All posts tagged "featured"

  • Solving the challenge of mine dewatering

    Interview with Ryan Ng, Regional Business Development Manager Dewatering and Rental Business Manager Philippines, Xylem Inc.   Many of the challenges for pumping in mines remain predictable. As mines become more mature, we have to dig deeper,...

    • Posted November 27, 2017
    • 0
  • The OceanaGold Story: Bridging the Mining and Agriculture Gap

    By Maria Paula Tolentino   During a visit to Kasibu, Nueva Vizcaya, the Philippine Resources Journal was able to take a five-day immersion in one of the country’s biggest gold producers, OceanaGold Philippines Inc’s Didipio Mine. In...

    • Posted November 22, 2017
    • 0
  • Seeing beyond the rhetoric

    By Patricia A. O. Bunye   Patricia A. O. Bunye is a senior partner at Cruz Marcelo & Tenefrancia and head of its mining and energy practice. She is also President of Diwata-Women in Resource Development, Inc....

    • Posted November 22, 2017
    • 0
  • DOE signals LNG importation ahead of Malampaya’s end

    With the highly anticipated signing of the Philippine Natural Gas Regulation (PNGR) Framework, the Department of Energy (DOE) has already set off signal on the kick-off of liquefied natural gas (LNG) importation to satiate the country’s energy...

    • Posted November 22, 2017
    • 0
  • Duterte threatens to close mines that support rebels

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday threatened to shut down any mine that supports Maoist rebels waging a protracted guerrilla war to overthrow the government, Reuters reported. The Philippines has been in on-again, off-again peace talks with...

    • Posted November 22, 2017
    • 0
  • Open Pit Mining Ban – Should the Philippines Jump Onto the Bandwagon?

    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.   Open pit mining or strip mining...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
    • 0
  • ASEAN charts new goals for region’s energy collaboration

    Underpinned by series of meetings and associated events during the 35th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM), the 10-member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and dialogue-partners have charted new as well as ‘upcycled’...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
    • 0
  • NREB set to present proposed rules on sourcing of renewable energy

    THE National Renewable Energy Board (NREB) will endorse to the Department of Energy (DOE) the proposed rules on renewable portfolio standards (RPS), which requires distribution utilities (DUs) to source a portion of their power supply from eligible...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
    • 0
  • TVIRD’s Agata Nickel Project Goes Beyond ISO Expectations

    Passes first surveillance audit with flying colors TUBAY, Agusan del Norte / October 2017 – Agata Mining Ventures Inc. (AMVI), a joint project of TVI Resource Development Inc. (TVIRD) and MRL Nickel Philippines Inc., recently announced that...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
    • 0
  • Philippines, China set up joint exploration in Palawan field

    Exploration in an oil and gas prospect offshore northwest Palawan between the Philippines and China is now awaiting the signature of President Duterte, Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi said. Service contract (SC) 57 in offshore Calamian northwest of...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
    • 0