Energy Regulatory Commission urged to push for widespread net-metering

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The Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities today urged the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to hasten the adoption of net-metering across the country and empower consumers to displace fossil-fuel electricity generation. The ERC held public consultations today on proposed amendments to the country’s net-metering program, officially known as Resolution No. Read More …

Turning invasive water hyacinth into a potential source of renewable energy

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Water hyacinths, considered to be one of the world’s most destructive weed can be harnessed for environmental benefit and renewable energy production, according to a latest study by the Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA).   Increasing temperatures due to climate change have created favorable growing conditions for Read More …