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Pena: Going electric
ELECTRIC vehicles (EVs) are becoming popular. I don’t see many of them here in the Philippines though, except for public utility vehicles and e-bikes. Probably because the prices are not yet competitive and we lack charging stations and other ...
From 12 days ago
Peña: Save the environment, eat plastic!
THE disposal of plastic waste is a problem. Plastic takes hundreds of years to degrade naturally and it causes a lot of environmental problems. It kills marine animals which mistake it for food. It breaks down into small pieces and ...
From 26 days ago
Pena: The latest IPCC report
THE Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the United Nations body for assessing the science related to climate change, released last August 9, 2021 the first installment of its Sixth Assessment Report (AR6), which will be completed in 2022.The IPCC ...
From 33 days ago
Pena: Recent extreme weather events
RECORD heatwaves happened recently in Canada and the United States. The heat in the US tied or broke several all-time records in California, Nevada, northern Arizona, and southern Utah. Death Valley in California may have just broken the official record ...
From 40 days ago
Pena: Scavengers: Environmental heroes
“MAY simbolo kasi sya sa buhay ko.....galing po ako sa scavengers po, nangalakal. Parang may simbolo sya sa buhay ko. Kasi galing sya sa sira na mga gadget po. Sa basura sya galing..... parang may connect sya sa buhay ko.” ...
From 47 days ago
Peña: Eco–Friendly 2020 Tokyo Games
ASIDE from medals that were made from metals recovered from discarded mobile phones and electronic devices, there are other initiatives done by the organizers to make the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games environment-friendly. With the slogan “Be better, together—For the planet ...
From 54 days ago
Pena: Hidilyn’s medal made from recycled material
IT’S been four days, but Filipinos are still in euphoria after weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz won the first ever Olympic gold medal for our country. Did you know that Hidilyn’s gold medal, and all the 2020 Tokyo Olympic medals for that ...
From 61 days ago
Peña: The real Maya bird
DURING my daily morning walk, I always see several small birds which have black head, brown body and pale gray-blue bill playing among the bushes. Last Wednesday, July 14, I took a picture of them and posted it in my ...
From 68 days ago
Pena: DENR reacts on river plastic pollution
MY COLUMN last June 25 was about the study entitled “Where does the plastics in our ocean come from,” which claims that more than one-third of the global plastic waste in the ocean comes from the Philippines. The study was ...
From 75 days ago
Pena: Unprecedented warming
A JOINT study conducted by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), both agencies of the United States, found that the Earth’s energy imbalance approximately doubled during the 14-year period from 2005 ...
From 82 days ago