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As Singapore mulls over whether it should go down the route of nuclear energy, Asian countries are leading the field in what some insiders have called a nuclear renaissance.
The process of restructuring the Philippine power sector had been on a stop-and-go mode in the earlier part of the decade – until breakthroughs in privatization were attained in the past two years.
The government has remained non-committal on whether to push through with the privatization of Mindanao’s major hydropower complexes as provided for in the Electric Power Industry Reform Act of 2001 (Republic Act 9136), Mindanao Development Authority (Minda) Chair Luwalhati Antonino said.
The Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) is now set to start investing in generation facilities that will deliver at least 1,500 megawatts (MW) of power over the next five to six years, following the approval of its projects by the company’s board.