Powering progress toward sustainable energy

As Filipinos anticipate the onset of the dry season, which is intensified by the ongoing El Niño, President Marcos has issued a crucial directive to all government entities, both at the national and local levels, emphasizing the imperative need for energy efficiency and conservation.

PTTEP to invest $6.7 billion as it eyes 2024 production growth

Thailand’s national upstream company PTTEP is planning this year to invest $6.721 billion in oil, gas and clean energy projects both on its home turf and overseas, with the goal of boosting petroleum production by about 9% versus 2023 to 505,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day.

Off-grid power consumers face power rate hikes

Amidst rising fuel costs, the National Power Corp. (NAPOCOR) has proposed an increase in power rates in off-grid areas, which could lead some households to pay up to Php 9.7068 per kilowatt-hour (kWh), a 17.54% hike in the electric bill.