All posts by PRJWeb

  • Energo boosts clean energy production through Qtum Blockchain implementation in the Philippines

    Qtum Foundation Pte Ltd has announced that Energo Foundation Pte Ltd has implemented Qtum blockchain platform in its latest cooperation with First Gen, the largest producer of clean energy in the Philippines, on the company’s blockchain microgrid...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • MICC clears 23 mines, fails 4 others after prolonged review

    A government panel cleared 23 of 27 Philippine mines that were assessed for compliance with state regulations, the Department of Finance (DOF) confirmed, easing uncertainty about potential supply disruptions at the world’s No. 2 nickel ore supplier....

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • Miners call for end of ban on big new projects

    Philippine miners are urging the government to lift a six-year ban on new large-scale mining projects in the world’s No. 2 nickel ore supplier after the state removed restrictions on fresh smaller ventures, Reuters reported. The Department...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • Nuclear energy option — Is the Philippines ready?

    By Fernando Penarroyo Fernando “Ronnie” Penarroyo is the Managing Partner of Puno and Penarroyo Law Offices (www.punopenalaw.com). He specializes in Energy and Resources Law, Project Finance and Business Development.   Philippine energy regulators have taken a technology...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • ADB says Philippines’ dramatic economic growth to continue

    The government’s infrastructure programme will ensue the Philippines’ economic growth will sustain its quick pace in 2018 and 2019, says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report. In its new Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2018, ADB projects...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Chinese company, DOE join forces for Alegria gas and oil venture

    By Marcelle P. Villegas In March, the Alegria natural gas and oil field in southern Cebu became the latest big thing in the country’s search for possible solution to the energy crisis when Department of Energy (DOE)...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • CB&I announces storage award for Philippines expansion project

    CB&I has been awarded a contract valued at approximately US$70 million by JG Summit Petrochemical Corporation (JGSPC) for the Stage 1 Expansion project in Batangas City, Philippines. CB&I’s scope of work includes the engineering, fabrication and construction...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • CTP Construction and Mining reforestation project and more

    By Marcelle P. Villegas CTP Construction and Mining Corporation operates the Adlay Mining Project and Dahican Nickel Project in Surigao Del Sur. These projects are also focused on reforestation and other strategies in rehabilitation and improvement of...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Cusi: Rollout of crucial energy projects to move faster now

    Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi has announced that important energy projects will now move faster following the issuance of the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Executive Order No. 30 (IRR of EO30). Signed by President Rodrigo Roa...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Speeding up ore discovery with Cytek’s Olympus Portable XRF technology

    Olympus portable X-ray fluorescence (pXRF) analyzers distributed by Cytek Solutions, Inc. in the Philippines provide real-time geochemical data for rapid multi-element characterization of soils, rocks, ores, concentrates, and tailings. Recent advances in portable XRF technology have improved...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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