• All Articles

Solar Power still being promoted, despite lack of FIT support
SOLAR ENERGY
Solar Power still being promoted, despite lack of FIT support

While the Philippines is still waiting for news on the proposed feed-in tariffs (FITs, which as to date, seems to be stalled), the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has made its intentions known on lending support to promising solar power efforts … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Solar Panels cover up ADB roof
SOLAR ENERGY
Solar Panels cover up ADB roof

As one of the country’s prime advocates of Renewable Energy, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has recently converted its Ortigas City office’s roof into a powerful solar battery. Fitting 2,040 photovoltaic solar panels in its 6,640 sq/m roof, the use … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Local Tunnel to have a Solar Boost
SOLAR ENERGY
Local Tunnel to have a Solar Boost

A recent bright addition to a rather dark motorist tunnel has made Filipino drivers appreciate the many benefits of a solar-powered light source. Also as a push for the Department of Energy’s (DOE) drive on striving for a renewable energy … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Manila preps FIT, Germany looks on
SOLAR ENERGY
Manila preps FIT, Germany looks on

          Renewable Energy powerhouse Germany is closely monitoring on how the Philippines will decide on its final Feed-in Tariff (FIT) Rates. Seeing how sustainable energy (particularly solar energy) has boosted its economy, Germany would want to … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Solar Farms to be put up in Urban Areas of the Country
SOLAR ENERGY
Solar Farms to be put up in Urban Areas of the Country

      The Philippine government has recently teamed up with a Dutch solar power company in its plan of putting up solar power farms in urban areas. The Department of Agrarian Reform said that those who enjoy the privilege … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Solar power won’t be the solution for Mindanao’s energy Crisis
SOLAR ENERGY
Solar power won’t be the solution for Mindanao’s energy Crisis

            Last April 14, 2012, the Foundation for Economic Freedom (FEF) warned the Philippine government against listening to calls for solar projects as a way out of the power black outs in Mindanao. Also, the … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, RENEWABLE ENERGY, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Solar Energy and Faith, found in Philippines
SOLAR ENERGY
Solar Energy and Faith, found in Philippines

          In a rather diverse – yet enlightening – combination, the University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos, located in Bacolod, has successfully managed to merge two rather far-off themes: a renewable energy source, solar; and the Catholic Religion. … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
NGO advocates Women Empowerment and Solar Energy
SOLAR ENERGY
NGO advocates Women Empowerment and Solar Energy

As a strategy to uplift both women’s rights and the use of sustainable energy, a non-governmental organization, Good Return Australia has partnered with the Saint Elizabeth Community Development Program, Inc. (SECDEP), to help affected women groups in the Panay region. … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Hand-held Solar Products Introduced in the Philippines
SOLAR ENERGY
Hand-held Solar Products Introduced in the Philippines

As part of its corporate social-responsibility project, Energizer Holdings Inc., a Missouri-based business, recently launched its hand-held solar powered LED lanterns and bulbs in the Philippines. According to Energizer Philippines Inc. president Todd Montgomerie, the solar powered portable flashlights and … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Foreign Company introduces Green Tech for CDO
SOLAR ENERGY
Foreign Company introduces Green Tech for CDO

The disastrous damage that Typhoon Sendong made on Cagayan de Oro (CDO) late last year has not only laid waste on a once cheerful city – it has also opened up avenues for better opportunities in the future. Seeing that … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Articles, SOLAR ENERGY | Leave a comment
Page 1 of 212