since 2004

COA tags 5 gov't agencies in Malampaya fund scam

Malampaya consortium seeking extension until 2039

Nov 20, 2014 - 4:21 PM

The consortium wants a 15-year extension of its service contract

Malampaya consortium seeking extension until 2039

Petilla gives up hope on additional power generation bid

Nov 12, 2014 - 12:07 PM

The energy department is banking on 4 options to help avert a power shortage in 2015

Petilla gives up hope on additional power generation bid

Pilipinas Shell seeks gov’t policies for more LNG investments

Nov 07, 2014 - 11:22 AM

Ahead of the release of the new fuel policy mix, Pilipinas Shell urges the government to forge policies in aid of liquefied natural gas (LNG) investments in the country

Pilipinas Shell seeks gov’t policies for more LNG investments

Senate to begin probe into Malampaya, Iloilo building

Nov 06, 2014 - 6:32 PM

The Senate Blue Ribbon Committee will begin its probe into the alleged overpriced Iloilo Convention Center on November 13, and the Malampaya fund scam on December 1

Senate to begin probe into Malampaya, Iloilo building

Meralco rates to drop in November

Nov 06, 2014 - 4:47 PM

Power rates will go down by P82 for typical households consuming 200 kWh, as the generation charge – the biggest component of an electric bill – declines

Meralco rates to drop in November

Meralco customers to pay for ILP?

Oct 09, 2014 - 7:12 PM

Meralco has to pay its Interruptible Load Program participants, thus its customers may have to shoulder an additional 7.5 centavos for monthly generation charge

Meralco customers to pay for ILP?

Meralco rates up in October

Oct 08, 2014 - 6:42 PM

The weakening of the peso vs dollar and the Malampaya restriction contribute to the generation charge increase – the bulk of your electricity bill

Meralco rates up in October