The Freedom from Debt Coalition today asked President Benigno S. Aquino III to drop all options of tapping nuclear power as a solution to the country’s power generation problems. The group issued the statement following two massive explosions that rocked Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant which was damaged in Friday’s 8.9 magnitude earthquake and its … Continue reading
Greenpeace held a protest at the opening of the Nuclear Power Forum Philippines in Manila, to call upon President Aquino’s government to abandon its pursuit of nuclear energy in favour of renewable energy and energy efficiency measures to meet the country’s electricity demands. Greenpeace warned the delegates at the conference that any investment in the … Continue reading
PHILIPPINES — Hundreds of cyclists from Manila and Central Luzon have set off today on a historic tour from the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant to the House of Representatives in a bid to gather and deliver a petition opposing nuclear power signed by thousands of concerned Filipino citizens. Dubbed the “Energy Revolution Bike Ride,” the … Continue reading
What: Prayer Rally vs. the BNPP Where: Morong, Bataan When: March 27, 2009 – 9AM The Parish of our Lady of the Pillar, Morong, Bataan, supported by the Diocese of Balanga is organizing a prayer rally against the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant. There will be a mass, followed by a solidarity program with two parts. … Continue reading
An editorial cartoon from artist Manny Francisco.
Here is a song dedicated to Rep. Mark Cojuangco and other members of the House of Representatives who seem hellbent on railroading the HB 4631 calling for the revival of the Monster of Morong – the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant at to tune of $1 Billion. The song “Power” written by soft rocker and now … Continue reading
Malaysian MP, Asians activists call on RP solons to junk HB 4631 and SB 2665 Dressed in yellow shirts, members of the Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC) join Greenpeace in a thousand-strong human banner to form the words “NO to BNPP” to oppose the proposed revival of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP). FDC … Continue reading
Challenge your district representative to withdraw their endorsement of the House Bill proposing to revive the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant. Click on the image below to send a letter to your congressman!