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CCPI backs use of nuclear power

The Chamber of Commerce of the Philippine Islands (CCPI), the country’s first and oldest business group, is batting for the use of nuclear power and of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) to address issues in power supply and high cost of electricity as well as to support the country’s economic development. 33 more words


DOE: Nat'l consensus needed to reopen Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

The Department of Energy (DOE) said the government needs to get the people’s approval before the controversial Bataan Nuclear Power Plant could be opened.

“So with the directives of the Secretary , there is no clear direction on reopening the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant. 151 more words


Nuclear policy still a long way to go – experts

The Philippines still has a long way to go in forming a nuclear energy policy as it  requires government commitment and public awareness and participation, said Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi. 80 more words


Bataan nuclear plant can weather quake, jumbo jet impact

The mothballed Bataan nuclear power plant is strong enough to withstand both an Intensity 8 earthquake or the impact from a Boeing 747, even as it needs repairs, the National Power Corp. 101 more words


No to Cheap Energy -Philippine Catholic Church

Sept. 1, 2016, MANILA – The Philippine Catholic Church, specifically Balanga Bataan Bishop Ruperto Santos has opposed the opening of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant. 333 more words