CT-Toda batters CPPO, rules Veco Friendship Cup basketball

Ray Charlie Diaz 12/29/2017

THE City Traffic-Talisay Office Development Authority (CT-Toda) crushed the Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) Basketball Club, 99-76 Thursday night to rule the inaugural Visayan Electric Company (Veco) Friendship Cup at the Benedicto College Gym in Mandaue City.…

Veco announces brownout schedule

Rosalie Abatayo 11/11/2017

  The Visayan Electric Co. (Veco) said a power service interruption will be felt in Metro Cebu Sunday to make way for service upgrade and maintenance of their lines in Cebu City, Mandaue City and Liloan town…

Veco to 416K customers: Pay electric bills at TPAs

Victor Anthony V. Silva 09/18/2017

To address the long queues and waiting times at their service centers, distribution utility firm, Visayan Electric Co. (Veco) will no longer allow customers to pay their bills in its service centers starting next week. Instead, its…

Mechanic’s son on top 3 of electrical engineers’ exam

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/08/2017

Daryl Arizo, 21, was playing chess at home in Barangay Damolog, Sogod town, when he received a call from a friend on Thursday that he made it to the top 3 of the Registered Electrical Engineers (REE)…

Veco: Rotational brownouts implemented

Victor Anthony V. Silva 08/24/2017

VISAYAS GRID ON RED ALERT FOR TWO HOURS The Visayan Electric Co. implemented rotational brownouts in some service areas on Thursday after the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) placed the Visayas grid under red alert…

P500M for substations in Cebu, says Veco exec

Victor Anthony V. Silva 08/10/2017

The Visayan Electric Company (Veco) is poised to spend close to P500 million in the next five years to set up substations in strategic areas in Cebu to keep up with the growing demand for power within…

Motorcycle rider snagged by dangling wire, dead

Rene F. Alima 06/23/2017

A motorcycle rider died after his neck got snagged by a dangling telephone wire at Uldog Street, Barangay Poblacion, Talisay City at 7 p.m. last Thursday. Philip Carlo Lao was declared dead on arrival at the Talisay…

Aboitiz Power sees bright prospects; Veco bets on Cebu’s potential

Victor Anthony V. Silva 06/12/2017

BULLISH for 2nd half of 2017 EXECUTIVES of Aboitiz-owned business units especially in the power sector are optimistic on their growth in the second half of the year, owing to the Philippines’ robust economic performance. Jim Aboitiz,…

Lower power rates in the offing as Visayas shifts to RCOA

Victor Anthony V. Silva 05/11/2017

Despite setbacks in the full implementation of the Retail Competition and Open Access (RCOA) scheme in the power industry, consumers are still seeing its benefits and are taking advantage of their power to choose where to source…

Veco: No kite flying near power lines

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 05/01/2017

THOSE who love to fly kites especially during this summer are warned to stay clear out of power lines to avoid causing brownouts or harming themselves. In a statement sent to reporters, the Visayan Electric Co. (Veco)…

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