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Gamesa, Siemens join forces to create global wind power leader

Jun 17, 2016 - 9:42 PM

In a statement issued in Germany Siemens says it will pay 3 75 euros per share to Gamesa s shareholders With just over 279 million shares in issue that would represent a total cash payment of just over one billion euros 1 12 billion

ADB to help finance PH's largest wind farm

Nov 07, 2015 - 9:54 AM

ADB says the Burgos wind farm will provide a shot in the arm to the government’s push to diversify its energy sources and reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions

REDUCE GAS EMISSIONS. The operation of this farm will avoid the production of over 200,000 tons of carbon dioxide equivalent emissions a year. Photo from Asian Development Bank

Korean firm to test wind power tower in PH

Mar 11, 2015 - 2:26 PM

ODIN Energy is spending over 2 million an alternative investment to the high cost of diesel powered electricity in off grid areas in the country

Calamba hospital saves on costs with solar power

Feb 06, 2015 - 7:30 AM

What the Calamba Doctor s Hospital in Laguna has is possibly the largest renewable energy system to be powering a hospital in the country

SOLAR HOSPITAL. Officials at the Calamba Doctor's Hospital say its new solar panels will help promote the hospital as a 'green' hospital. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Renewable energy law 6 years after: 650 contracts okayed

Dec 26, 2014 - 3:55 PM

Six years after the Philippines moves to cut its dependence on fossil fuel the country has more renewable energy projects

RENEWABLE ENERGY. The Philippines has aimed to cut its dependence on fossil fuel as energy source by introducing the Renewable Energy Act in 2008.

The problem with renewable energy

Dec 21, 2013 - 5:48 PM

Is renewable energy the panacea to energy problems and climate crisis?

DOE approves wind power project in Aklan

Jun 04, 2013 - 7:10 PM

The Energy department okays PetroGreen Energy Corp s 50 MW Nabas Wind Project in Aklan

WIND POWER. The Department of Energy (DOE) approves PetroGreen Energy Corp.'s (PGEC) 50 MW Nabas Wind Project in Aklan. Photo by Michael Josh Villanueva/Rappler