Tuesday, March 31, 2020

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Sual residents say no to coal anew

Residents and groups opposing the construction of the coal-fired plant in Sual town in Pangasinan reiterated their position on why the facility should not be allowed to push through.

NIA cancels Salcedo dam project

The National Irrigation Administration canceled the P3.4 billion Gen. Gregorio del Pilar Impounding Project (GGDPIP) in Salcedo, Ilocos Sur province, one of the flagship dam project of the administration's Build, Build, Build program due to strong opposition from affected communities and local officials.

Lakbayan ng Pambansang Minorya: Pickets offices in Makati City

National minorities from the Cordillera visited Makati and picketed the offices of Lepanto, Oceana Gold, Chevron and SN Aboitiz.

Tublay IPs reject hydropower company application

Indigenous people of Tublay , Benguet rejected a proposed hydro power project within their ancestral domain.

Naguilian dam, saan kayat ti umili

“Anannoenmi ti trabaho ken dagiti ibagbagana a libre no awan metten ti pagbalayanmi, no mapukawen ti kangrunaan a pagtataudan ti pagbiagmi, no ti proyekto met ket ipapataymi,” kuna ni Erlinda de Leña, residente ti Brgy. Bimmotobot, Naguilian mainaig ti maipasdek a hydropower dam.

Thermal waste-to-energy technology, unsafe and dirty

Environmentalist and scientist here and abroad agree that WtE thermal technologies such as pyrolysis and gasification, while called by many names, in principle are all incinerators that burn materials and release pollutants in the environment.

Communities protest Ifugao hydro project

Residents from Ifugao villages asked the regional office of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and National Commission of Indigenous People (NCIP) to stop the implementation of the proposed Alimit hydro-electric power complex of SN Aboitiz in the province.

Farmers demand junking of Oil Deregulation Law

KILUSANG MAGBUBUKKID NG PILIPINAS PRESS RELEASE www.nordis.net QUEZON CITY — For the eight consecutive weeks, oil prices have again increased, now with a record-high additional Php1.35...

La Trinidad, Aboitiz Power ink agreement for hydropower plant

La Trinidad, the capital town of Benguet province, inked a Memorandum of Agreement with Aboitiz Power for the construction of a 20 Megawatt Hydroelectric Power Plant, which is expected to rise on March 2020.

Benguet towns told to ensure benefits in hydropower deals

A historian and conservation advocate called on the towns of Benguet to ensure sustainable resource utilization, and the people's interests from hydropower deals entered by local officials.

Petitioners against UTHPP hit NCIP Kalinga

Signatories of the petition against the Upper Tabuk Hydroelectric Power Project criticized the NCIP office in Kalinga for considering only the Taloctoc and Malbong tribes for the validation process of the concerns raised in the petition, saying that several members of the Minanga, Naneng, Dallac and other tribes also signed the document.

Dam iti Salcedo, supsupiaten ti umili

Inyebkas ti umili ti Salcedo ti panangkondenar ken panangsupiatda ti pankaipasdek ti dam iti Karayan Buaya. Nagalangugang daytoy a takder ti umili, dagiti tao ti simbaan ken opisyales ti ili iti naiyaramid nga Ecumenical Service ken Public Scoping idi Abril 26.



Tugon ng inaapi at gutom na mamamayan, #ProtestFromHome sa Lambak ng Cagayan

Tumugon ang Cagayan Valley sa pambansang panawagan na #ProtestFromHome at sa gitna ng malawakang lockdown ay pinatunayan ng ilang mamamayan na maraming paraan upang iparating ang mga hinaing at makatarungang kahilingan sa pamahalaan.