ERC slaps P19-M fine on Meralco

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The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) slapped a P19-million fine on Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) for the power distributor’s “failure to clearly indicate” on its monthly bills to consumers that its charges were just estimates and for not complying with the ERC’s order to allow customers to pay in installments.

With this negligence, the ERC said in a statement, Meralco violated the directives that the regulator issued during the community quarantine from March up to July.

“Meralco’s neglect to provide accurate and timely information, especially during this time of pandemic has created chaos and confusion to most of the electricity consuming public,” said ERC Chair Agnes Devanadera…

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