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IEEFA: In the Philippines, coal’s demise makes way for a renewable energy boom
The Philippines’ energy sector is on the brink of rapid change, with fossil fuels struggling to maintain relevance and a renewable energy industry poised for takeoff.
July 30, 2021
Sam Reynolds
IEEFA: Philippines coal moratorium highlights dramatic pivot to renewable energy investment for lower prices and power system resilience
3 November 2020 (IEEFA Philippines): The Department of Energy’s call for a moratorium on greenfield coal power plants marks a clear break with past policies and comes as the Philippines prioritizes the need for more resilient, flexible and…
November 03, 2020
IEEFA: Measuring and managing energy transition risk in the Philippines
As part of a UK government-funded project to support the Philippines power sector stakeholders navigate the shifts, risks and opportunities associated with the energy transition, the Carbon Tracker Initiative (CTI), in collaboration with the…
September 24, 2020
Sara Jane Ahmed
Philippines update: Meralco carve-out clause means power companies, investors, …
August 17, 2020
Sara Jane Ahmed, Alberto Dalusung III
IEEFA report: Volts from the blue – floating solar to generate 900% more electricity across Asia-Pacific
July 1, 2020 (IEEFA) – Asia leads Europe in deploying floating solar, also known as floating photovoltaic (FPV), a new IEEFA report finds.
June 30, 2020
IEEFA Philippines: Reshaping the power market by moving towards renewables and energy resilience by 2021
June 24, 2020 (IEEFA Philippines) – The Philippines could come out COVID-19 with cheaper electricity prices and a more competitive and reliable power sector if it swapped its reliance on expensive coal power for cheaper renewables and…
June 24, 2020
IEEFA: Philippines Central Bank offers new support for energy transition and renewables
May 7, 2020 (IEEFA) – The Philippines’ Central Bank (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas) has approved a Sustainable Finance Framework to safeguard the financial system from the evolving material hazards from climate change and energy transition risk…
May 08, 2020
IEEFA Philippines: Conglomerate Ayala to finalize coal exit plans by 2025
April 21, 2020
Sara Jane Ahmed
IEEFA report: Philippine energy outlook reflects shifts in rules, risk, and demands for change
September 18, 2019
IEEFA Philippines: Consumers should not pay the price for risky coal deals
MANILA – The rapid drop in the cost of renewable energy has opened new possibilities in energy systems around the world, including the Philippines. Coal has become toxic, both in terms of its high cost to consumers and the environment, as…
February 21, 2019
Sara Jane Ahmed
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