Dutch government proposes 33 percent increase in renewables spending for 2017.

Dutch government proposes 33 percent increase in renewables spending for 2017.

The Dutch government on Wednesday proposed a 33 percent increase in its budget for renewable energy projects in 2017, as it attempts to catch up after lagging on its 2020 emission reduction targets. In a letter to parliament, Economic Affairs Minister Henk Kamp said the government plans to spend 12 billion euros on subsidies for […]

Philippines DOE open to FIT but with a focus on low enthalpy and small scale projects.

Philippines DOE open to FIT but with a focus on low enthalpy and small scale projects.

The Philippines Department of Energy has replied to request of a feed-in-tariff for geothermal, stating that if so it would have to go through the proper policy channels, but should be focused on low enthalpy and smaller scale projects for energy market diversification purposes. Reported by the Manial Bulletin, DOE seems to be generally open […]