energy policy - updates

Rappler's latest stories on energy policy


A low carbon future

Mar 26, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The Renewable Portfolio Standard can address the administration s least cost energy goals while encouraging renewable energy generation

From Paris to Marrakech: Transforming our energy system

Nov 22, 2016 - 8:47 AM

It is the responsibility of the government to provide policy directions as it works with the market For energy we should aim for an optimal energy mix

Challenge to new energy chief: Regroup with different level of thinking

Jul 20, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi needs his team to first resolve the self inflicted problems and then regroup to accomplish the 100 day assignment

A rude awakening for Duterte

Jul 05, 2016 - 10:36 AM

The Mindanao brownouts will be dealt with by dumping lots of coal plants But do Mindanaoans really know what this will bring to their economic future?

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte holds his first Cabinet meeting being held at the Aguinaldo State Dining Room of the Malacañan Palace. The agenda focuses on disaster risk reduction and management status of the country.

Review of PH energy policy underway

May 26, 2016 - 4:57 PM

It is the obligation of the government to act to save the people from climate change and not wait says Emmanuel De Guzman vice chair of the Climate Change Commission

Points to ponder on energy: A guide for Duterte

May 18, 2016 - 8:30 PM

The incoming president must take tough decisions that will address the above concerns for the country to break free from coal

Affordable energy crucial to reach 7% PH GDP growth – NEDA chief

Jan 19, 2016 - 7:56 PM

Energy is so crucial to achieve 7 inclusive job creating economic growth in the next 5 years the Philippine socioeconomic planning chief says

BOOST FDI. The Philippines needs to deepen policy and institutional reforms to improve business climate, NEDA's Arsenio Balisacan says. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

ADB hosts clean energy forum ahead of climate talks

Jun 17, 2015 - 3:22 PM

Clean energy is picking up in developing Asia but challenges such as reliance on coal and inefficient power infrastructure remain the Asian Development Bank says