No construction work yet on Atimonan plant

By Alena Mae S. Flores | Manila Standard   Atimonan Mayor Rustico Joven Mendoza assured residents that there is no ongoing construction yet of the 1,200-megawatt coal-fired power plant in the town. “There are no ongoing construction activities contrary to what...

Fishers air support for Atimonan coal plant

By The Philippine Daily Inquirer   A group of fishermen expressed support for what could be the third coal power plant in the province of Quezon which several groups decried as another assault on the environment. Greg de Gracia, chair of the group of fishermen...

Environmental stewardship by Atimonan communities

By Manila Standard   Close to 600 volunteers recently scoured the beachfronts and waters along the coast of Atimonan in Quezon province to celebrate World Oceans Day. The two-day event covered an estimated 12-kilometer coastal area, and yielded around 151 sacks...

Interconnection project gets boost

By The Manila Times   The P51.9-billion Mindanao-Visayas Interconnection Project (MVIP) has been certified as an energy project of national significance (EPNS), the first to be tagged as such under Executive Order 30 that aims to fast-track project approvals. “We...