News and Updates

  • CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines — The Philippines for the past 2 years has been the fastest growing economy in Asia. And this phenomenal growth has been powered by fossil fuel, making the country among developing nations that registered what experts dubb

  • BEIJING—The pot sweetened for the Philippines on Friday as President Duterte wrapped up a state visit to China, securing investment and credit line pledges amounting to $24 billion, or nearly double the initial amount reported, officials said. 17 mor

  • CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines – The nearly 1 million residents of Cagayan De Oro City are stumbling in the dark after the Cagayan De Oro Power and Light Company (CEPALCO) implemented its load shedding program. Mandated by the National Grid Corpora

  • CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines – Because Mindanao’s power sources are mainly hydro-based, its energy rate is lower by 30-40 percent than the mixed generation costs of Luzon and Visayas. This is why Mindanao residents are against the sale of t

  • A HYDROPOWER generation advocate is asking the Department of Energy (DoE) to push further cleaner energy development on the island. Because of hydropower, generation cost on the island is about a third cheaper compared with the mixed generation cost