ERC issues provisional operating license to 500-MW Meralco plant

By Myrna M. Velasco | Manila Bulletin   Amid tight supply scare, the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) had fast-tracked the issuance of a provisional authority (PA) to temporarily serve as the license-to-operate for the 500-megawatt (MW) San Buenaventura power...

Quezon power plant gets ERC green light to operate

By Victor V. Saulon | Business World MANILA Electric Co. (Meralco) has secured provisional authority from the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to start operating San Buenaventura Power Ltd.’s (SBPL) 500-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant and provide baseload...

ERC issues PAO to 1st coal-fired plant using supercritical tech

By Lenie Lectura | Business Mirror   THE Luzon grid will soon be assured of 500 megawatts (MW) of new power-generation capacity following the issuance of the Provisional Authority to Operate (PAO) the country’s first coal-fired power plant to use supercritical...

Meralco cleared to start operations of Quezon plant

Danessa Rivera | The Philippine Star   MANILA, Philippines — The power generating unit of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) has secured regulatory approval to proceed with the commercial operations of its coal-fired power plant in Quezon. The Energy Regulatory Commission...

Quezon power plant gets nod to operate

by Alena Mae S. Flores | Manila Standard Today The Energy Regulatory Commission issued San Buenaventura Power Ltd. a provisional authority to operate its power plant with 500 megawatts of baseload capacity in the Luzon grid. Meralco PowerGen Corp. president Rogelio...