APRI, SacaSun maintain world-class IMS Certification

LEADING renewable energy producers — AP Renewables, Inc. (APRI) and San Carlos Sun Power Inc. (SacaSun), the wholly-owned subsidiaries of AboitizPower that harness Cleanergy using geothermal and solar, — just passed the external Integrated Management System (IMS) surveillance audit conducted by TUV Rheinland Philippines, Inc. last October 14-16, 2019. APRI maintained the validity of their […]

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1st PH industrial solar farm to rise in Batangas Shell Refinery

THE Philippines’ leading petroleum company, is putting up the first industrial solar farm in its Tabangao oil refinery in Batangas City in an effort to produce cleaner fuel in the face of the pressing need to curb carbon footprints, October 4. The groundbreaking of the Integrated Energy Project of Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Inc.’s , was […]


DOE pushes oil and gas exploration in PH with new contracting round

By BALIKAS News Team THE Department of Energy (DOE) pushes more oil and gas explorations in the country under the DOE’s Philippine Conventional Energy Contracting Program (PCECP) as it conducts a series of roadshows in key cities in the country. The DOE will be in Palawan on today, September 20, to jumpstart the local roadshows. […]


DOE lauds Pilipinas Shell for additional PUV fuel discount

DEPARTMENT of Energy (DOE) Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi’s efforts to work with oil industry players in coming up with measures to help curb inflation are paying off. Public utility jeepneys (PUJs) may now enjoy an additional discount of 25 centavos (P0.25) per liter of diesel fuel at strategically located Shell retail stations. This development is […]

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Lipa City’s 21st CLEM Classrooms to be inaugurated soon

By DEMEE ANGELICA S. LUDIA THE 13th of August will be historical as the country’s first batch of 21st Century Learning Environment Model (CLEM) Classrooms in Lipa City, Batangas will be officially unveiled to the public. The event will commence by 2PM at Inosloban-Marauoy National High School (INHS), one of the five public schools in […]


DOE taps more media for greater public understanding of the energy sector

TAGAYTAY City – CREATING advocates for energy programs and initiatives, the Department of Energy (DOE) in partnership with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) gathered members of the media in CALABARZON for the E-Power Mo: Energy 101 held at the Hotel Dominique last Monday, 23 July. Substantial reporting of energy-related issues requires at least a basic […]


Cusi signs Pantawid Pasada Program Joint Memorandum Circular

DEPARTMENT of Energy DOE) Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi signs today, Joint Memorandum Circular (JMC) No. 1, series of 2018, providing the general guidelines for the implementation of the Pantawid Pasada Program. The signing event took place earlier this morning at the Multi-Purpose Hall of the  Department of Budget and Management (DBM). The DOE is one […]

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TRANSCO: Fast and free internet in sight

THE National Transmission Corporation (TransCo) said that fast and free internet is in sight following the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement among DICT, NGCP and TransCo on the National Broadband Project. TransCo President Atty. Melvin Matibag the country is well on the road to accomplishing the promise of President Duterte in his first State […]

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President Duterte leads inauguration of Pagbilao 3 power station

PAGBILAO, Quezon – PRESIDENT Rodrigo Roa Duterte led the inauguration Friday of the newly completed 420-megawatt (MW) Pagbilao Unit 3 power project, a coal-fired generating facility and merchant power plant that is expected to boost and stabilize energy supply in the Luzon grid, while generating billions of pesos in various taxes for the national and local […]

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DOE, nagisa sa Kamara dahil sa pondo na nakokolekta sa ilalim ng ER 1-94

6 na barangay sa host city, wala pa ring kuryente DISMAYADO umano ang House Committee on Energy sa pamunuan ng Department of Energy (DOE) dahil hindi ito makapagbigay ng eksaktong figures mula sa nakokolektang pondo sa mga energy resource and generating facilities and companies. Iginiit ni Energy Committee Chairman Lord Allan Jay Velasco na ipinatawag […]