philippine electricity market corporation - updates

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Graft complaints filed vs energy officials for 'extravagant' travels

Jul 19, 2017 - 2:32 PM

The complaints alleges that P15 million used for travels abroad and locally were from a fund meant for monitoring the electricity market

P32/kWh price ceiling on power trade permanent – WESM

Jan 10, 2016 - 5:10 PM

The tripartite committee also sets another permanent price cap to further protect consumers from steep WESM prices when supply is tight

File photo by Rappler

WESM operator submits 2016, 2017 budgets to ERC

Sep 06, 2015 - 10:15 PM

The proposed budget includes provisions for employee salaries and benefits capital expenditure and maintenance and other operating expenses among others

DOE approves guidelines on power reserve dispatch scheme

Jan 18, 2015 - 3:45 PM

The Department of Energy circular shall immediately cease upon the commercial operation of the WESM Reserve Market or upon declaration of its cessation by the DOE

SC extends TRO on Meralco rate hike indefinitely

Apr 22, 2014 - 3:09 PM

Malacañang welcomes the ruling as a comfort to our countrymen especially when there is more consumption demand during summer but hopes for a final decision on the matter

SC to gov't: Explain Meralco rate hike

Jan 09, 2014 - 10:54 AM

The Court also orders the inclusion of Meralco power suppliers in petitions against the hike

Outcome of power producers 'collusion' probe out soon

Jan 05, 2014 - 6:29 PM

A committee composed of the Energy Regulation Commission the Department of Energy and the Philippine Electricity Market Corporation is investigating the reason for the steep increase in Meralco s rates

NO HIKE YET. File photo of Filipinos lining up for the electric bill subsidy given by the government in 2008. Photo from EPA/ Rolex dela Cruz

Result of Meralco rate hike probe out soon

Dec 16, 2013 - 12:11 AM

A DOE led investigation and a Senate inquiry on Wednesday seek to determine if there was collusion among power producers which led to a P4 15 power rate hike by Meralco

HIGHER BILLS. Meralco customers will have to shell out more for electricity in December, February and March. AFP PHOTO/Jay Directo