Saturday, April 17, 2021
 

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Wind farm to rise in Batangas

Basic Energy Corp. has secured the Department of Energy’s (DoE) green light to develop a wind farm in Mabini, Batangas. The listed firm, in a...

Solar farms to rise in Olutanga Island towns

The three municipalities in the Olutanga Island in Zamboanga Sibugay are looking into establishing their own power supply facility. On the suggestion of the Mindanao...

DoE slaps penalty vs Semirara Mining

The Department of Energy (DoE) has imposed a monetary penalty on Semirara Mining and Power Corp. for unauthorized coal trading. The DoE affirmed its previous...

ERC braces for digitized transactions

Amid tighter restrictions, the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) is gearing up for digitized transactions at the agency. The ERC, in a statement on Wednesday, said...

DoE assures public of ample power, fuel supply

The Department of Energy (DoE) has assured the public of unimpeded supply of electricity and fuel across the country. The DoE has directed its Oil...

Moody’s affirms Psalm’s Baa2 rating

Moody’s Investors Service has affirmed its “Baa2” credit rating for the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (Psalm). At the same time, the rating...

Phoenix open to divesting assets

The board of directors of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc. have given their seal of approval to negotiate the sale of the company’s assets or...

Manila Water loses Balagtas deal

A subsidiary of Manila Water Co. Inc. has lost a contract to develop a water supply system in Balagtas, Bulacan. In a disclosure on Tuesday,...

Startup gets $125k from Silicon Valley firm

Silicon Valley-based startup accelerator Y Combinator is infusing an investment worth $125,000 (P6.1 million) to financial technology (fintech) startup NextPay. NextPay, in a statement on...

San Miguel eyes hospital in Laguna

San Miguel Corp. (SMC) is planning to construct a hospital in Laguna, its top executive said. “ We have acquired 10 hectares of land in...

‘No strings attached’ to China’s vaccine donations — Lorenzana

THERE are no strings attached to China's donation of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines such as the Philippines giving up its sovereign rights to...

Security forces search Myanmar protest district room by room

YANGON: People barricaded in a Yangon neighborhood overnight said on Tuesday that Myanmar security forces searched their homes room by room for anti-coup protesters,...

Royal family says Harry, Meghan racism charges ‘concerning’

LONDON: Buckingham Palace said Tuesday that allegations of racism made earlier this week by Prince Harry and Meghan were “concerning" and would be addressed...

From the White House to the dog house: Biden’s pooches sent home after ‘biting incident’

WASHINGTON, D.C.: President Joe Biden has sent his two dogs back to his family home in Wilmington, Delaware, after the younger of the two...

US lets Venezuelans stay temporarily, will review sanctions

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Biden administration said on Monday it is offering temporary legal residency to several hundred thousand Venezuelans who fled their country’s economic...