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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

Sual residents say no to coal anew

Residents and groups opposing the construction of the coal-fired plant in Sual town in Pangasinan reiterated their position on why the facility should not be allowed to push through......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2018

Atimonan folk, environment advocates storm coal firm’s office

Residents from Atimonan, power consumers, together with the Power for People Coalition stormed the Atimonan One Energy (A1E) Head Office to condemn the ongoing illegal construction of Atimonan One Energy Coal Plant in Quezon.   "We continue to stand against the destruction of our province, with the construction of this project which not only threatens to harm the beauty of our province, but the welfare of its citizens," said Monsignor Noel Villareal of Our Lady of Angels Parish in Atimonan, Quezon.   "We are protesting the continued construction of the coal-fired power plant's facilities despite its Power Supply Agreement (PSA) still being pending and its Environmen...Keep on reading: Atimonan folk, environment advocates storm coal firm’s office.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

Alsons to decide on EPC contractor for coal-fired power plant by April

ALSONS Consolidated Resources, Inc. (ACR) targets to select the company to handle the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) component of its 105-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Zamboanga City by April......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

Celebrities take on planned ‘dirty’ coal power plant project in La Union

Actor Jericho Rosales appealed to the public to sign an online petition to stop the construction of a coal-fired power plant (CFPP) in the town of Luna in the province of La Union. Rosales wrote on Instagram about the harmful effects of having a coal-fired power plant near residential and coastal areas. Burning coal releases […] The post Celebrities take on planned ‘dirty’ coal power plant project in La Union appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

‘Green’ groups oppose La Union coal-fed plant

LOCAL groups in the province of La Union have expressed opposition to a proposal to put up a 670-megawatt coal-fired power plant in the town of Luna. Global Luzon Energy Development Corp. said its coal-fired plant would be operational by 2020. The Koalisyon Isalbar Ti Pintas Ti La Union or Coalition to Save the Beauty… link: ‘Green’ groups oppose La Union coal-fed plant.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Pangasinan town opposes coal-fired plant

Officials of Labrador town expressed their opposition to the construction of the P47-Billion, 1000 MW plant in Barangay Baquioen, Sual. On April 23, the sangguniang bayan unanimously adopted Resolution No. 025-2018 and was immediately approved by Mayor Dominador Arenas the following day......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2018

Delays not hampering completion of 455-MW Quezon coal-fired plant

San Buenaventura Power Ltd. Co. has encountered some delays in the construction of the 455-megawatt (MW) supercritical coal-fired power plant in Mauban, Quezon......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

Groups deny benefits from coal plants

BAGUIO CITY — Environmental groups in Ilocos rebuked the claims of economic benefits by coal-fired power plant proponents. The Ilocos Network for the Environment (Defend Ilocos) and Save Sual Movement (SSM), in a separate statement, argued that health and environmental cost out weights the promise of jobs and royalties from the coal-fired plants......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsMar 27th, 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

Ayala, San Miguel advancing negotiations on Kauswagan plant sale

AC Energy Holdings, Inc. and the energy investment arm of San Miguel Corporation (SMC) are now reportedly in advanced talks at the negotiating table for the planned sale of the Ayala group’s 540-megawatt Kauswagan coal-fired power facility in Lanao del Norte. Ayala, San Miguel advancing negotiations on Kauswagan plant sale Source link: Ayala, San Miguel advancing negotiations on Kauswagan plant sale.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Atimonan project costs rise by P15B due to PSA approval delay

MERALCO Powergen Corp. (MGen) said the continuing delay in the approval of the power supply contract for its Atimonan coal-fired power plant had jacked up the project’s cost by P15 billion......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018

Ghost of the coal fuel

LIKE the ghost of the Christmas past, the issue of a coal fired power plant is haunting Negros once again. It seems that the proponents have never learned their lessons. Time and again it is made clear – the people of this province simply don’t like a coal powered plant. There is actually no arguing […] The post Ghost of the coal fuel appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

Scrutinize coal-fired power plant applications–lawmakers

The government should closely scrutinize the applications pending in the Energy Regulatory Commission for the operation of seven coal-fired power plants in the country, two members of the House of Representatives said on Friday.   Citing the power plants' harmful effects to the environment, Akbayan Rep. Tom Villarin voiced concern over the power supply agreements (PSAs) applications of seven subsidiaries of power utility company Manila Electric Co.   No justification   "Energy security or the increasing demand of the business sector for power should not be used as a justification to fast-track the approval of [PSAs]," Villarin said.   Among tho...Keep on reading: Scrutinize coal-fired power plant applications–lawmakers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

AC Energy in talks for sale of Mindanao coal-fired plant

AC Energy Inc., the power business of the Ayala Group, is in active talks with potential buyers for its Mindanao coal-fired power plant, but is in no hurry to unload the thermal asset, its top official said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2018

Jericho Rosales fights against La Union coal-fired power plant

Jericho Rosales fights against La Union coal-fired power plant.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2018

Meralco interested in Mindanao power plant

Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) is interested in the Mindanao coal-fired power plant which AC Energy Inc. is selling part of its stake, according to its top official......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 5th, 2018