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Sual residents oppose construction of coal-fired power plant

Sual residents oppose construction of coal-fired power plant.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarFeb 9th, 2018

Firm denies poisoning at Concepcion plant

PALM Concepcion Power Corp (PCPC) denied the alleged explosion or poisoning at its coal-fired power plant in Concepcion, Iloilo last Oct. 29, 2017. According to a radio report, several residents near the area complained of alleged chest pain due to the ash coming from the power plant. In a press statement, Ma. Cristina Cabalhin, PCPC […] The post Firm denies poisoning at Concepcion plant appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2017

Alcantara Group to build P15.3B coal plant in Zambo

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 25 Aug) – Mindanao-based Alcantara Group of Companies will pour in some P15.3 billion for the construction of a 105-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Talisayan, Zamboanga City in 2020. Alcantara Group president Nicasio I. Alcantara told reporters Friday that this would be the firm’s third coal project in Mindanao but under [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 25th, 2017

Phinma Energy Corporation told: Don’t just defer, cancel the project!

The Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ) lauds the decision of Phinma Energy Corporation to defer their planned 900 MW coal-fired power plant in Sual, Pangasinan......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsMar 17th, 2017

Firm begins construction of coal-fired power plant in Sarangani

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/17 February)&'' The civil works have formally started for the second section of Sarangani Energy Corporation’s (SEC) US$ 570 million coal-fired power plant in Maasim town in Sarangani Province. Engineering firm JGC Philippines, Inc. (JPhil), which was contracted by SEC to build the second 105-megawatt (MW) component of the 210-MW power plant, [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2017

Sual plant goes online Monday

DAGUPAN CITY, Philippines – The Sual coal-fired power plant in Pangasinan, which tripped on Monday, is expected to go online early next week, an official sai.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2017

San Miguel acquires Masinloc power plant

A SUBSIDIARY of San Miguel Corp. (SMC) has acquired the 630-megawatt (MW) Masinloc coal-fired power plant in Zambales for $1.9 billion, the conglomerate announced yesterday, furthering its standing as possibly the country’s biggest energy producer. “We have not visited the plant. We don’t really know the condition of the plant,” Ramon S. Ang, San Miguel […] The post San Miguel acquires Masinloc power plant appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 18th, 2017

MGen finalizes loan for Atimonan project

By Victor V. Saulon, Sub-Editor MERALCO POWERGEN Corp. (MGen), the power generation arm of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco), has agreed with lenders on the terms of a P107.5-billion loan to fund about two-thirds of its 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Atimonan, Quezon. “We’ve come to an agreement with the banks,” said Betty C. Siy-Yap, […] The post MGen finalizes loan for Atimonan project appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 27th, 2017

Coal ash, dust sweep into Iloilo village

ILOILO CITY --- When Supertyphoon "Yolanda" (international name: Haiyan) struck four years ago, Maribel Locson's house was damaged, but this did not force her and her family to flee their community, the village of Nipa in Concepcion town, Iloilo province. But on Sunday evening, she took her three children aged 8 months to 13 to the municipal evacuation center at the town proper after coal ash and dust were blown by strong winds to their house from a coal-fired power plant in the village. They were among at least 20 families or 52 persons, including children, who left their houses around 8:45 p.m. and stayed overnight at the evacuation center. Itchy ash "We had difficulty brea...Keep on reading: Coal ash, dust sweep into Iloilo village.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 5th, 2017

Climate justice activists slam coal financiers, call for divestment from ‘dirty, costly, deadly coal’

Climate justice activists held a concerted action at the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) Ayala Triangle to protest the Ayala-controlled bank’s planned financing of a new coal-fired power plant in Atimonan, Quezon......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2017

Luzon grid to get additional capacity

MANILA, Philippines — The Luzon grid will get an additional capacity as the 420-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant expansion of the AboitizPower Corp......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 17th, 2017

DOE backs Semirara’s new 50-MW Antique coal-fired power plant

MANILA, Philippines -  The Department of Energy (DOE) and Semirara Mining and Power Corp......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 16th, 2017

Another coal plant

The coal-fired power plant in Barangays Libertad and Tacub in Kauswagan town, Lanao del Norte is targeted to start operations this year with a capacity of 540 megawatts. It is run by GNPower Kauswagan, which is controlled by AC Energy, a fully-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corp., the Philippine Investment Alliance for Infrastructure Fund and Power [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 16th, 2017

Another coal plant

The coal-fired power plant in Barangays Libertad and Tacub in Kauswagan town, Lanao del Norte is targeted to start operations this year with a capacity of 540 megawatts. It is run by GNPower Kauswagan, which is controlled by AC Energy, a fully-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corp., the Philippine Investment Alliance for Infrastructure Fund and Power [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 11th, 2017

Corporate News: GBP acquires stake in Alsons subsidiary

ALSONS Consolidated Resources, Inc. (ACR) said on Sunday that Global Business Power Corp. (GBP) is acquiring a 50% stake in Alsons Thermal Energy Corp. (ATEC), which holds the Alcantaras' baseload coal-fired power plant assets......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 4th, 2017

WATCH: Inside AboitizPower's coal-fired power plant in Mindanao

WATCH: Inside AboitizPower's coal-fired power plant in Mindanao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 16th, 2017

Corporate News: Phinma Energy not giving up on LNG project in Pangasinan

PHINMA ENERGY Corp. has not abandoned its plan to build a receiving terminal for imported liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Sual, Pangasinan with a gas-fired power plant component, a company official said......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 11th, 2017

Alcantara Group seeks new investor in Sarangani plant

Sarangani Energy Corp. (SEC) of the Alcantara Group is looking to add a new partner for its 2x105-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant here as Japanese partner Toyota Tsusho Corp. will cap its stake at 25 percent......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 26th, 2017

Corporate News: Alsons limits Japanese firm's ownership in Sarangani plant

MAASIM, SARANGANI -- Alsons Consolidated Resources, Inc. (ACR) has put a cap on the ownership share of its Japanese partner in the Sarangani coal-fired power plant......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 26th, 2017

SMC to run Bataan power plant during Malampaya shutdown

SMC Global Power Holdings Corp., the power generation arm of San Miguel Corp., will run the first two of its 4x150-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Bataan during the Malampaya shutdown to augment power supply in the Luzon grid......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 26th, 2017

SMC to run Bataan power plant during Malampaya shutdown

SMC Global Power Holdings Corp., the power generation arm of San Miguel Corp., will run the first two of its 4x150-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Bataan during the Malampaya shutdown to augment power supply in the Luzon grid......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 25th, 2017