‘We will immediately deliver water and additional food packs even on Holy Thursday,’ says Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo
BATANGAS, Philippines (Apr. 12, 2017) — Irene de Austria, a mother of 3, was still terrified as she recalled how her family ran into open space when the ground shook violently last Saturday, April 8. Continue reading #ReliefPH: Earthquake-hit Batangas island needs food, water
‘I have personally ordered that relief operations be undertaken immediately to restore normalcy to the affected areas as soon as possible,’ says President Rodrigo Duterte
MANILA, Philippines (Apr. 10, 2017) — President Rodrigo Duterte assured residents of earthquake-hit Batangas that the government is “on top of the situation,” as he prepared to leave for a week-long trip to the Middle East. Continue reading Duterte vows swift aid for earthquake-hit Batangas
A sea of metalloid panels as far as the eye can see gleams in the sun in a 160-hectare farm traversing a rolling terrain near the foot of Mount San Piro in Batangas province
March 1, 2016 —Instead of growing crops like rice or corn, this vast farm harvests heat from the sun and generates enough energy to power the whole of western Batangas.
Continue reading PH largest solar farm up in Batangas
About 100 liters of fuel spills into the bay while the oil firm is loading bunker fuel into the Sunrise Sampaguita vessel at its oil depot in San Pascual, Batangas
MANILA, Philippines (Feb. 3, 2016) — The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said on Wednesday, February 3, it is determining the fines to be imposed on Chevron for spilling oil into Batangas Bay.
Continue reading Coast guard studies Chevron liability in Batangas Bay oil leak