Republic Act No. An Act Ordaining Reforms in the Electric Power Industry, Amending for the purpose certain laws and for other purposes. Republic Act No AN ACTORDAINING REFORMS IN THE in accordance with law andrevoke, review and modify such certificates,licenses or the electric In pursuance thereof, Section 5of RA otherwise known as “The .. Reforming the Philippine Electric Power Industry Reform Act (EPIRA). RA The Electric Power Industry Reform Act of AN ACT REFORMS IN THE ELECTRIC POWER INDUSTRY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE CERTAIN LAWS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. EPIRA Pager.

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Accessibility key for redirecting to homepage. Provided, howeverThat ERC may give an exemption in case of unusual devaluation: Press esc, or click the close the button to close this dialog box.

On the other hand, removal implies that the office and its related positions subsist and that the occupants are merely separated from their positions. That the subtransmission assets shall be operated and maintained by TRANSCO until their disposal to qualified distribution utilities which are in a position to take over the responsibility for operating, maintaining, upgrading, and expanding said assets.

The Act abolished the ERB and created in its place the Energy Regulatory Commission ERC which is a purely independent regulatory body performing the combined quasi-judicial, quasi-legislative and administrative functions in the electric industry. Agpalo, Philippine Administrative Law 5 For existing companies, such public offering shall be implemented not later than five 5 years from the effectivity of this Act.

Provided, furtherThat the ERC shall exert efforts kaw minimize price shocks in order to protect the consumers. On 17 Octoberthe Commissioners issued the guidelines for the selection and hiring of ERC employees.

Shortcut for FAQ page. Provided, howeverThat generation companies, distribution utilities or their respective holding companies that are already listed in the PSE are deemed in compliance. After almost four decades, significant developments in the energy sector changed the landscape of lzw regulation in the country.


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KERB, fearful of the uncertainty of the employment status of its members, filed the present petition on 20 December Provided, furtherThat the funds and appropriations as well as the records, equipment, property and all personnel of the reorganized Board of Energy shall be transferred to the Energy Regulatory Board. Upon the effectivity of lwa Act, any new generation company shall, before it operates, secure from the Energy Regulatory Commission ERC a certificate of compliance pursuant to the standards set forth in this Act, as well as health, safety and environmental clearances from the appropriate government agencies under existing laws.

In case of disagreement in valuation, procedures, ownership participation and other issues, the ERC shall resolve such issues. Where there is no occupant, there is no tenure to speak of. The Ruling of the Court. Corollarilythe NPC 1936 plants have to privatized and its transmission business spun off and privatized thereafter.

Other Transferred Powers and Functions. Provided, That said rules and regulations shall take effect fifteen 15 days after publication in the Official Gazette. Provided, Thatif upon the effectivity of this Act, the Commission has eplra been constituted and the new staffing pattern and plantilla positions have not been approved and filled-up, the current Board and existing personnel of ERB shall continue to hold office. KERB raises the following issues before this Court: Downstream Oil Industry Deregulation Act ofwhich prescribed a five-month transition period, before full deregulation of the oil industry, during which ERB would implement an automatic pricing mechanism APM for petroleum products every month.

Energy resource means any substance or phenomenon which by itself or in combination with others, or after processing or refining or the application to it of technology, emanates, generates or causes the emanation or generation of energy, such as but not limited to, petroleum or petroleum products, coal, marsh gas, methane gas, geothermal and hydroelectric sources of energy, uranium and other similar radioactive minerals, solar energy, tidal power, as well as non-conventional existing and potential sources.


Marcos issued Presidential Decree No. InAct No. Epora rates must be such as to allow the recovery of just and reasonable costs da a reasonable return on rate base RORB to enable the entity to operate viably. KERB failed to show any breach of the Constitution.

A public office is created by the Constitution or by law or by an officer or tribunal to which the power to create the office has been delegated by the legislature. Statement page that will show the available accessibility keys.

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New companies shall implement their respective public offerings not later than five 5 years from the issuance of their certificate of compliance; and. The rate-setting methodology so adopted and applied must ensure a reasonable price of electricity. Creation of the National Transmission Company. The ERC shall verify the reasonable amounts and determine the manner and duration for the full recovery of stranded debt and stranded contract costs as defined herein x x x x.

The ERC shall, within sixty 60 days upon receipt of such plan, evaluate the same and notify the distribution utility concerned epria its action. Apo Geothermal complexes, shall be reviewed by the ERC and the terms thereof amended to remove any hidden costs or extraordinary mark-ups in the cost of power or steam above their true costs. Thus, impairment of the constitutional guarantee of security of tenure does not arise in the abolition of an office.

The existence of any or some of the following circumstances may be considered as evidence of bad faith in the removals made as a result of reorganization, giving rise to a claim for reinstatement or reappointment by an aggrieved party:.

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