Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

Type: Organization
Name: Bataan Nuclear Power Plant
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

People Power-less Revolt

T oday, 14 years after the Electric Power Industry Reform Act (Epira) was signed into law a few months after the Edsa II coup of 2001, the Philippines is faced with another power supply crisis. The Epira was supposed to have solved the shortage of power ... [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

Why has this Philippines nuclear power plant been dormant for 30 years?

Why has this Philippines nuclear power plant been dormant for 30 years?The Bataan Nuclear Power Plant was mothballed by the Phillippine government inthe 1980s http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/energy/11030508/Why-has-this-Philippines-nuclear-power-plant-been-dormant-for-30-years.html ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Bongbong favors nuke plant activation

By Ernie B. EscondeBALANGA CITY – Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Friday expressed his full support to the activation of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant in Morong town.“I am for the operation of BNPP. Ito ang pinakamagandang dapat gawin ... [Published Punto! Central Luzon - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

In counter-Sona, JV Ejercito bewails lack of energy plan

Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito INQUIRER FILE PHOTOMANILA, Philippines–The country’s economic gains would go to waste if President Aquino fails to avert the power crisis in 2015, Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito said Monday, bewailing the apparent lack ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Bongbong begins sorties, pushes for nuclear power

Share this:Balanga City, Bataan – Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has started attending a number of provincial sorties in what many perceive as an indication that he is aiming for the presidency.Last Friday, the senator was warmly welcomed by ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Bataan nuke plant conversion step in right direction

Sen. Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. yesterday said government’s plan to study the conversion of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) into natural gas-fired facility is a step in the right direction.“I welcome that direction. I think it’s a practical ... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Cojuangco pushes for reopening of Bataan nuclear power plant

Aquino was in San Carlos City where he led a ceremonial switch-on of the 22-megawatt (MW), $45-million San Carlos Solar Energy Inc. (SACASOL) (MNS Photo)MANILA (Mabuhay) – Former congressman Mark Cojuangco says had the government started running the Bataan ... [Published Balita - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Why Cojuangco wants Bataan nuke power plant opened

Former congressman Mark Cojuangco believes operating the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant can help government avert a looming energy crisis. But Alvin Elchico reports the process of reviving the power plant will take too long. - ANC, Prime Time, July 31, 2 ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Exclude nuke, coal plants to ease power woes, PNoy urged

July 31, 2014 9:05 pmby ERNIE B. ESCONDEBALANGA CITY, Bataan: The Nuclear Free Bataan Movement (NFBM) wants President Benigno Aquino 3rd to veer away from nuclear and coal-fired power plants to solve the looming power crisis.“We want to tell the President ... [Published Manila Times - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Conversion of Bataan Nuclear Power Plant into natural gas plant eyed

User Rating:   / 1Details Published on Wednesday, 30 July 2014 06:52 Written by Kristine Angeli Sabillo Hits: 56MANILA -- Amid increasing concerns on the country’s energy supply, Malacañang on Tuesday said it is open to transform the mothballed Bataan ... [Published Filipino Express Online - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

CA rules against libel filed by Disini

The appellate court junked a 2013 decision ordering the arrest of Mr. Panganiban and Ms. Jimenez-Magsanoc over a column by Mr. Panganiban published in March 27, 2011.The court also confirmed the notice filed by Bernas Law Offices, the legal team of Mr. ... [Published Business World - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

BNPP conversion mulled

11:14 pmThe government will look into proposals to convert the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) into a natural gas-powered facility to ease the country’s growing demand for energy, Presidential Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said on Tu ... [Published Manila Times - Jul 22 2014]

Quotes

"I support the idea of conducting a study on whether the BNPP can be converted into a natural gas-powered plant. The BNPP is one practical option whether it will be gas-powered or something else as long as it's doable and acceptable" Marcos said
"Kaya naman naipanukala niya (Petilla) na ngayon pa lang, habang maaga, pag-aralan na ito para masuri kung ano ang iba't ibang opsyon" he added

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Bataan bishop issues diocesan pastoral letter o... [Published Business Week Mindanao - 14 hours ago]
People Power-less Revolt [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Aug 19 2014]
Why has this Philippines nuclear power plant be... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Aug 13 2014]
Why has this Philippines nuclear power plant be... [Published Telegraph - Aug 13 2014]
Bongbong favors nuke plant activation [Published Punto! Central Luzon - Aug 12 2014]
In counter-Sona, JV Ejercito bewails lack of en... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 11 2014]
Marcos welcomes Palace’s openness to convert BN... [Published Balita - Aug 11 2014]
Group urges Aquino to resist lobby for coal, nukes [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 10 2014]
Bongbong begins sorties, pushes for nuclear power [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 10 2014]
Achievements [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Aug 08 2014]
Bataan nuke plant conversion step in right dire... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Aug 05 2014]
Marcos supports converting BNPP into gas-powere... [Published Sun Star Network - Aug 05 2014]
Cojuangco pushes for reopening of Bataan nuclea... [Published Balita - Aug 04 2014]
Why Cojuangco wants Bataan nuke power plant opened [Published ABS-CBN News - Jul 31 2014]
Exclude nuke, coal plants to ease power woes, P... [Published Manila Times - Jul 31 2014]
The ballad of Nanay Pining, 78: street performe... [Published Interaksyon - Jul 31 2014]
Cojuangco pushes for reopening of Bataan nuclea... [Published ABS-CBN News - Jul 31 2014]
Conversion of Bataan Nuclear Power Plant into n... [Published Filipino Express Online - Jul 31 2014]
Commissioning BNPP will require political will [Published Manila Standard Today - Jul 30 2014]
Cojuangco rejects proposal [Published Sunday Punch - Jul 29 2014]
CA rules against libel filed by Disini [Published Business World - Jul 27 2014]
Gov’t open to converting BNPP into gas-fired fa... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 23 2014]
BNPP conversion mulled [Published Manila Times - Jul 22 2014]
16th Congress like a legislature under martial law [Published Manila Times - Jul 22 2014]
Palace open to proposal to convert Bataan nucle... [Published Sun Star Network - Jul 22 2014]
Conversion of Bataan Nuclear Power Plant into n... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 22 2014]
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