Tuesday, December 18, 2012


Philippines DOE Awards Four Geothermal Contracts (Manila Bulletin)

At least four geothermal service contracts will be signed and awarded to project developers by the Philippines Department of Energy (DOE) before year 2012 winds up.

A geothermal contract for the Negron Cuadrado prospect in Zambales and Pampanga will be awarded to AP Renewables, Inc. of the Aboitiz group, DOE director Mario Marasigan has confirmed.

Three other contracts will be cornered by Basic Energy Corporation for the Iriga geothermal power project in Albay and Camarines Sur; Mariveles prospect in Bataan; and East Mankayan prospect along Ifugao, Benguet and Mountain Province.

These contracts have been “waiting signing and awarding for 2012,” a document culled from the energy department has stipulated.

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