The Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) issued a Joint Administrative Order JAO No. 2013-09-2001 to address the end-of-life disposal of lighting products and control the dispersion of toxic substances into the environment.
President Benigno S. Aquino III recently appointed Ma. Gladys Cruz-Sta. Rita of Bulacan as National Power Corporation’s (NPC) new President making the latter the first woman to head Napocor since its foundation in 1936.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has declared an all-out war against poachers of wildlife species, especially those endemic to the country, after authorities seized a large number of protected animals during a raid on a home in Tondo, Manila last Wednesday.
The Department of Energy (DOE) assures the public of its continued close monitoring of the prices of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) to ensure that the adjustments are fair and reasonable.
In light of advancing the cause of energy efficiency and conservation in buildings and infrastructures around the country, the Department of Energy (DOE), together with the Philippine Green Building Council (PHILGBC), conducted the Building Green 2013 Conference and Awarding Ceremony.
A May 31, 2013, press release from the Department of Energy: In view of promoting energy efficiency and conservation in the country, the Department of Energy (DOE), together with the European Union (EU), conducted the second EU-Philippines Meeting on Energy last May 29 at the New World Hotel, Makati City.
The Department of Energy (DOE) and the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) have taken steps to address the growing concerns of many Contestable Customers of possible disconnection due to the inability to sign a retail supply contract with a supplier on or before the prescribed deadline of May 20, 2013, in preparation for the full RCOA commercial operations on June 26, 2013.
A May 13, 2013, press release from the Department of Energy: Power supply remains normal as assessed during the midday briefing of the Election Power Task Force.
A May 13, 2013 press release from the Department of Energy: With the preparations undertaken by the Department of Energy (DOE) in coordination with the energy agencies and the major industry players, the Election Power Task Force 2013 assures of an adequate and reliable electricity supply in the country nationwide.
A May 9, 2013 press release from the Department of Energy: The DOE would like to inform the public that power supply in Luzon was restored at 11:50 p.m. of May 8, 2013. This was made possible by the close coordination of the DOE, the NGCP, power generation companies, distribution utilities, and other energy agencies, in ensuring power is restored the soonest possible time.