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  • Arcilla to speak at Mining Luncheon on Oct. 6

    The Philippine Mining Club is proud to present for the October 6th Luncheon Dr. Carlo Arcilla, Director of the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute and Professor of Geosciences at the National Institute of Geological Sciences at the University...

    • Posted September 22, 2017
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  • Ethanol industry’s demand for molasses drops, SRA says

    THE Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) said it will look into the reduced purchases of feedstock by ethanol producers, which has reportedly caused stocks of molasses held by sugar mills to rise, BusinessWorld reported Sept. 18. SRA Planning...

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • PNOC says Malampaya gas stockpile attracts 12 interested parties

    UP TO 12 foreign entities have expressed interest to acquire the unused natural gas from Malampaya owned by the Philippine National Oil Co. (PNOC), with the Energy department’s commercial arm moving to monetize its “banked” gas to...

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • AC Energy keeps focus on Indonesia, Vietnam

    AC ENERGY Holdings, Inc. is focusing on Indonesia and Vietnam for its regional expansion in line with its thrust to boost its renewable energy portfolio, BusinessWorld reported Sept. 11. AC Energy President and CEO Eric T. Francia...

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • Phinma Energy sues PSALM, former prez Ledesma

    PHINMA ENERGY Corp. has sued state-owned Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) and its former president for damages relating to the termination of an administration agreement over geothermal power plants in Leyte, BusinessWorld reported Sept....

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • AboitizPower prepares bid for Masinloc plant

    ABOITIZ POWER Corp. is in the advanced stage of preparing its bid for AES Corp.’s controlling stake in the 630-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Masinloc, Zambales, its top official said, BusinessWorld reported Sept. 15. “We’re studying...

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • Solar Philippines starts building solar battery micro-grid

    SOLAR PHILIPPINES Power Project Holdings, Inc. has started constructing a 4-megawatt (MW) solar-battery farm in Paluan, Occidental Mindoro province, which the company hopes to make a model for remote towns in the country, BusinessWorld reported Sept. 18....

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • PH should give foreign investors more leeway – NEDA chief

    The Philippines should “drastically” cut the number of sectors and activities closed or limited to foreign investors to get more of the investment flows into Asia, the socioeconomic planning secretary said, Reuters reported Sept. 15. Ernesto Pernia...

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • Miners to Duterte: Visit rehabilitated mine pits

    Newly-elected chairman of the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP) Gerard Brimo invited President Rodrigo Duterte to visit mining sites under their organization after the president said he wanted to stop all open-pit mining operations in...

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • Govt wants mining industry to be more globally competitive

    The government is committed to make the mining industry contribute more to the country’s economic growth, without sacrificing the environment and the well-being of the people, the Philippine News Agency reported September 7. This was stressed by...

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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