News and Announcements

PE2 officers Alexander Ablaza (top right) and Ruth Yu-Owen, as Chair of EPBN’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Committee, deliver their respective clean energy market updates and policy recommendations during ECCP’s Energy Smart Philippines 2018 held on 25 October 2018. (PE2 photo by Luigi Eusebio)
25 Oct

PE2 shares EE&C bill updates in ECCP’s Energy Smart 2018

PARAÑAQUE CITY, Philippines, 25 October 2018 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) shared with clean energy market stakeholders encouraging positive developments related to the legislative process for the pending Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) bill during the Energy Smart Philippines 2018 conference held here today.

PE2 officers Theresa Acedillo-Lapuz and Alexander Ablaza meet DOF and BOI officials in a meeting in Manila on 22 October 2018 to discuss EE&C incentives under both the EE&C and TRABAHO bills. (PE2 photo by Luigi Eusebio)
22 Oct

PE2 meets DOF and BOI to explore common position on EE incentives in EE&C and TRABAHO bills

DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE, MANILA, Philippines, 22 October 2018 – Officers of the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) met with senior representatives of the Department of Finance (DOF) Strategy, Economics and Results Group (SERG) and the Board of Investments (BOI) in the DOF building earlier today to discuss ways to narrow the gap between the DOF, BOI and PE2 positions on fiscal incentives under both the Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) bill and House Bill 8083, otherwise known as the Tax Reform for Attracting Better and High-quality Opportunities (TRABAHO, fka TRAIN Packag

PE2 trustees Raymond Marquez, Alexander Ablaza and Bienvenido Gonzales (lower left photo, front row) respond to questions during an energy efficiency training seminar for Metro Manila-based hotel and MICE sector participants in Quezon City on 19 October 2018 under a DOT-PCEPSDI program (PCEPSDI photos by Pauline Abello)
19 Oct

MM hotels receive PE2 training on EE in 2nd DOT-PCEPSDI seminar

QUEZON CITY, Philippines, 19 October 2018 – Metro Manila-based hotels received energy efficiency (EE) training from the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) in the second capacity building seminar held earlier today under a Department of Tourism (DOT) program implemented by the Philippine Center for Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development, Inc. (PCEPSDI). The seminar was conducted in the training facilities of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Environmental Management Bureau (EMB).