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09 May

PE2 asks TRAIN-2 bill authors and DOF for special incentives for EE projects

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, QUEZON CITY, 9 May 2018 -- The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) officially submitted today its position letter which forwards recommendations on special incentives for energy efficiency and conservation (EE&C) projects to the principal authors of the “TRAIN-2” bill in the House of Representatives and the top officials of the Department of Finance (DOF) supporting this follow-up policy measure relating to Government’s tax reform acceleration and inclusion program.

05 May

GGGI invites PE2 head to ADB annual meeting event on infrastructure initiative

ADB HEADQUARTERS, MANDALUYONG CITY, 4 May 2018 — The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) invited Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance president Alexander Ablaza to a knowledge-sharing event at the Asian Development Bank (ADB)’s 51st Annual Meeting of Governors entitled “Mainstreaming Green Growth through the Belt and Road Initiative” to be held this morning at the ADB Headquarters in Manila.

03 May

DOE promotes energy efficiency in government

BAGUIO CITY, 3 May 2018 (PIA) -- Make energy efficiency and conservation a way of life for every Filipino and the government bureaucracy to be the role model. DOE Energy Utilization and Management Bureau (EUMB) OIC Director Jesus Tamang stressed this during the Seminar on Energy Efficiency in the Government at the Hotel Supreme Convention Plaza here last week that was attended by 220 representatives of regional line agencies, government institutions and local government units.

02 May

PE2 wants nationality restrictions relaxed for incentives under EE&C bill

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, QUEZON CITY, 2 May 2018 — The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) issued today a policy position letter to the Committee on Ways and Means (CWM) of the House of Representatives, seeking modified language in Section 20 of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) bill that would relax ownership nationality restrictions for project developers and owners applying for fiscal incentives under E.O. 226, otherwise known as the Omnibus Investment Code of 1987.

26 Apr

World Bank submits final report on financing options for public EE to DOE, copies PE2

BONIFACIO GLOBAL CITY, TAGUIG, 26 April 2018 -- The World Bank's acting country director for Brunei, Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand officially submitted to the Philippine Government, through Secretary Alfonso Cusi of the Department of Energy (DOE), the findings of the study “The Philippines: Options for Financing Energy Efficiency in Public Buildings” that was prepared by the World Bank energy team during May-November 2017. The president of the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) was among the stakeholders copied in the World Bank’s submission to the Government.

26 Apr

DOE urges players to adopt energy efficiency measures

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Energy (DOE) is urging industry players to employ energy efficiency measures to lower demand, raise energy security, and generate savings for the country.

In a speech read by DOE assistant secretary Robert Uy, Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi cited governance and resiliency as important components of the government’s energy policy.

“We believe that efficiency will result in a lower energy demand and increased energy security for the country. This translates to improved productivity and energy savings for consumers,” he said.

25 Apr

DOE pushes for passage of energy efficiency and conservation bill

BAGUIO CITY — The Department of Energy (DOE) is pushing for the passage of the energy efficiency and conservation bill in Congress, which seeks to grant incentives to energy efficiency and conservation projects, DOE Assistant Secretary Robert Uy said in the opening of the two-day E-Power Mo public forum here on Tuesday.

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