Posts tagged: Philippines

Philippines to Save P10 B Yearly on Shift to Renewable Energy

By: Danessa Rivera MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines stands to save over P10 billion a year if it replaces diesel generation in off-grid areas with renewables, the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) and Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities (ICSC) said. A report done by IEEFA titled “Electricity-Sector Opportunities in the Philippines: The […]

Coca-Cola & WWF Unite to Unveil 1st Plant Billboard

Courtesy: livepositively Coca-Cola Philippines and World Wide Fund for Nature-Philippines (WWF) unveiled the first plant billboard in the country, an iconic structure to represent the long-standing partnership between the two organizations to make a positive difference in the environment. The partnership spans across two areas of Coca-Cola Philippines’ Live Positively sustainability program: Water Stewardship — […]

Have Solar Panels, Will Travel

Photo Courtesy: nytimes.com A thing of sheer beauty is berthed in Victoria Harbor in Hong Kong: the Tûranor PlanetSolar, a vessel that is circumnavigating the globe to prove that solar energy can power water transportation. Designed in New Zealand, built in Germany and flying a Swiss flag, the 102-foot boat has completed about two-thirds of […]