10 months Cheaper electricity rates may soon be realized MB
By Ben Rosario If everything goes right, power consumers may soon have cheaper electricity rates. The Murang Kuryente bill, which promises to reduce electricity rates in the country, has been passed on second reading and is scheduled to be passed on third and final reading next week. A lineman sits on an electrical post at Baseco Compound on Jan. 3, 2019. (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN / FILE) The Senate version of the measure was passed the other day, thus ensuring Congress approval before the February 8 adjournment. Sponsored by Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco, HB 8869 consolidates seven different ... more