East Asia Utilities Corporation (EAUC), a 50/50 joint venture between AboitizPower and El Paso Philippines Energy Company, Inc., has four land-based heavy fuel oil engines in Cebu that power up the Luzon and Visayas grids with reliable peaking power.
Name: Mactan
Capacity: 50 MW
Location: Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu
Commisioning: 1997
Description: East Asia Utilities Corporation (EAUC) was incorporated on February 18, 1993. It has been operating a Bunker C-fired power plant (with an installed capacity of 50 MW) within MEPZ I in Mactan Island, Cebu since 1997. On December 26, 2010, EAUC started supplying power through the WESM.

AboitizPower acquired its 50% ownership interest in EAUC from El Paso Philippines on April 20, 2007. El Paso Philippines still owns the remaining 50% interest in EAUC.