luzon grid - updates

Rappler's latest stories on luzon grid

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Gov't to cut red tape to bring in more power plants

Aug 16, 2016 - 1:34 PM

The Department of Energy is eyeing a shorter application process for new industry players to fast track construction of new power plants and ensure enough power supply until 2030

RED TAPE. Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi says the government is eyeing to cut red tape to usher in the entry of more power plants in the country. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

DOE teams up with USAID to find ideal energy mix

Aug 12, 2016 - 7:36 PM

The initial fruit of the tie up will be a study to review the current mix as the DOE wants to be sure about decisions that will entice investment says energy chief Alfonso Cusi

Senate to probe Luzon power blackouts

Aug 03, 2016 - 2:34 PM

UPDATED What we want is to determine what really happened and come out with legislation to prevent this type of collusion from happening says Senator Sherwin Gatchalian committee on energy chairman

SENATE INQUIRY. Senate Minority Leader Ralph Recto files a resolution ordering the committee on energy to conduct a probe into the simultaneous power interruptions in Luzon.

EDC to build P130M facility to connect Bac-man3 to Luzon grid

Dec 30, 2015 - 12:16 PM

The renewable energy firm is hoping for provisional approval from the ERC to connect its 31MW geothermal plant within the projected timeframe of December 2017

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’

NGCP to expand Tayabas substation

May 04, 2015 - 12:13 AM

Four power plants are expected to come online in the next few years but the transmission cannot accommodate the new load

Blackouts in metro as Luzon grid goes on 'red alert'

Sep 08, 2014 - 5:03 PM

Some plants supplying power to Luzon shut down says the grid operator

PSALM approves rehab of Malaya plant

Aug 20, 2014 - 8:43 AM

The rehabilitation of the Malaya Unit 1 will help plug the anticipated power supply deficiency next year

May 21 and 22 hottest days of 2014

May 19, 2014 - 8:50 PM

Despite the expected rise in demand because of the heat the Department of Energy says the power outlook for the week is not critical

DOE: More rotating brownouts possible

May 18, 2014 - 3:01 PM

The DOE said brownouts were still a possibility depending on supply and condition of power plants