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PE2 pushes specific IRRs on ESCO, PPP and incentive guidelines during DOE’s 2nd stakeholder meeting
14 Aug

PE2 pushes specific IRRs on ESCO, PPP and incentive guidelines during DOE’s 2nd stakeholder meeting

TAGUIG CITY, 14 August 2019 – Representatives of the Policy Committee of the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) participated in the Department of Energy (DOE) Second Inter-Agency and Stakeholder Meeting on the Development of Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) Act (RA 11285) held earlier today at the Marquis Events Place.

Energy efficiency firms call for new law’s IRR to reflect BoI perks
06 Aug

Energy efficiency firms call for new law’s IRR to reflect BoI perks

The energy-efficiency industry is calling for incentives being considered by the Board of Investments (BoI) to be incorporated into the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of the energy efficiency and conservation law.

A 6-member PE2 delegation joins other government agencies in focus group discussion chaired by newly reappointed DOE-EUMB Director Patrick T. Aquino for EE&C Act IRR relating to government energy efficiency projects on 6 August 2019. (PE2 photo)
06 Aug

PE2 meets new EUMB head in IRR review for gov’t EE projects

TAGUIG CITY, 6 August 2019 – A delegation of the Policy Committee of the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) joined public sector stakeholders in a follow-up focus group discussion on the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) Act relating to Government-led energy efficiency projects. The Focus Group D meeting was chaired by newly re-appointed Energy Utilization and Management Bureau (EUMB) Director Patrick T. Aquino of the Department of Energy (DOE).

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza promotes energy efficiency as the “cheapest, fastest, most untapped energy resource” in a recent IIEE convention. (Photo: PE2, not included in Inquirer article)
05 Aug

Cheapest, fastest energy resource waits to be tapped

Ponder upon this—if the Philippines found a climate-friendly way of generating and distributing 45,900 megawatts at a cost lower than those of renewables, coal-fired plants or natural gas-fed plants, shouldn’t the country grab this opportunity?

Or, this—if the country found another “Malampaya-like” field with no less than 182 million tons of oil equivalent of indigenously sourced energy through 2040, shouldn’t the country mine this and use it to avoid imported oil, coal and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions?

PE2 trustee Bienvenido C. Gonzales (rightmost) joins climate change stakeholders in the launch of the Climate Action Partnership during a CREST-organized conference on 1 August 2019 in Quezon City.  (Photo: CREST).
01 Aug

PE2 shares EE views in CREST-led climate partnership gab

QUEZON CITY, 1 August 2019 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) was invited by the Center for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technology (CREST), in partnership with the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, ETC Action Group and the Global Catholic Climate Movement, to share its energy efficiency (EE) expertise in a technical conference titled “Let’s Talk Climate Solutions” held earlier today at the QCX Museum.

Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian (left) and Rep. Lord Allan Jay Q. Velasco sign a 17th Congress bicameral resolution for the EE&C Act in January 2019.  (Photo: PE2).
01 Aug

Gatchalian, Velasco keep energy posts as 18th Congress opens, push more clean energy initiatives

PASAY CITY and QUEZON CITY, 1 August 2019 – The two energy committee chairmen from both chambers of the 17th Congress, who jointly sponsored the Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) Act then, were re-appointed to lead the Committee on Energy as the 18th Congress opens its First Regular Session. Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian was appointed Chairman of the Senate Committee on Energy, while Representative Lord Allan Jay Q.

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza (7th from left) poses with other APEIA member representatives and Taiwan organizers and resource persons during an international ESCO seminar held on 31 July 2019. (PE2 photo)
31 Jul

Ablaza brings PE2 and APEIA to int’l ESCO gab in Taipei

TAIPEI, 31 July 2019 – Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) president and Asia-Pacific ESCO Industry Alliance (APEIA) co-chair Alexander Ablaza joined key representatives of 5 other APEIA member organizations in an international ESCO seminar hosted by the Taiwan Green Productivity Foundation (TGPF) on behalf of the Bureau of Energy of the Republic of China.

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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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