7 months Investors urge Duterte to sign energy efficiency law MB |Biz
By Myrna M. Velasco Amid fresh round of escalating energy prices, investors and policy advocates of the propounded Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act are batting for the immediate signing of the propounded law and for it to be feasibly enforced the soonest possible time. The legislative piece will just need one more critical step before it is institutionalized into a firm government edict – its final approval and signing into law by President Rodrigo Duterte. In the final form of the measure, two major ‘compromise provisions’ had been cast – primarily those touching on incentives rationalization propounded under the Tax ... more