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SM Foundation, DENR and DSWD support greening

SM Foundation reiterated its commitment to the government’s National Greening Program as it signed a renewal of its partnership with Department of Environment and Natural Resouces (DENR) through a Memorandum of Agreement and forged a new partnership with Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in an endeavor not only to protect the environment but to provide livelihood to communities nationwide.

Posted: July 27th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

5 things you can do to reduce global carbon footprint

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For an environmental issue as big as climate change, the smallest things still do matter. Homeowners can take these five simple steps so that they can do their share in reducing the carbon footprint human activities leave on this planet. The carbon footprint is a measure of how great an activity has toward contributing to greenhouse gases, a major component of climate change.

Posted: July 12th, 2014 in Inquirer Features,Property Guide | Read More »

WWF supports DOE’s higher solar power target

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The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-Philippines) has backed the Department of Energy’s (DOE) move to increase solar energy capacity targets, saying this will make power prices cheaper in the long run, contrary to claims of critics such as the Foundation for Economic Freedom (FEF).

Posted: July 7th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Piece of mines

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This particularly immaculate ecotourism zone, the Caramoan peninsula in Camarines Sur in Bicol, with its magnificent islands just off the coast, has one feature no other sites can claim: It boasts of unbridled destruction from small-scale mining and quarrying activities.   In the past 10 years or so, Caramoan rose to international fame when its [...]

Posted: July 3rd, 2014 in Columnists,Featured Columns,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Philex pays P189M in ‘environmental obligations’

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Philex Mining Corp. Friday paid P188.6 million in fines that the Pollution Adjudication Board (PAB) slapped on the company for “causing water pollution” and “impeding the flow of water” in the Balog Creek and Agno River.

Posted: June 7th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

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