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House Committee on Ways & Means deliberates on DOF's proposal to rationalize fiscal incentives under TRAIN-2 (Photo from congress.gov.ph).

House Committee on Ways & Means deliberates on DOF's proposal to rationalize fiscal incentives under TRAIN-2 (Photo from congress.gov.ph).

06 Aug

Incentives pushed for energy efficient projects

MANILA, Philippines — A stronger push to legislate specific incentives to develop energy efficient (EE) projects is being sought from Congress to promote investments in energy-savings projects that will help reduce carbon emissions and energy usage.

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza (lower photo, 6th from right) manifests position on urgency of fiscal incentives during the initial deliberation of the House Committee on Ways & Means on the EE&C bill on 13 March 2018 (Combined photo from congress.gov.ph).

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza (lower photo, 6th from right) manifests position on urgency of fiscal incentives during the initial deliberation of the House Committee on Ways & Means on the EE&C bill on 13 March 2018 (Combined photo from congress.gov.ph).

05 Aug

Energy investors seek to retain perks amid TRAIN 2 streamlining

A NONPROFIT has asked legislators to modify certain provisions of a pending bill promoting energy efficiency to align it with the second phase of Republic Act 10963 or Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN 2), which will repeal incentive provisions of an existing law.

House Committee on Ways and Means deliberation on TRAIN-2 on 31 July 2018, with (rightwards, starting with third from right) committee chairman Dakila Carlo Cua, Speaker and committee member Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and committee director Mauricio Pulhin. (PE2 photo by Luigi Eusebio)

House Committee on Ways and Means deliberation on TRAIN-2 on 31 July 2018, with (rightwards, starting with third from right) committee chairman Dakila Carlo Cua, Speaker and committee member Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and committee director Mauricio Pulhin. (PE2 photo by Luigi Eusebio)

31 Jul

PE2 seeks "TRAIN-proof" incentives in EE&C bill

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, QUEZON CITY, 31 July 2018 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) filed with the House Committee on Ways & Means (CWM) earlier today a new position that proposes new language on fiscal incentives in the pending Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) Bill, which anticipates the outcome of the parallel legislative process for the TRAIN-2 Bill.

DOE Undersecretary Benito Ranque enjoins local government units to become partners in the government's E - Power Mo campaign and help empower energy consumers in communities to become wiser energy users. (CCD/PIA CAR)

DOE Undersecretary Benito Ranque enjoins local government units to become partners in the government's E - Power Mo campaign and help empower energy consumers in communities to become wiser energy users. (CCD/PIA CAR)

26 Jul

DOE, DAP promote mainstreaming of energy efficiency and conservation at LGU level

BAGUIO CITY, July 26 (PIA) – The Department of Energy, in partnership with the Development Academy of the Philippines, engaged local government units from National Capital Region and North and Central Luzon in a seminar – workshop here for the mainstreaming of Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) in local communities.

The three – day activity (July 25 to 27) is part of the DOE’s campaign to recognize the relevance of the LGUs to help maintain energy security of the country through efficient use and conservation of energy.

PE2 meets SEAS, briefs EE industry players in Singapore
18 Jul

PE2's Ablaza meets SEAS, briefs EE industry players in Singapore

SINGAPORE, 18 July 2018 – Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance president Alexander Ablaza met officials and the Energy Efficiency (EE) Committee of the Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore (SEAS) met here earlier today upon the invitation of SEAS executive director Kavita Gandhi and SEAS EE Committee chair Vincent Low.

PE2 welcomes MEI Energy Solutions Inc.
14 Jul

PE2 welcomes MEI Energy Solutions Inc.

MAKATI CITY, 14 July 2018 – The Membership Committee of the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2), led by trustees Raymond A. Marquez and Rodolfo R. Peñalosa, approved earlier today the application of MEI Energy Solutions Inc. (MEI ESI), which has just become the newest Regular B member of the Alliance.

Rep. Lord Allan Jay Q. Velasco (rightmost, lower right photo) chairs a meeting of the House Committee on Energy on 22 May 2018 (Photo from congress.gov.ph)

Rep. Lord Allan Jay Q. Velasco (rightmost, lower right photo) chairs a meeting of the House Committee on Energy on 22 May 2018 (Photo from congress.gov.ph)

07 Aug

House Committee on Energy takes back EE&C bill, asks PE2 for comments on new bill

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, Quezon City, 7 August 2018 – The Committee on Energy (COE) of the House of Representatives officially received from the Committee on Ways and Means (CWM) the Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) bill on 3 August 2018, following a formal request to regain jurisdiction on the pending bill for the purpose of consolidating House Bill No. 6642 by Rep. Luis Raymund "LRay" Villafuerte, Jr. into the Substitute EE&C Bill. Earlier today, COE Chairman Lord Allan Jay Q.

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