Protect Mother Earth, don't vote for Marcos – environmentalists

Apr 20, 2016 - 7:30 AM

Activists recall the destructive projects of the late President Ferdinand Marcos but vice presidential bet Marcos Jr boasts of the climate change and green building bills he has filed in the Senate

DMCI completes P900M steel plant in Calaca, Batangas

Apr 04, 2016 - 2:45 PM

It currently supplies the requirements of the DMCI group but the Consunjis plan to secure sales contracts with other firms

FIRST SINCE 1980s. The steel plant has the capacity to fabricate heavy steel sections for power plants, infrastructure and steel vertical structures. Image from DMCI

Fire hits Phoenix industrial park in Batangas

Feb 20, 2016 - 10:26 PM

Residents of Barangay Salong where part of the park is located have been evacuated as a safety precaution reports say PPIPC hosts Phoenix Petroleum’s biggest depot in the country

OIL DEPOT. The Phoenix Petroterminal and Industrial Park in Calaca, Batangas. Photo from PPIP website

ERC: Probe vs Meralco, gencos over 2013 rate hike a 'priority'

Feb 14, 2016 - 11:19 PM

The commission says a decision would hopefully be coming this year

NGCP: Criminalize tree-planting beneath power lines in Mindanao

Dec 12, 2015 - 3:52 PM

Planting of trees and other activities beneath transmission lines adversely affect power delivery to Mindanao provinces NGCP says

POWER ISSUES. Right-of-way violations, along with bombing attacks, have become the significant problems for NGCP in Mindanao

PIPPA resists DOE proposal to amend power contracts

Jan 06, 2014 - 7:24 PM

DOE wants power supply contracts to include provisions for replacement power in cases of planned or unplanned outages of power plants

RESISTING AMENDMENTS. PIPPA says its contracts have already been signed, making them legal and binding.

Power projects to sustain Ayala's growth

Oct 04, 2013 - 11:23 AM

Philippines oldest conglomerate is banking on yields its power projects would contribute to its earnings in 2014

Ayala energy unit gets P7-B loan for Calaca plant expansion

Jul 02, 2013 - 1:08 PM

South Luzon Thermal Energy a joint venture between the Ayala and Phinma groups will expand the Calaca plant s capacity to 270 MW from 135 MW

INFOGRAPHIC: Top power players in the Philippines

Jan 16, 2013 - 4:41 PM

San Miguel leads the biggest privately controlled power producers in the country