The search for energy power in Mindanao

The Department of Energy is looking at both small and big scale new sources of  power around Mindanao to reduce the demand from fossil-fuels, a DOE official said.

Tony de Guzman, chief science research specialist of the DOE Mindanao office said a nine-member team called the Energy Resources Development Utilization Division was tasked to search and validate possible new sources of energy, specially hydro power around Mindanao.

Instead of looking at bigger sources such as Pulangui and Agus rivers, De Guzman said they are also in search of sources for mini-hydro plants. Read the rest of the report on


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