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Screenshot shows PE2 president Alexander Ablaza delivering his opening message during PE2’s Energy Efficiency Day event on 12 April 2021. (Image: PE2)
13 Apr

PH to benefit from energy law in 3 years

(PE2 note: Jordeene Lagare of The Manila Times reports PE2’s viewpoint that the measurable impacts of the EE&C Act will start to be felt in the next 3 years, as shared during PE2’s first Energy Efficiency Day.)

PE2 Energy Efficiency Day (EE2 Day) 2021
12 Apr

PE2 launches inaugural Energy Efficiency Day

MAKATI CITY, 12 April 2021 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) hosted its first Energy Efficiency Day event today, with a day-long webinar attracting up to 900 registrants from the Philippines and 31 other countries around the globe. This inaugural annual event marked the second anniversary of the enactment of Republic Act No.

DoE circular on energy efficiency projects out soon
12 Apr

DoE circular on energy efficiency projects out soon

(PE2 note: During PE2’s inaugural EE Day, DOE’s Usec. Jesus Cristino Posadas announced the forthcoming Department Circular containing the DOE guidelines for the endorsement of EE projects to BOI for fiscal incentives.)

THE DEPARTMENT of Energy (DoE) said that it is set to finalize this week a department circular on how energy efficiency (EE) projects will be endorsed to the Board of Investments (BoI) for fiscal incentives.

Screenshot of MAP webinar banner showing speakers. (Image: MAP)
06 Mar

Power players bat for energy efficiency

(PE2 note: The Manila Times reports on the successful MAP webinar on the EE&C Act, supported by the Senate Committee on Energy, DOE and PE2.)

Institutionalizing the practice of energy efficiency and conservation would subsequently address demand problems in the next decade or so, according to industry stakeholders.

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian (upper right screenshot) delivers his keynote message during the MAP webinar on the EE&C Act held on 4 March 2021. Other speakers included (lower right screenshot, clockwise from upper left) Ruth Yu-Owen, Alexander Ablaza, Dir. Patrick Aquino, Usec. Jesus Cristino Posadas, Ernesto Pantangco, Atty. Teresa Ira Maris Guanzon. (Screenshot Images: PE2)
04 Mar

Senate COE, DOE, PE2 speak in MAP webinar on EE&C

MAKATI CITY, 4 March 2021 – The Senate Committee on Energy (COE), the Department of Energy (DOE), and the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) participated as resource panelists in a webinar held earlier today by the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), with the intent to raise awareness on the Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EE&C) Act and the obliga

04 Mar

Alliance seeks 6-year income tax holiday for energy efficiency projects

(PE2 note: Manila Bulletin’s Myrna Velasco reports on PE2’s position seeking the optimal income tax holiday incentive to make third-party EE and ESCO investments commercially viable under the incentive framework of E.O. 226 and RA 11285.)

Top tier incentives, primarily a six-year income tax holiday (ITH), is being sought for energy efficiency projects especially those that shall be undertaken by energy service companies (ESCOs).

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza presents energy efficiency market, financing and policy gaps during a virtual UK government-organized energy transition council pre-meeting on 18 February 2021. (Screenshot Image: PE2)
18 Feb

PE2 identifies EE market gaps as input to COP26 energy transition roadmap

MAKATI CITY, 18 February 2021 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) actively participated in an Energy Transition Council (ETC) pre-meeting earlier today, organized by the UK Government through the British Embassy Manila, and aimed at gaining a shared understanding on energy transition interests, expertise and potential support for the Philippines.

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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

RA 11285 - Text

RA 11285 - Signed

IRR - Signed

Beyond COVID-19: How governments, ESCOs and innovative financial modalities can mobilize energy efficiency capital through 2040

Working Together to Bridge an Energy Efficiency Financing Gap


PE2 Infographics on Energy Efficiency and Conservation Roadmap Targets

Infographics on Roadmap Targets for Energy Efficiency and Conservation

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