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  • Vires Energy pushes LNG power project

    Vires Energy Corp. is set to formalize its plan to put up a liquefied natural gas project in Batangas through the filing of a notice to proceed with the Department of Energy. “Vires wrote that they will...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • Metro Pacific poised to bag P22-b Payatas waste-to-energy deal

    A consortium led by Metro Pacific Investments Corp. is expected to bag a P22-billion waste-to-energy project in Payatas, Quezon City. The local government of Quezon City did not receive other offers challenging the consortium’s proposal on Feb....

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • China’s State Grid brings solar power to Zambales homes

    State Grid Corporation of China, the technical partner of power grid operator National Grip Corp. of the Philippines, is spearheading efforts to provide solar power in Zambales that will benefit over 1,000 residents in the province. The...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • Angara to Senate: Pass ‘gold bill’ to boost PH foreign reserves

    Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara pressed his colleagues to expedite the passage of the measure that seeks to boost the country’s gross international reserves (GIR) by granting tax exemptions to small-scale miners who would sell their gold...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • Solon wants creation of strategic fuel reserves

    A lawmaker at the House of Representatives on Wednesday reiterated his call for the establishment of a Philippine Strategic Fuel Reserves (PSFR) following President Rodrigo Duterte’s admission that he could not do anything about oil prices due...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • Canadian miner hits record gold output at Masbate mine

    A mine site in Masbate has recorded its highest gold production of 216,498 ounces in 2018, driving the total global production of its foreign operator, B2Gold, into an all-time high. B2Gold, a listed mining company based in...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • MICC to audit mining sector anew by March

    The inter-agency Mining Industry Coordinating Council (MICC) is once again set to audit 14 mining areas nationwide between March and June this year. This, as the government continues to address the impact of mining operations on the...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • SoCot nets P31-M in mining, quarry taxes in 2018

    GENERAL SANTOS CITY — The provincial government of South Cotabato recorded an “all-time high” of PHP31 million in mining and quarry tax revenues last year as the area’s small-scale mining industry continued to thrive. Siegfried Flaviano, head...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • Faith Garden In Marcventures Mine’s Rehab Area

    Marcventures Mining and Development Corporation (MMDC) intensified the integration of agroforestry into its environmental programs. Going beyond conventional mine rehabilitation, MMDC agriculturist Engr. Annejin Buisa maintains a “Faith Garden” in one of the rehabilitated areas in Sitio...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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  • Chamber of Mines renews call for crackdown on illegal small-scale mining

    The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP) has again called on government to intensify its campaign against illegal small-scale mining (SSM) activities after reports that another landslide, this time caused by Tropical Depression Amang, resulted in...

    • Posted February 14, 2019
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