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Duterte signs law giving 10-year fiscal perks to energy-efficient projects
08 May

Duterte signs law giving 10-year fiscal perks to energy-efficient projects

PRESIDENT Duterte has signed into law a measure that will encourage energy-efficient projects by providing 10-year fiscal incentives.

Prior to passing the law, the Philippines was the only Southeast Asian country which does not have a law encouraging efficient utilization of energy while providing tax incentives.

The new law signed on April 12 is aimed at institutionalizing energy efficiency and conservation practices and enhancing the efficient use of energy.

PRRD signs EE&C bill into law!

President Duterete signing an earlier bill in Malacanan Palace. (Photo: bworldonline.com)

07 May

PRRD signs EE&C bill into law!

MALACANAN PALACE, Manila, 7 May 2019 – The Senate Committee on Energy, led by Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian, informed the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) earlier today that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte approved on 12 April 2019

Solon lauds passage of energy conservation law
07 May

Solon lauds passage of energy conservation law

MANILA -- A ranking member of the House of Representatives on Tuesday lauded the signing of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act, saying the milestone legislation will greatly help the country address its energy woes and make the Philippines an appealing destination for investments in the power sector.

In a statement, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco, who chairs the House committee on energy, said the measure would lay the foundation for energy efficiency and conservation policy.

Malaysia’s MAESCO joins APEIA
24 Apr

Malaysia’s MAESCO joins APEIA

MAKATI CITY, 24 April 2019 – The Malaysia Association of Energy Service Companies (MAESCO), originally registered as Pertubuhan SyarikatSyarikat Perkhidmatan Tenaga Malaysia, confirmed earlier today its intent to participate as the 8th member organization of the Asia-Pacific ESCO Industry Alliance (APEIA). This was confirmed by MAESCO president Zulkifli Zahari in his e-mail to APEIA co-chair Alexander Ablaza.

PE2 members introduced to ISO 50001 and PFAN
23 Apr

PE2 members introduced to ISO 50001 and PFAN

MANDALUYONG CITY, 23 April 2019 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2), led by its vice president for internal affairs Samuel West Stewart, held its inaugural member knowledge sharing event in Wack Wack Golf and Country Club earlier today, specifically to brief members on the ISO 50001:2018 standard and the Private Financing Advisory Network (PFAN).

Key representatives of the Chongqing Energy Research Society and PE2 meet in Ortigas Park on 29 March 2019. (PE2 photo)
29 Mar

PE2 meets counterpart group from Chongqing

PASIG CITY, 29 March 2019 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) met earlier today a visiting delegation of the Chongqing Energy Research Society (CERS). Both organizations explored collaborative opportunities in the areas of energy efficiency technologies and services. The meeting was requested by CERS on the sidelines of the 2019 Business Opportunities Fair of the Asian Development Bank.

DOE Usec. Felix William B. Fuentebella talks about the EE&C bill during his keynote message for the Energy Efficiency Experts Dialogue of the RE EE Philippines 2019 on 21 March 2019. (PE2 photo)
25 Mar

DOE to draft IRR for EE&C bill

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Energy (DOE) is preparing to lay down rules once the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act, which is seen to unlock a capacity of 45,900 megawatts until 2040 through energy efficiency adoption and investments, is signed by the President.

DOE Undersecretary Felix William Fuentebella said Congress has already transmitted the reconciled EE&C bill to Malacañang.

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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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