Senator Win Gatchalian on Monday backed the plan of the government to take over the beleaguered Palawan Electric Cooperative (PALECO) to solve the province’s worsening power supply problem.
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1-PACMAN Partylist Rep. Mikee Romero has warned that the Solar Para sa Bayan Corporation (SBPC) could create a “super monopoly” if Congress will grant its application for legislative franchise.
Senator Sonny Angara wants a law mandating the installation of 200 watts solar panels in public school buildings where electricity is "not available."
The looming closure of popular island destination Boracay may lead to a power rate hike, with electricity cooperatives passing operating costs to consumers outside of the island, Senator Win Gatchalian warned.
"What have the Phil. Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), Small Business Corporation (SBC) or NEA (National Electrification Administration) done to merit huge allowances and bonuses?"
OUTGOING Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla gave the worst possible news for Mindanao residents just two days before the eagerly anticipated showdown between Fighting Congressman Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather…