Senator Win Gatchalian wants to prohibit the planting of tall growing plants, the construction of hazardous improvements, and the conduct of any hazardous activities within the power line corridor.
Senate Committee on Energy
Senator Win Gatchalian has pressed for the immediate passage of three measures which aim to reform energy sector amid growing consumer "uproar" over high electricity rates in the country.
Senator Win Gatchalian wants to craft a “comprehensive legislation” to develop the local natural gas industry as the country braces for the impending end of the Malampaya Gas-to-Power Project.
The government must "prepare ahead" for any contingencies once crude prices reach the $100 per barrel threshold in the global market.
The government must pursue a "clear cut" policy on natural gas exploration given the "complexity" of the industry, Senator Win Gatchalian said on Wednesday.
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Thursday said as a developing nation with an industrializing economy, the Philippines should adopt a balanced approach in crafting its “energy mix."