Meralco PowerGen (MGEN) officially inaugurated its 500 MW San Buenaventura coal-fired power plant (SBPL) at Mauban, Quezon on October 15. The country’s first supercritical coal-fired..
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The power generation arm of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) cannot acquire a certificate of compliance (COC) due to lack of needed requirements, according to the..
Energy think tank Center for Energy, Ecology and Development (CEED) called for the removal of “unjust privilege” being given to coal power plants operators in..
Around 7,000 members of the religious sector and the youth formed a “human chain” to protest the installation of a 300 MW coal-fired power plant..
The Catholic church has included retracting church funds from banks investing in coal plants as part of their efforts in campaigning against the construction and..
Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. signed an Executive Order (EO) banning the entry of coal-fired plants in the province, cementing the region’s pursuit for..
Semirara Mining and Power Corporation (SMPC) on Monday said their operations have not been suspended by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). In..
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has ordered the suspension in all activities inside the SMC Consolidated Power Corp. (SMCCPC) coal-fired power plant..
As the world starts to shift towards renewable energy, coal must learn to address the issues pitted against the industry. The greatest issue coal faces..
With 11, 500 megawatts (MW) of coal-fired power projects still lined up, the Philippines’ coal dependence could increase to as much as 80 percent by..