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Sagay Central to Extend Power Plant Operation and Sell Electricity to the Grid WALNUT, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc.
The latest tropical storm in the western North Pacific Ocean has already spread its clouds and showers over the Philippines, as seen in NASA satellite imagery.
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Philippines-based airline Cebu Pacific has announced that it will increase flights from four-times to eight-times daily between Manila and Boracay, starting December 10, 2008. The airline will use its fifth new ATR 72-500 aircraft for the additional frequencies.
Envent Holding Philippines, a renewable energy firm, has signed a geothermal service contract for the Biliran Island in Leyte, Philippines. The Biliran Geothermal Development Project is located on the island of Biliran in the eastern Visayas region of the Philippines.
Text of report in English by Philippine newspaper Philippine Daily Inquirer website on 14 July [Report by Jerome Aning: "Fishers ask Aussie PM to stop oil exploration"] Manila, Philippines - A militant group of fishermen wants Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd to "persuade" oil exploration company, NorAsia Energy Ltd, to abort its planned oil and gas exploration in the Visayan Sea and the Cebu-Bohol Strait.
Envent Holding Philippines Incorporated announced today the signing of a Geothermal Service Contract for Biliran Island in Leyte, Philippines. Envent is a renewable energy business dedicated to the exploration and development of geothermal sources in the Philippines.
The Visayan Warty Pig, Sus cebifrons, is a critically endangered species of pig. It can only be found on two of the Visayan Islands in the central Philippines. It faces unique challenges for survival in the wild. The challenges include little room to escape from predators, food shortages and hunting. Due to the small numbers of remaining Visayan warty pigs in the wild, little is known of their behaviors or characteristics outside of captivity. The Visayan warty pig receives its name from...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.