In 2015, the United States had an installed capacity of 3,442 megawatts (MW) from geothermal energy. The Philippines followed with 1,968 MW. The Geysers, the world’s..
The country has 18 biomass power plants with the capacity to power 300,000 homes. Two of the power plants are fired by bagasse which are residues of..
The Philippines is the world’s second-largest producer of geothermal energy next to the United States. With the Renewable Energy Act of 2008 in place, the..
Fossil fuels have three main sources – coal, oil and natural gas. In many ways, natural gas is considered the least harmful fossil fuel because..
7,000 islands. Multiple energy sources. Yet you get a headache every time you get your monthly electric bill. The Philippines has one of the most..
The world’s population is expected to hit nine billion by 2050. The most populous countries in the world are Asian countries, some of which happen..
Fossil fuels are said to emit high levels of carbon dioxide. Calls for the discontinuity of its use has been pushed, with renewable energy being..
The Philippines’ location along the Pacific Ring of Fire makes the country prone to earthquakes and typhoons. It experiences an average of 20 typhoons a..
The Department of Energy’s Philippine Energy Plan states that there is a need to develop oil, gas and coal resources in order “to ensure energy..
Fossil fuels make up majority of the energy source in the Philippines and other parts of the world. According to the Philippine Energy Plan, it..