News & Features

Category: Statements

Climate Reality PH lauds House Resolution No. 02605

The Climate Reality Project Philippines lauds House Resolution No. 02605 expressing the sense of the House of Representatives for climate justice, strengthened implementation of climate change and environmental sustainability laws in the country, and for developed countries to deliver on their commitments.

Read More »

DOE policy prioritizing RE dispatch in WESM a step towards a cleaner, cheaper, and more reliable power system

The Department of Energy (DOE) is taking the right steps toward achieving energy security and affordability in the country. This was the reaction of The Climate Reality Project Philippines to the recent pronouncement of the DOE that it will issue in the third quarter of this year a new policy declaring all renewable energy (RE) plants as preferential dispatch units in the wholesale electricity spot market (WESM).

Read More »

Youth Cluster Solidarity Message for the March 25 Global Climate Strike

We stand now where two roads diverge. But unlike the roads in Robert Frost’s familiar poem, they are not equally fair. The road we have long been traveling is deceptively easy, a smooth superhighway on which we progress with great speed, but at its end lies disaster. The other fork of the road–the one less traveled by–offers our last, our only chance to reach a destination that assures the preservation of our earth. The choice, after all, is ours to make.” These words were written more than half a century ago by Rachel Carson, one of the pioneers of environmentalism, yet they hold true today more than ever before.

Read More »

Statement of The Climate Reality Project Philippines on the outcome of the 26th Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC

The Glasgow climate pact passed yesterday during the 26th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (CO26) reflects the lack of political will of world leaders to end the climate crisis. For us in the Climate Reality Philippines, COP26 was “an incremental step forward” rather than the “monumental leap” needed to ensure a livable planet for all.

Read More »