What PNoy didn’t say: Climate vulnerable PH continues to invest in coal

MANILA, Philippines — Speaking at the leaders’ event of the Paris climate talks, President Benigno Aquino III once again emphasized the vulnerability of the Philippines, which “bear(s) a disproportionate amount … Continue reading What PNoy didn’t say: Climate vulnerable PH continues to invest in coal

Will PH be the biggest carbon emitter in 35 years?

2013 was the most devastating year in recent Philippine history in terms of natural disasters. It was the year we experienced something we had never experienced before. Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), … Continue reading Will PH be the biggest carbon emitter in 35 years?

Climate Action: Short-term work for a long-term goal

The Conference of Parties (COP), a yearly meeting of countries under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), will be on its 21st year of negotiations on December. … Continue reading Climate Action: Short-term work for a long-term goal

Philippine Energy Company Harasses Opponents, Pollutes

The wind in Lamao carries with it a certain smell of sulfur and an amount of ash that later covers the road. It is like New Year’s Eve, except that … Continue reading Philippine Energy Company Harasses Opponents, Pollutes