Basic Energy Corporation

Basic Energy Corporation is a publicly listed holding company in the Philippines, with business interests in various fields of renewable energy and alternative fuels, and oil and gas exploration and development.

In a span of nearly 50 years since the company was established, Basic Energy has undergone a dramatic transformation from an operating company into a holding company. Aligned with its primary purpose of developing alternative and renewable energy sources, the company changed its corporate name to Basic Energy Corporation from Basic Petroleum Corporation in 2007.

Basic Energy continues to fuel the Philippines’ vibrant energy sector with the breadth and depth of its projects and technical knowledge. The Company aims to be the leading developer of alternative and renewable energy, oil and allied products and services in the country.

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Basic Energy, VHJ ink deal on biomass power project

Basic Energy Corp. yesterday said it had signed an agreement with Vintage Holding Japan Co. Ltd (VHJ) on the possible acquisition of at least 10 percent stake in a 25-megawatt biomass power plant project in Japan. This firms up an undertaking that was announced last October, in which Basic Energy had expressed interest to acquire…

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Philippines’ Basic Energy eyes minority stake in Japanese biomass plant

December 8 (Renewables Now) – Philippine publicly listed holding company Basic Energy Corporation (BEC) plans to acquire a stake of at least 10% in a 25-MW biomass power plant in Japan’s Saga Prefecture. BEC has signed a term sheet for the proposed transaction with Vintage Holding Japan Co Ltd (VHJ), which has the full executive…

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