MANILA, 24 August 2020 – Energy policy experts today affirmed an energy transition is well underway in the Philippines, thanks to bold moves from the Department of Energy (DOE) and the country’s largest utility, Meralco.
“Debates on pandemic-related power bills are far from resolved but we also believe it’s important to share our view that power sector […]
Energy experts, DOE to discuss future-proofing the Philippine energy market in Aug. 24 press briefing
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WHAT: Online press briefing on the current status of the Philippine energy transition and future-proofing the energy market amid the COVID-19 crisis, in line with the opinion piece published in BusinessMirror last August 15, authored by Sara Jane Ahmed and […]
Published in Business Mirror, 15 August 2020 by Sara Jane Ahmed & Alberto Dalusung III
IN recent days, the country’s energy sector has been abuzz with talk from the energy managers of a drive to accelerate indigenous energy development.
This is driven by the experience of the real fears of imported fuel supply insecurity for […]
By Viking Logarta & Sara Jane Ahmed
Yes to the first, and a nuanced no to the second.
President Duterte said in his State of the Nation Address last year: “We recognize the urgent need to ensure the sustainability and […]
by Jessa Ibañez and Kenneth Daniel Quesada, Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities
Pusblished in ABS-CBN News, Feb 11, 2020
Grid security was identified as an urgent national concern in last week’s Senate energy hearing, given not only that the State Grid Corporation of China’s 40 percent ownership of the national grid operating concession […]
Press statement by Atty. Pedro H. Maniego Jr.
Senior Policy Advisor, Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities
Former Chairman, National Renewable Energy Board
Adviser and Former Chairman, UP Engineering Research and Development Foundation
Sen. Sherwin T. Gatchalian’s call on the need for an open and transparent bidding in Meralco’s competitive selection process is totally in line with the policy under […]