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PHINMA Energy to enter downstream oil sector

March 2018

CONGLOMERATE Phinma Corp. said its unit PHINMA Energy would be venturing into the downstream oil industry.

PHINMA Energy’s entry into the downstream sector could potentially help cater “to the fuel requirements of its own diesel plants,” the parent company told the local bourse on Monday.

The listed holding firm noted PHINMA Energy would remain on the lookout for “greater participation in the retail electricity market using its existing portfolio of generating plants.”

PHINMA Energy will continue to “develop additional conventional and renewable energy projects as market and regulatory conditions merit” amid its target to be the “preferred electricity supplier of choice” in the country.

“Moving forward, Phinma Energy recognizes the need to diversify its generating portfolio, particularly in light of an oversupply in baseload coal plants foreseen over the next several years,” it said.

In October last year, Phinma Energy revealed plans to explore opportunities and expand its portfolio with gas and hydropower projects.

PHINMA President and Chief Executive Officer Francisco Viray told reporters the company was mulling putting up four power plants–three gas-fired and one hydroelectric–with a total capacity of 925.6 megawatts.

These projects are the 383-MW Sta. Ana CCGT power plant in Cagayan, the 383-MW Sual CCGT floating power plant in Pangasinan; the 138-MW Argao floating CCGT power plant in Cebu, and the 21.6-MW Ilog hydroelectric power plant in Negros Oriental.

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PHINMA Energy plants 4,000 seedlings in Ipo watershed

August 2018

Employees from PHINMA Energy, PHINMA Power Generation Corporation, DENR, and the local government of Norzagaray, Bulacan, planted 4,000 indigenous seedlings in Sitio Bininit, Ipo Watershed in Bulacan as part of Read More

 

PHINMA Energy subsidiary adopts 50 hectare reforestation site in Olongapo

August 2018

In support of DENR’s National Greening Program, PHINMA Energy, through its subsidiary One Subic Power Generation Corporation, signed a Memorandum of Agreement with partners DENR-Community Environment and Natural Resources Office Read More

 

Guimaras mulls solar energy use for biz ops

August 2018

GUIMARAS – Businesses in this island province are considering the use of solar energy to power their operations. In a recent business forum, the Solar System Application for Power Quality Read More