Latest Stories
Home » Energy You are browsing entries tagged with “Energy”

Rush power restoration in Albay, priests urge


Around 40 priests from municipalities and cities in the Diocese of Legazpi have expressed dismay at efforts to restore power by Albay Power and Energy Corp. (Apec), which has given priority to urban areas over rural areas in the province.

Posted: August 13th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Group urges Aquino to resist lobby for coal, nukes

GREEN energy advocates wish there were more plants like this one in San Jose City, Nueva Ecija province, that  is capable of generating electricity from machines that use rice husk as fuel. ANSELMO ROQUE/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

A group that continues to oppose the use of nuclear power to generate electricity in the country called on the Aquino administration to resist a lobby in favor of coal or nuclear energy to solve what energy officials said is a looming crisis in power supply next year.

Posted: August 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Power supply alert tagged gov’t fiction

The Luzon grid has enough generating plants to produce 12,790 megawatts of electricity of which 11,469 MW is considered dependable.

Posted: August 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

‘Emergency powers for Aquino must be limited’

Isabela Rep. Rodolfo Albano III: Lessons of the past

A legislator on Thursday said that any proposal to grant emergency powers to President Aquino so he could address the looming power crisis should have well-defined parameters and safeguards against abuse.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Still no solution on power woes – Palace


Despite proposals to give President Benigno Aquino III emergency powers, the Department of Energy (DOE) will still have to review the electricty situation in the country and submit a formal list of recommendations, Malacañang said Thursday.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »