Palawan CSOs see hope in Renewable Portfolio Standards
Palawan Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) considers the Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) as long overdue, and they say that Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan gives them a glimmer of hope as it will compel the power distributor Palawan Electric Cooperative to finally tap the province's rich renewable energy (RE)
Solar Philippines promises to end energy poverty by 2022
To celebrate the company's fourth year the president said that they will give 50 percent of their resources to areas in the Philippines that has less electric utilities. Leviste said theat they we're inspired by President Duterte's mission to improve the lives of the Filipinos.
Renewable Energy - Getting Brighter in ASEAN
Renewable Energy is getting brighter in Association of South East Asian Countries. There is a significant potential solar power as well as wind power in Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia. Based on the report, Philippines has completed and finalized the guidelines for solar power in early of 2017.
Lopez allegedly pressures DOE for solar farm permit
Summary: Lopez sent text messages to Mario Marasigan, director of the Renewable Energy Management Bureau last September, urging him to release the renewable energy service contract (RESC) of French-backed firm
Solar Firm to Debut Battery Storage
Summary: Solar Philippines will showcase the country’s first solar farm equipped with batteries when it completes the first 50 megawatts (MW) of its largest solar project in Tarlac by mid-2017, its top official said.
Meralco to award deal to PowerSource- Solar developer PowerSource First Bulacan Solar Inc. matched the price offer of Asian solar developer Soleq to supply 50 megawatts of solar capacity to retailer Manila Electric Co. Meralco senior vice president and head