aborlan - updates

Rappler's latest stories on aborlan


SC is new battleground for coal fight in the Philippines

Jul 15, 2017 - 3:56 PM

The fight against coal fossil energy in the Philippines has mostly been staged in localized battlefronts including the island province of Palawan

DMCI Power building new Palawan plant

Aug 16, 2016 - 12:28 PM

As of June 2016 only 5 400 of the 7 263 households in the municipality of Aborlan where the plant will be built have electricity connections

ELECTRICITY WOES. Aborlan is a first class municipality located 69 kilometers south of Puerto Princesa City. Its population is estimated at over 32,000. File photo by Rappler

Police search for 2 missing tourists, abandoned yacht found

Apr 26, 2014 - 11:37 PM

M V Catherine is last seen at Aborlan town in Palawan with a couple on board They are reportedly missing

Court blocks Palawan DMCI coal plant

Dec 12, 2013 - 5:55 PM

A Palawan regional trial court extends a temporary environmental protection order that stops the grant of all permits for the coal plant

'NO TO COAL.' Residents and students in Aborlan, Palawan protest the proposed coal plant to be built by DMCI Power Corporation. Photo courtesy of WWF-Philippines

Palawan DMCI coal plant to convert to natural gas?

Oct 24, 2013 - 8:36 PM

DMCI also promises to lower electricity rates in Palawan An environmental lawyer says it s just promises: Look at the Iloilo coal plant

COMPROMISE? Will those who oppose the DMCI coal plant in Palawan be satisfied by the corporation's willingness to convert to renewable energy 'in a few years' time'? All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler