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Rate hike may stunt growth in Meralco areas

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The surge in electricity prices within the franchise area of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) is seen to derail the growth of many power-intensive industries, particularly small and medium sized enterprises, and may even result in massive lay-offs if left unaddressed, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) warned on Thursday.

Posted: December 13th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

‘Kinks’ delay rollout of prepaid electricity

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Manila Electric Co. (Meralco), the country’s biggest power distributor, has moved to July 2014 the commercial launch of its prepaid retail electricity scheme in the residential sector, as it continued to thresh out potential “kinks” in the system.

Posted: November 18th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Meralco customers in for refund

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Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) customers may be in for refunds as regulators told the power distributor to get back at least P9.85 billion for double charges on transmission line costs paid to successor companies of National Power Corp. (Napocor).

Posted: September 11th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Meralco to raise distribution charge this month

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Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) is set to implement an increase of 2.54 centavos per kilowatt-hour (kWh) on the distribution charge from this month to June 2014.

Posted: July 5th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Meralco income surges to P4B in Q1, up 19.3%

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Manila Electric Co.’s consolidated net income in the first quarter grew 19.3 percent to P4.02 billion, from P3.37 billion in the same period last year, mainly on higher energy sales.

Posted: April 23rd, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Meralco clinches deals in Africa

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Manila Electric Co., the country’s largest power distribution utility, has gained a foothold in Africa as part of a consortium that bagged crucial deals to take over two electricity-distribution firms privatized by the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Posted: April 19th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

P10B refund to Meralco customers looms

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Customers of Manila Electric Co., the country’s biggest power distributor, can soon expect refunds from the P10 billion worth of transmission line costs that were overcharged by the state-
run Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) starting in 2006.

Posted: March 18th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

Biz Buzz: Game changer

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The flagship development at the Entertainment City complex of Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. is set to open on Saturday with all the glitz and glamor tycoon Enrique Razon Jr. is known for.

Posted: March 13th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Meralco turns to PSALM for additional power

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Manila Electric Co., the country’s biggest power distributor, seeks to increase the volume of electricity it sources from state-run Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. by another 100 megawatts to secure the power supply within its franchise area.

Posted: February 18th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PSALM may no longer extend Meralco’s supply contract

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State-run Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) is no longer keen on extending by another four months its supply contract with power distributor Manila Electric Co. (Meralco).

Posted: January 14th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Meralco initiates tests on prepaid electricity scheme

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Manila Electric Co. (Meralco), the country’s biggest power distributor, has finally begun its first leg of pilot tests covering an initial 100 households in Rizal, to look into the viability of a prepaid retail electricity scheme in the residential sector.

Posted: January 13th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

January power bills up by P0.36/kWh

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Customers of power distributor Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) can expect an increase of 36 centavos a kilowatt-hour (kWh) in their electricity bills this month due to higher generation and system loss charges.

Posted: January 10th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

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