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PAL to fly to San Vicente, Palawan?

By Benjie Lim Vergara THE San Vicente Airport in Palawan last week opened its runway for commercial flights making accessible to the public more tourist destinations in the island. Construction of the PhP298.7 million airport started in 2009. It was built to jump start tourism in this northwesterly town of Palawan as it is near the world-famous El Nido island. […]

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Members of NGO coalition No Burn Pilipinas today questioned the legality of the newly signed “waste-to-energy” (WTE) facility deal in Palawan. Image © EcoWaste Coalition

Environmentalist demand immediate cancellation of contract to build illegal Waste-to-Energy facility in Palawan

By Nelson Flores,  Ll.B., MSCK AN environmentalist group called on the Department of Energy and the Puerto Princesa City government to immediately rescind the patently unlawful PhP2.1 billion “waste-to-energy” deal it entered into with a questionable energy company. The Non-governmental Organization Coalition No Burn Pilipinas, in a press release, said the DoE and Puerto Princesa’s “waste-to-energy” (WTE) facility deal with […]