4 months Think tank urges Meralco, other utilities to implement staggered payment Inquirer
  MANILA, Philippines---An infrastructure-oriented think tank urged Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) and other distribution utilities in the Philippines to issue new electric bills based on the recent directive of the Energy Regulation Commission. In a statement released Saturday, Infrawatch PH conveyor Atty. Terry Ridon said that ERC's advisory would benefit both distribution utilities like Meralco and the customers who were surprised over their increased electric bills. "The ERC advisory should put to rest all concerns on bill shock and overcharging, as this affords consumers an adequate period of time to settle electricity actually consumed by households during the quaranti...Keep on ... more