The Department of Environment and Natural Resources has ordered the shutdown of 21 mining firms after six months of industry – wide audit. The suspended..
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Semirara Mining and Power Corp. (SMPC) has pledged to protect marine protected areas (MPA) surrounding its coal mines in Semirara Island. The company said it..
The country’s largest coal producer, Semirara Mining and Power Corp recorded a 54% increase in earnings in nine months ending September following higher coal production..
Mining firms in the country welcomed the Office of the Ombudsman’s decision to crack down on illegal mining operations. Environmental Ombudsman Gerard Mosquera said after..
Officials of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the mining companies have agreed to work hand-in-hand in assuring that mining will result for..
The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP) has questioned the audit of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on operational mines. COMP..
Environment Secretary Regina Lopez said there is still no decision on Semirara Mining and Power Corporation’s (SMPC) mining audit despite the company’s disclosure of positive..
The closure of the mining industry in the Philippines will affect the gross domestic product of the country, a National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) official..
A climate group has called on the present administration to shift to renewable energy (RE) and stop coal dependency in the country. The Philippine Movement..
The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines said that the industry contributed P40.7 billion to government coffers in 2013, contrary to the statement of the..