RA 9513, the Renewable Energy Act of 2008

Originally posted on February 18, 2011. One of the by-products of climate alarmism is energy rationing and energy cronyism. Producers and suppliers of “non-clean” or non-renewable energy sources will be slapped with various government regulations and taxation while suppliers of “clean” and renewable energy (RE) will be exempted, or be given highly relaxed regulations. This […]

Renewable energy and climate loans

Posted on February 13, 2011. A fellow UPSE alumni, a BusinessWorld columnist, former DOF UnderSecretary, Romy Bernardo, wrote in one of his BW columns,Renewable Energy– reality check . He wrote, The Philippine Renewable Energy Law passed in 2008 has been applauded by environmental groups, renewable energy firms, and official donor institutions keen to play a […]


Dear Readers, Welcome to this new blog on energy and electricity issues, particularly in the Philippines and East Asia. I will start with reposting my older articles on the subject from my original blog,  http://funwithgovernment.blogspot.com/, to this site. Until new articles on the subject will be produced, in the coming weeks. I hope you will […]