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200-MW COAL PLANT IN CONCEPCION A GO

Construction to start next year

By Francis Allan L. Angelo

THE PROPOSED 200-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Concepcion, Iloilo is on track in time for calls to put up additional electricity sources in the light of the acute power shortage in Mindanao. 420 more words

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‘Brace for expansion of New Iloilo Airport’

By Francis Allan L. Angelo

PASSENGER traffic at the new Iloilo airport has been increasing that it might reach its full carrying capacity before 2015, an official of the Iloilo Business Club (IBC) said. 471 more words

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DA-6 to rice farmers: Beware of other pests

By Francis Allan L. Angelo

ASIDE from rats, the Department of Agriculture (DA) also raised concerns on the presence of other pests which could affect rice yield in Western Visayas. 298 more words

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MIWD management defiant, courting contempt

By Francis Allan L. Angelo

THE management team of Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) will not recognize the board of directors despite a court order restraining the interim board. 253 more words

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Coal plant’s ambient air within standards

By Tara Yap

THE ambient air quality within several villages surrounding the 164-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Ingore, La Paz, Iloilo City is normal. 160 more words

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RTC stops interim board of MIWD

By Francis Allan L. Angelo

THE board of directors of Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) that was ousted a week ago regained their seats after the Regional Trial Court issued a 20-day temporary restraining order (TRO) against the “interim board” installed by the Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA). 469 more words

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Why Peco gets conservative with new power supply contract

By Francis Allan L. Angelo

RABID opposition by parties riling against additional power sources in Panay may have forced Panay Electric Co. (Peco) to be conservative in contracting power from the coal-fired power plant of Global Business Power Corp. 804 more words

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