By Ayan C. Mellejor
Electric cooperatives officials took turns, on Saturday, in criticizing the power industry’s big three – the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP), the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) and the National Power Corp. (NPC)—for their “sluggish response” in restoring full power supply in areas devastated by typhoon Pablo, particularly Compostela Valley, Davao Oriental, Surigao del Norte and Agusan del Sur.
By Karen Boncocan
Consumers can expect a refund due to the alleged overcharging on power services of the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corporation.
By Orlando Dinoy and Carlo Agamon
DIGOS CITY—Davao del Sur and North Cotabato officials are crying foul over plans by the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management (Psalm) to increase universal charge for electricity by 30 centavos per kilowatt hour. The officials said they couldn’t understand why Mindanao should suffer from higher power rates when a large part of the island [...]