The Technical Committee (TC) was established under the WESM Rules to monitor and review technical matters relating to the WESM Rules, Philippine Grid Code, and Distribution Code.
The TC provides expertise to the market in relation to information technology, metering data and other technical matters. In the exercise of its functions, the TC may propose rules changes to improve the efficiency of the market and the attainment of WESM objectives. The committee members are appointed by the PEM Board.
Members of the Technical Committee:
Jordan Rel C. Orillaza - Chairperson
PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Assoc. Professor, Electrical & Electronics Engineering Institute, UP Diliman
Engr. Fortunato C. Leynes
Freelance Technical Advisor on Power Engineering, Distribution System, Energy Management, and Retail Competition & Open Access
Engr. Jaime V. Mendoza
(Distribution Management Committee Representative)
B.S. Electrical Engineering, Master in Technology Management
Chairman, Distribution Management Committee
Field of Expertise: Power Systems Engineering, Distribution System Planning
Mr. Ermelindo R. Bugaoisan, Jr.
(System Operator Representative)
Senior Manager, Systems and Standards, Technical Services Department - Service Operations
National Grid Corporation of the Philippines