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Investors urge Duterte to sign energy efficiency law
26 Feb

Investors urge Duterte to sign energy efficiency law

Amid fresh round of escalating energy prices, investors and policy advocates of the propounded Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act are batting for the immediate signing of the propounded law and for it to be feasibly enforced the soonest possible time.

The legislative piece will just need one more critical step before it is institutionalized into a firm government edict – its final approval and signing into law by President Rodrigo Duterte.

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza said delays in the passage of the bill pushes back the effects of mandatory EE&C implementation, specifically dampening the rise in energy prices. (Photo: www.philstar.com)
23 Feb

Energy group seeks immediate passage of Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act

MANILA, Philippines — With the recent spike in electricity and oil prices, the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) is seeking the passage of the Energy Efficiency & Conservation (EE&C) Act, which may temper the increase in prices.

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza said delays in the passage of the bill pushes back the effects of mandatory EE&C implementation, specifically dampening the rise in energy prices. 

The bicameral conference committee has approved the EE&C Act and is in the process of transmitting the measure to the President for approval.

Issuance of energy conservation law urged
23 Feb

Issuance of energy conservation law urged

The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) has called on the government to immediately sign into law the energy efficiency and conservation bill, saying every month of delay deprives the country of an estimated savings of P37.8 trillion through 2040.

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza said in a statement the Congress’ bicameral conference committee approved the bill in January, and is being transmitted to the Office of the President.

DOE: Whether oil prices go up or down, save on energy
23 Feb

DOE: Whether oil prices go up or down, save on energy

TAGUIG CITY, Feb. 23 -- The Department of Energy (DOE) is appealing to the public for the deliberate and prudent use of energy, as the upward movement of oil prices in the world market has again raised the prices of petroleum products in the country.

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P37.8-trillion energy savings eyed in efficiency law
22 Feb

P37.8-trillion energy savings eyed in efficiency law

An energy-efficiency measure must be signed within the first quarter of the year if the country wants to realize P37.8 trillion in energy savings until 2040.

The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) on Thursday stressed the importance of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act, which is in the process of transmittal to President Duterte for approval.

PE2 President Alexander Ablaza said delays in the passage of the bill push back the effects of mandatory EE&C implementation, specifically dampening the rise in energy prices.

President Rodrigo Duterte (left) discusses with Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi on the sidelines of the 22nd Cabinet meeting at the Malacañang Palace on Feb. 5. Source: Presidential Photos, www.panaynews.net
21 Feb

Duterte asked to sign energy efficiency law

The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance on Thursday urged for the immediate signing into law of the Energy Efficiency & Conservation Act pending with the Office of the President.

The group said every month of delay was depriving the economy from the P37.8 trillion worth of energy savings expected until 2040.

Delayed energy efficiency law seen reducing projected savings benefits
21 Feb

Delayed energy efficiency law seen reducing projected savings benefits

The delay in the passage of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act (EE&C) is depriving the economy of the immediate benefits of the P37.8 trillion estimated savings from curbing energy use through 2040, the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) said.

PE2, a non-stock, non-profit organization of energy efficiency market stakeholders, said in a statement on Thursday that the proposed law could also soften the impact of rising energy prices.

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Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance Inc. (PE2), is a non-stock, non-profit organization of energy efficiency market stakeholders.

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Republic Act 11285

R.A. 11285 - An Act Institutionalizing Energy Efficiency and Conservation, Enhancing the Efficient Use of Energy, and Granting Incentives to Energy Efficiency and Conservation Projects

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