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Greenpeace statement on the proposed PHP300 coal tax: A long overdue gift to the...

Press release | December 1, 2017 at 15:38

01 December 2017, Manila Philippines - A proposal to increase the tax imposed on coal from PHP10 per metric ton to PHP 300 per metric ton by 2020 is scheduled to go through a bicameral session today. The proposal, voted on by the Senate of the...

10,000-strong ‘human chain’ calls on Thai government to quit coal

Feature story | February 24, 2011 at 8:30

Greenpeace today called on the Government of Thailand to make a clean energy future a reality for Thai communities by abandoning plans to build more coal fired power plants and prioritizing solutions such as renewable energy.

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Action | October 9, 2012 at 14:44

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Victory in Greece as the Quit Coal campaign moves to Indonesia

Feature story | February 13, 2009 at 7:00

Choking children, destroyed crops and a devastated fishing industry. That's the price the local community at Cilacap in Indonesia have had to pay since a coal-fired power plant was constructed in their town. Today 40 Greenpeace activists and...

Philippine's leg of Quit Coal tour wraps up

Feature story | June 23, 2008 at 6:00

“We believe there is no place for coal in a world beset by climate change and certainly there is no place for coal in Albay” That was the statement of Governor Joey Sarte Salceda, setting the tone for our one month Quit Coal tour of the...

The deadly cost of coal

Blog entry by Dean de la Paz, guest blogger | August 29, 2012

Crossposted from  Philippine Online Chronicles Going green is in vogue and as imagery goes, “fashionably green” helps clean up the corporate black faces and darker hearts of even the most pollutive enterprises. To be specific,...

David meets Goliath in Mindanao (Part II)

Blog entry by Anna Abad | July 21, 2012

(This is the second part of " David meets Goliath in Mindanao " blog series) We were greeted by two of the elderly folks from the community - Lolo, Lola and her grand children approach us with a warm smile. After hearing what our...

ASEAN should Quit Coal to avoid climate catastrophe

Press release | June 25, 2009 at 8:00

Greenpeace today called upon the ASEAN countries to urgently phase out coal fired power plants and invest in renewable energy to avert a climate catastrophe, at the close of the 7th ASEAN Forum on Coal in Bali. Greenpeace activists unfurled a...

ADB 2009 Energy Policy is bad news for climate: Greenpeace

Feature story | June 19, 2009 at 6:00

Greenpeace today condemned the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for continuing to finance fossil-fuel power plants and failing to live up to their own recommendations and promises to combat climate change made during the Climate and Clean Energy Week...

New report reveals how climate change will severely affect Philippine freshwater...

Feature story | December 21, 2009 at 7:00

A new report launched by Greenpeace today details how climate change will severely affect the country’s freshwater resources in the coming years, aggravating projected water crises, unless effective adaptation measures are urgently put in place.

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