Philippines fuel prices to increase by up to P1.50/litre on March 7
Local oil companies will raise their pump prices of gasoline, diesel and kerosene on Tuesday, March 7, by as much as P1.50 per liter.
Solarvest consortium bags EPCC project for Philippines rural solar programme
Solarvest Holdings Bhd in a consortium with Edward Marcs Philippines Inc has been appointed the engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning (EPCC) solutions provider for a one-megawatt peak ground-mounted solar development in General Santos in Mindanao Island, Philippines
Shell, SEPH, DOE ink deal for EV charging stations powered by renewable energy
Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp and Shell Energy Philippines (SEPH) signed a tripartite deal with the Department of Energy for the deployment of electric vehicle charging stations powered with renewable energy, the companies said on Monday.
Electric vehicles tax breaks pave way for ‘green traffic’ in Philippine roads, says Gatchalian
Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian said that the newly imposed tax breaks for certain types of electric vehicles will help Filipinos adapt to the usage of EVs and help reduce carbon emissions. Gatchalian, the principal author of the Republic Act 11697 or the Electric Vehicle Industry Development Act (EVIDA), said Saturday that the modified tariff rates will […]
Energy projects in pipeline to help address power costs
Department of Energy (DOE) Undersecretary Felix William Fuentebella on Monday said energy projects in the pipeline will help the country in addressing high power costs.
Meralco offers scholarships in nuclear energy development
Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) has expressed its readiness to support the development of nuclear energy in the country by providing scholarships to beef up local talents in the field.
Higher power bills seen in March; fuel prices also rising
Consumers in Metro Manila and neighboring provinces are in for higher electricity rates as Meralco sees higher power rates for this March billing.
Philippines-Based Altenergy is Awarded Three Offshore Wind Projects by DOE
Alternergy Holdings Corporation, which develops renewable energy projects across the Philippines, has won three service offshore wind project contracts. These projects are over Tablas Strait which separates Mindoro and Antique.
NGCP says tight power supply looms during dry season months
The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) on Friday said the power supply is seen to be thin during the hot dry season months due to the expected uptick in demand.
PH Officials Visit UK for Learning Sessions on Offshore Wind
The UK Government’s Department for Business and Trade (DBT) and the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) of the British Embassy Manila, in coordination with the Department of Energy Security and Net Zero (DSENZ), hosted a Philippine delegation, led by the Department of Energy (DOE), for an offshore wind focussed strategic learning visit in the […]