Meralco unit mulls moves for Atimonan coal power plant

By Danessa Rivera The Philippine Star     The power generating arm of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) will decide in the “next few months” whether it would proceed to build its 2x600-megawatt (MW) ultra-supercritical coal-fired power plant in Atimonan, Quezon...

Decision on A1E conversion into merchant facility seen

By Lenie Lectura Business Mirror   Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan said a decision on whether its power-generation arm will convert the shovel-ready $3-billion Atimonan One Energy (A1E) coal-fired power plant into a merchant facility...

Power distributor soon to decide on terms of coal plant

By Malaya   MANILA Electric Co. (Meralco) is finalizing if it will push through with the construction of its 1,200 megawatts (MW) Atimonan One Energy coal power plant and initially sell the capacity in the spot market, as the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC)...