FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar.com]. (2019, July 22). FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/22/1936926/full-text-dutertes-2019-sona-speech FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address (Philstar.com) – July 22, 2019 – 7:21pm [Delivered at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on 22 July … Continue reading

Gov’t finalizing rules for renewable energy suppliers in option program | BusinessWorld

Reference: Saulon, V. V. (2019, July 15). Gov’t finalizing rules for renewable energy suppliers in option program. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/govt-finalizing-rules-for-renewable-energy-suppliers-in-option-program/ Gov’t finalizing rules for renewable energy suppliers in option program July 15, 2019 | 12:30 am THE DEPARTMENT of Energy (DoE) targets to finalize in about two months a circular that will … Continue reading

Floating solar project started in Magat Dam | Manila Standard

Reference: Bacud, J. M. (2019, July 02). Floating solar project started in Magat Dam. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/lgu/luzon/298785/floating-solar-project-started-in-magat-dam.html Floating solar project started in Magat Dam posted July 02, 2019 at 10:20 pm by Jessica M. Bacud Ramon, Isabela—Renewable energy company SN Aboitiz Power-Magat has switched on the 200-kilowatt pilot floating solar project here, … Continue reading

Perks to boost RE share in energy mix | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Macapagal, J. (2018, April 23). Perks to boost RE share in energy mix. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 23, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/business/perks-boost-re-share-energy-mix Perks to boost RE share in energy mix By Jed Macapagal April 23, 2018 The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) said the Philippines could supplement 57 to 60 percent of its … Continue reading

New RE rules give consumers the right to choose | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Lagare, J. S. (2017, August 15). New RE rules give consumers the right to choose. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 15, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/new-re-rules-give-consumers-right-choose/344557/ New RE rules give consumers the right to choose | The Manila Times Online BY JORDEENE SHEEX LAGARE ON AUGUST 15, 2017 Draft rules enabling end-users to choose renewable energy … Continue reading

PH leads in renewables | Malaya Business Insight

PH leads in renewables | Malaya Business Insight By Jed Macapagal May 09, 2017 Reference: Macapagal, J.(2017, May 09).PH leads in renewables. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 9, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/business/ph-leads-renewables A study released by BMI Research warned that growth of renewable energy (RE) projects in the country over the longer term will be hampered … Continue reading

‘Climate tax’ on carbon dioxide emissions proposed | Malaya Business Insight

‘Climate tax’ on carbon dioxide emissions proposed | Malaya Business Insight By WENDELL VIGILIA April 17, 2017 Reference: Vigilia, W. (2017, April 17). ‘Climate tax’ on carbon dioxide emissions proposed. Malaya Business Insight.. Retrieved April 17, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98climate-tax%E2%80%99-carbon-dioxide-emissions-proposed AN administration lawmaker yesterday said Congress should take its cue from Singapore in taking a more … Continue reading

Invest in RE to cut power cost– Marcos| The Manila Times Online

Invest in RE to cut power cost– Marcos| The Manila Times Online Source: http://www.manilatimes.net/invest-in-re-to-cut-power-cost-marcos/243691/ retrieved February 11, 2016 from The Manila Times Online website February 7, 2016 9:54 pm by JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA, REPORTER SENATOR Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on Sunday said the next Administration must put in order the country’s energy policy to attract more foreign … Continue reading

DOST to develop micro-hydropower generation technology | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

DOST to develop micro-hydropower generation technology By Rainier Allan Ronda (The Philippine Star) | Updated June 8, 2015 – 12:00am Source: http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2015/06/08/1463502/dost-develop-micro-hydropower-generation-technology MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has started to embark on the development of micro-hydropower generation technology, an official said yesterday. The department has reached an agreement in principle … Continue reading

Privatization is key | Inquirer Opinion

Privatization is key | Inquirer Opinion. Philippine Daily Inquirer 12:11 AM | Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 Power outages are expected, especially this summer when the supply-demand gap thins. However, the massive blackout that hit Mindanao on April 5 did not fall in that category. While the Department of Energy investigates the cause of the island-wide … Continue reading

China sees US hand in NGCP row | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

China sees US hand in NGCP row | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/china-sees-us-hand-in-ngcp-row retrieved on March 2, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Tribune Wires Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00 GOV’T HIT FOR VIOLATING BUSINESS ETHICS China has accused the United States of influencing its ally the Philippines … Continue reading

Renewable energy plan picks up pace

Renewable energy plan picks up pace 638 projects with capacity of 10,041 MW Riza T. Olchondra @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer 10:16 PM | Monday, February 2nd, 2015 Read more: http://business.inquirer.net/185955/renewable-energy-plan-picks-up-pace#ixzz3QfKBTC7x THE GOVERNMENT is keeping up its push for renewable energy (RE) projects to diversify energy sourcing and boost power supply in the country. In an … Continue reading

Firm in Ilocos shows clean energy doable

Firm in Ilocos shows clean energy doable Philippine Daily Inquirer 6:00 AM | Sunday, November 9th, 2014 Source: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/649594/firm-in-ilocos-shows-clean-energy-doable BAGUIO CITY—Renewable energy firms have scaled up their investments—from small hydropower projects in the upland Cordillera region to wind-farm projects in the coastlines of the Ilocos region—in order to fill an impending energy deficiency projected by … Continue reading

Bioethanol plant lays off 1,200

Bioethanol plant lays off 1,200 Philippine Daily Inquirer 12:04 am | Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 Source: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/614125/bioethanol-plant-lays-off-1200 SAN MARIANO, Isabela—About 1,200 workers of a bioethanol producer here will be laid off starting next month as the harvest season for sugarcane ends in Isabela province. “We want to be clear. They are seasonal workers and the … Continue reading

Bioethanol plant probed over waste in farms

Bioethanol plant probed over waste in farms Philippine Daily Inquirer 12:07 am | Sunday, June 22nd, 2014 Source: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/613247/bioethanol-plant-probed-over-waste-in-farms SAN MARIANO, Isabela—A bioethanol manufacturer is being investigated on a charge that it has been dumping organic waste in farms in Isabela province. Board Member Jonathan Calderon on Saturday said the provincial board had undertaken the … Continue reading

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