Subic firm allows solar users to sell excess power

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – A solar power company located in this free port is now providing the means for power consumers to produce their own electric power supply and sell the excess power generated from their solar panels. Bandacorp Solar Inc. (Bandasolar) officials said with the net-metering program already in effect, residents of Olongapo City… Read More Subic firm allows solar users to sell excess power

Solar plant project gets green light at Bataan Freeport

MARIVELES, Bataan – Renewable energy developer New Generation Power Technology Corp. (NGPTC) has received the nod of regulators and the endorsement of authorities to build a 37-hectare solar power plant here at the Freeport Area of Bataan (FAB). Officials of NGPTC, which is a subsidiary of renewable energy company Citicore Power, Inc. (CPI), recently received… Read More Solar plant project gets green light at Bataan Freeport

Subic volunteers plant 5,000 trees on Arbor Day

By NING DIMAANO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — About a thousand volunteers from the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA), business locators and stakeholder groups in this free port planted some 5,000 trees during the Arbor Day celebration here. SBMA administrator Wilma Eisma said the volunteers braved the long walk to the planting site in the foothills… Read More Subic volunteers plant 5,000 trees on Arbor Day

Ayta leader feted at Subic ecotourism fest

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Ayta tribal elder Dominador Liwanag, more popularly known as Tata Kasoy, was presented with an Award and Certificate of Appreciation for his “lifetime work in preserving the rain forest and culture” at the recent Subic Ecotourism Festival. The 67-year old leader of the Pastolan tribe at the Subic Bay Freeport’s Pamulaklakin Ayta Village… Read More Ayta leader feted at Subic ecotourism fest