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Semirara Mining nets P14.14 B in 2017
by Danessa Rivera - February 24, 2018 - 12:00am
Semirara Mining and Power Corp.’s net earnings rose by nearly a fifth in 2017 on robust coal sales volume and prices, as well as higher generation from its coal plants.
Lopez Group firm on renewables, shuns coal
by Danessa Rivera - February 24, 2018 - 12:00am
The Lopez Group is sticking to its commitment to build clean energy projects as the power grid is expected to require generating facilities with more flexibility and faster capacity ramp-up with the entry of variable...
Green financing eyed for renewable energy
by Danessa Rivera - February 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Government-run Development Bank of the Philippines still sees continued opportunity in green financing with upcoming measures to support renewable energy development, an official said.
ERC resumes work, approvals
by Danessa Rivera - February 23, 2018 - 12:00am
The Energy Regulatory Commission has finally acted on expiring and pending contracts of seven power generating companies as well as ordered a lower system loss cap effective May.
Pryce Corp hits 2017 profit target
by Danessa Rivera - February 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Pryce Corp. has set a higher income target of P1.55 billion this year after hitting its profit guidance last year on the back of strong liquefied petroleum gas sales.
DOE evaluating 10 potential ‘Projects of National Significance’
by Danessa Rivera - February 22, 2018 - 12:00am
The Department of Energy is evaluating 10 renewable energy projects as potential ‘Projects of National Significance’ under Executive Order 30, officials said.
Oil firms cleared on TRAIN pricing violations — DOE
by Danessa Rivera - February 22, 2018 - 12:00am
The Department of Energy has cleared oil companies that reportedly hiked prices even before the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Law took effect last month.
Government agrees to piggyback on NGCP line for broadband plan
by Danessa Rivera - February 21, 2018 - 12:00am
The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines has mutually agreed with the Department of Information and Communications Technology to move forward on the use of available fiber optic capacity in the government’s...
Napocor seeks forex rate adjustment
by Danessa Rivera - February 19, 2018 - 12:00am
The National Power Corp. (Napocor) wants to recover over P17 million from customers in missionary areas for the foreign exchange costs incurred in the delivery of power to off-grid areas.
European Union defers P470-M grant to boost renewables
by Danessa Rivera - February 18, 2018 - 12:00am
The European Union (EU) has postponed its roughly P470-million grant project in the Philippines pending the government’s approval of the extension of the financial agreement under the Access to Sustainable...
Oil companies roll back prices
by Danessa Rivera - February 18, 2018 - 12:00am
Oil companies are implementing another round of price rollbacks amounting to over P1 per liter.
Shares of firms in West Philippine Sea surge on Philippines-China joint exploration talks
by Danessa Rivera - February 17, 2018 - 12:00am
Shares of listed companies with interests in oil and gas prospects in the West Philippine Sea surged after the Philippines and China agreed to form a special panel on possible joint exploration efforts.
Phoenix Petroleum marks banner year
by Danessa Rivera - February 17, 2018 - 12:00am
Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc. reported a banner year in 2017 with all-time highs in sales volume, revenues and net income on core business.
EDC makes global Carbon Clean 200 list
by Danessa Rivera - February 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Lopez-led Energy Development Corp. is now among the largest publicly-traded companies in the world, making significant revenues from clean energy.
Seaoil ventures into non-fuel retail business
by Danessa Rivera - February 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Independent oil player Seaoil Philippines Inc. is branching out into the non-fuel retailing business with the launch of its own lubricant service centers.
PTT sets aggressive Philippine expansion plan
by Danessa Rivera - February 15, 2018 - 12:00am
PTT Philippines Corp., the local unit of Thailand’s largest petroleum company, has set an aggressive expansion plan for its business portfolio this year as it maintains its commitment in the country, company...
Phoenix Petroleum readies bitumen plant
by Danessa Rivera - February 14, 2018 - 12:00am
Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc. is putting up a bitumen facility to finally launch its asphalt production business within the year, a ranking company official said.
Energy Regulatory Commission execs return to work
by Danessa Rivera - February 13, 2018 - 12:01am
The Energy Regulatory Commission will start promulgating decisions on 61 cases, including the reduction on system loss cap, after its four suspended commissioners were allowed to return to work yesterday.
Gas prices rolled back today
by Danessa Rivera - February 13, 2018 - 12:01am
After successive weeks of price hikes, petroleum firms will roll back pump prices today due to oversupply.
Semirara secures ISO for environment management
by Danessa Rivera - February 13, 2018 - 12:00am
Semirara Mining and Power Corp., the country’s largest coal producer, has received International Organization for Standardization certification for quality and environmental management systems.
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