AboitizPower taps UnionBank’sUBX for digital mobile payments


AboitizPower Corporation has partnered with UnionBank of the Philippines affiliate UBX Philippines Corporation (UBX) to develop a digital mobile application meant to improve the services of the power firm’s distribution subsidiaries.

“Our subscribers can do everything from getting updates about our services, to checking their billing information, to bill payment, thanks to MobileAP and UBX,” said AboitizPower Distribution Utilities Assistant Vice President and Bills-to-Cash Head Arnold Villanueva. “Aside from improving their convenience, we build upon our customers’ trust by providing them with timely and transparent information.”

With BUx, online bank payments and bank transfers can be done in MobileAP. At the same time, transactions are kept track via real-time updates and notifications of credited funds courtesy of MobileAP’s merchant dashboard. 

Through the app, customers can immediately view and monitor their account for the past 12 months, including their respective power consumption, costs, and payment history. They can also download a pdf copy of their records with their respective AboitizPower distribution subsidiary and even register and manage multiple accounts in a single app. 

Customers of the Visayan Electric Company, Davao Light and Power Company, Cotabato Light and Power Company, and the Subic and Lima EnerZones are the distribution utilities of AboitizPower.

AboitizPower is one of the largest electricity providers in the country with a balanced mix portfolio of power generation, distribution, and retail electricity services. 

Meanwhile, UBX is the country’s leading open finance platform. Open finance is a system that allows for the secure sharing, accessing, and reusing of financial data for the purpose of seamlessly providing a wide range of financial services.