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Argentines struggle as ‘unprecedented’ power failure strikes country

Posted on Monday, 17 June 2019 04:00 PM | No Comments
Argentine President Mauricio Macri called the massive blackout that left tens of millions in South America without power on Sunday (June 15) “unprecedented,” and promised a thorough investigation. Argentina’s grid...

Meralco on general alert during elections

Posted on Wednesday, 8 May 2019 07:55 PM | No Comments
The Manila Electric Company (Meralco) in on general alert during elections on Monday (May 13) in case there will be a power outage. Despite assurance there will be no power...

Gov’t vows fewer power disruptions in Palawan before year-end

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2019 07:27 PM | No Comments
President Rodrigo Duterte has promised an improvement in the power supply situation in the province of Palawan before 2019 ends. Speaking at a PDP-Laban’s campaign rally in Puerto Princesa City,...

Luzon grid placed under yellow alert today due to thin supply

Posted on Monday, 26 February 2018 09:00 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) placed the entire region of Luzon under yellow alert due to the limited supply of electricity. The Luzon grid was placed...

NGCP looks into sudden power outage in Zamboanga Peninsula

Posted on Thursday, 4 May 2017 05:10 PM | No Comments
ZAMBOANGA CITY – The entire Zamboanga Peninsula and nearby areas lost electricity for almost an hour Thursday morning. Misamis Oriental and Lanao were among the areas affected by the power...

Defective genset batteries cause NAIA power outage

Posted on Wednesday, 6 April 2016 11:42 AM | No Comments
Defective generator set batteries were the cause of brownout at NAIA last Saturday. To prevent recurrence of the incident, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) has allowed Meralco access to...