Category Archives: Coal-Fired Power Plant

5. News Release: Chief Justice Sereno Urged

HELP Implement COP 21 Results in the Country by Issuing TEPO vs. Sarangani Coal-fired Power Plant Sr. Susan O. Bolanio, OND and Fr. Rey CarvynOndap, CP, petitioners against the Sarangani coal-fired power plant in Kamanga, Maasim, Sarangani Province filed yesterday … Continue reading

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COMMUNICATIONS from the Bishop

No. 841          Diocese of Marbel, Philippines                    29 September 2015 EFFECTS OF COAL-FIRED POWER PLANTS: HUMANS, ENVIRONMENT     AND CULTURE “Sr. Susan Bolanio, OND, Hesed Director, and Fr. … Continue reading

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2. Care for the Planet Earth

“God settled him (Adam) in the Garden of Eden to cultivate and take care of it” (Gen. 2:15-16). Care for the earth is our mission, our duty. To prevent the earth from being polluted a diocesan wide mobilization took place … Continue reading

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1. Symposium on Coal Fired Power Plant (CFPP)

A symposium on CFPP was held at Sta. Cruz Parish Church, Maasim, Sarangani Province, last June 11, 2009. Conal Holdings Corporation of the Alcantara Group of Companies plans to construct a 200MW CFPP in Kamanga, Maasim over the strong opposition … Continue reading

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4. Coal Quality

The amount of impurities (ash and trace elements) in the coal determines its GRADE: 1. Ash. Ash is the unburnable part of coal. It is most often sand and clay blown into the swamp or brought in by river or … Continue reading

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2. Marbel Diocese Opposes Coal Fired Power Plant (CFPP)

Conal Holdings Corporation (CHC) plans to put up a 200MW coal fired power plant in Brgy. Kamanga, Maasim, Sarangani Province. Accordingly, CHC applied for Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) to DENR-EMB. Before DENR-EMB approves the ECC an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) … Continue reading

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