Hydro Project

Hydro Project

Workers at work to build the P13-billion Hedcor run-of-river hydro projects in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon on Tuesday (12 July 2016). The two projects will generate 68.8 megawatts of ...

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Geological conditions, rains delaying P13B hydro projects in Bukidnon

Geological conditions, rains delaying P13B hydro projects in Bukidnon

MANOLO FORTICH, Bukidnon (MindaNews / 13 July) – Construction of the P13-billion twin hydro projects of Hedcor Inc. is being delayed due to geological conditions and continuous ra ...

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Mindanao to rely more on coal and diesel as El Niño threatens hydro plants

Mindanao to rely more on coal and diesel as El Niño threatens hydro plants

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 25 Nov) – A new power utilization scheme that will be more dependent on coal and diesel instead of the usual hydroelectric plants for Mindanao is now in th ...

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Montenegro says Mindanao power situation expected to improve this month

Montenegro says Mindanao power situation expected to improve this month

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 01 August) -- The power situation in Mindanao is expected to improve as some units of the power plants that have been shut down for preventive maintenance ...

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Lumad Consent

Lumad Consent

A Bukidnon tribal leader signs his consent to the 68.8-megawatt hydropower electric project of  Hedcor, a subsidiary of Aboitiz Power, in Barangay Maluko, Manolo Fortich town in B ...

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69MW hydro plants to rise in Bukidnon at a cost of P12.5B

69MW hydro plants to rise in Bukidnon at a cost of P12.5B

MANOLO FORTICH, Bukidnon (MindaNews / 23 Apr) – A groundbreaking ceremony that will tap hydropower from Tagoloan River, the country’s 13th largest river system, to produce a total ...

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COMMENTARY: Privatizing the Agus and Pulangi Hydropower Plants: An Alternative

COMMENTARY: Privatizing the Agus and Pulangi Hydropower Plants: An Alternative

MANDALUYONG CITY (MindaNews/07 March) -- For those of you old enough to remember, I was appointed to the National Power Corporation (NPC) Board in 1992 by then President Fidel V. ...

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Group wants hydropower plant builder to observe watershed code

Group wants hydropower plant builder to observe watershed code

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 4 June) – Any action on a proposed power generation project should consider its effects on the city’s drinking water supply and environmental laws, an offi ...

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Hedcor eyes five more run-of-river hydro plants in Mindanao

Hedcor eyes five more run-of-river hydro plants in Mindanao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/05 February) -- The Aboitiz-owned Hydro-Electric Development Corporation (Hedcor) is eyeing five more run-of-river hydropower plants in at least three provin ...

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