News and Announcements

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza addresses local government units in an EU-ASEP-ADB-DOE Energy Efficiency forum in ADB HQ in this 27 February 2020 file photo. (PE2 photo by Luigi Eusebio)
30 Apr

PE2 recommends $1.1B energy efficiency funding in economic stimulus package

QUEZON CITY, 30 April 2020 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) submitted earlier today its official comments to the Economic Stimulus Response Package (ESRP) Cluster of the Defeat COVID-19 Special Committee of the House of Representatives for the inclusion of a P55 B ($1.1 B) energy efficiency component of the economic recovery package under the proposed consolidated bill for the Philippine Economic Stimulus Act (PESA).

(Photo: BusinessWorld)
28 Apr

Energy efficiency industry bats for inclusion in stimulus program

THE energy efficiency industry is seeking a share of stimulus incentives to encourage investment in power conservation, which it touted as an opportunity to emerge from the public health emergency with greener power infrastructure.

From left, Rep. Joey S. Salceda, Rep. Sharon S. Garin, Rep. Stella Luz A. Quimbo, the three Co-Chairpersons of the Economic Stimulus Response Package Cluster of the Defeat COVID-19 Special Committee of the House of Representatives. (Photos: GMA Network, Rappler, Daily Tribune.)
23 Apr

House economic panel asks PE2 to review stimulus bills

MAKATI CITY, 23 April 2020 – Within hours of Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) president Alexander Ablaza’s issuance of a position statement "Supporting International Energy Agency's Call to Include Energy Efficiency as Economic Stimulus” across the Energy and Economic Affairs Committees of both chambers of the 18th Congress, the Speaker of the House, the Senate President, NEDA and DOE, the three Co-Chairpersons of the House Economic Stimulus Response Package (ESRP) Cluster of the D

PE2 president Alexander Ablaza (seated, left) and treasurer Theresa Acedillo Lapuz (seated behind) represent PE2 in a briefing on the EE&C Act for the House Committee on Energy COE in this file photo of 12 November 2019. Seated on the right is Rep. Alfred D. Vargas, Vice-Chairman of the COE. (PE2 Photo by Luigi Eusebio.)
23 Apr

PE2 proposes EE as post-COVID economic stimulus to DOE, NEDA, Congress

MAKATI CITY, 23 April 2020 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) issued earlier today a position statement in aid of efforts of the 18th Congress and the Executive Branch of the Philippine Government to legislate, plan, allocate and implement economic recovery and stimulus programs as the country addresses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the local economy.

PE2 trustee Raymond A. Marquez (second from right) chairs a meeting of the ESCO Sub-Committee on 21 December 2019. From left: Felix Richard A. Cordova, Richard A. Uy, Rodolfo R. Peñalosa, Alexander Ablaza, Marquez and Ronaldo R. Torres. (PE2 photo by Luigi Eusebio)
22 Apr

PE2 ESCO panel reviews DOE draft guidelines for ESCO certification

MAKATI CITY, 22 April 2020 – The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) ESCO Sub-Committee of the Policy Committee has commenced the review of the draft DOE Department Circular for the Guidelines, Rules and Procedures in the Administration, Classification and Certification of Energy Service Companies (ESCOs), which were shared with PE2 earlier today by the DOE Energy Utilization Management Bureau (EUMB). In his capacity as PE2 Policy Committee chair, PE2 president Alexander Ablaza requested ESCO Sub-Committee head and Trustee Raymond A.

DOE and PE2 hold a follow-up meeting on 3 March 2020 to discuss specific guidelines related to the BOI registration of EE&C projects under RA 11285. From left: Dir. Patrick T. Aquino, DOE-EUMB; Theresa Acedillo Lapuz, PE2; and, Alexander Ablaza, PE2. (PE2 photo by Luigi G. Eusebio)
03 Mar

DOE and PE2 hold follow-up discussions on guidelines for BOI registration of EE&C projects

TAGUIG CITY, 3 March 2020 – The Department of Energy (DOE) and the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) held a follow-up meeting earlier today to discuss the proposed guidelines for the registration of energy efficiency and conservation (EE&C) projects with the Board of Investments (BOI) under the fiscal incentives provision of Republic Act 11285, or the EE&C Act, and its implementing rules and regulations.

Alexander Ablaza of ADB and PE2 (second from left) leads a discussion on EE&C with Mandaue City Mayor Jonas C. Cortes (behind desk). Clockwise from left: Thomas K. Dreessen of ADB and LCEP, Ablaza, Cortes, Douglas Liner of EU-ASEP and Genevieve Almonares of DOE. (PE2 photo)
28 Feb

ADB, DOE, EU-ASEP and PE2 meet Mandaue mayor on city-led EE&C

MANDAUE CITY, 28 February 2020 – The Asian Development Bank (ADB), Department of Energy (DOE), EU-funded Access to Sustainable Energy Programme (EU-ASEP), and the Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance (PE2) called earlier today on Mayor Jonas C. Cortes of the City Government of Mandaue to discuss the possibility of the city to implement a local government unit (LGU) -led demonstration energy efficiency and conservation (EE&C) project.

About PE2

Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance Inc. (PE2), is a non-stock, non-profit organization of energy efficiency market stakeholders.

Learn More

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

Working Together to Bridge an Energy Efficiency Financing Gap

Infographics

PE2 Infographics on Energy Efficiency and Conservation Roadmap Targets

Infographics on Roadmap Targets for Energy Efficiency and Conservation

» View | Download

Join PE2 Now!

We would love to have you on board

The Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance, Inc. (PE2) is a non-stock, non-profit organization of energy efficiency market stakeholders.

Learn More

PE2 Secretariat

  • Philippine Energy Efficiency Alliance, Inc. (PE2)
    19/F Philippine AXA Life Centre 
    Senator Gil Puyat Avenue 
    corner Tindalo Street 
    Makati City, Metro Manila 
    Philippines 1200
  • +63 2 7989 3007 
  • secretariat@pe2.org 
Signup to our newsletter:

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.