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Palawan suffers daily rotational blackouts

May 06, 2017 - 11:20 PM

UPDATED The Palawan Electric Cooperative says independent power producers are unable to stabilize the energy supply but two of these IPPs have no penalty clause in their contracts

PERSISTENT PROBLEM. The Palawan Electric Cooperation (its facilities in Puerto Princesa shown here) faces criticism from consumers for the daily rotational blackouts that have been going on for years. File photo by Keith Anthony Fabro

3-4 hours rotational blackouts in Davao City until August 2

Jul 31, 2015 - 2:25 PM

While the Davao Light and Power Company posts a schedule until Sunday August 2 it cannot project until when the periodic power outages will persist

Davao Light extends rotational blackouts to 2 hours

Jul 21, 2015 - 9:51 PM

An official of the Davao Light and Power Company says the firm is not sure until when the power shortage will last

Gov't will use Malaya plant to ensure summer power supply

Feb 06, 2014 - 4:17 PM

Energy Secretary Jericho Petilla says the government will run thermal power plant Malaya for up to 70 days to boost supply during the summer months

DISREGARD BILL. Meralco tells its customers to disregard their December 2013 bill after the Supreme Court temporarily stopped its power rate hike. File photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP