Philippine groups await Marcos’ energy agenda

Environmental groups say that any policy shift should involve just transition.

Throughout his campaign, then candidate Ferdinang ‘Bongbong’ Marcos Jr. vowed to push for renewable sources of energy and harness nuclear power to lower electricity cost and achieve sustainability in power supply in the Philippines. No specific details have been provided so far, but environmental groups say that any policy shift should involve just transition.

Watch this report by our fellow, Tristan Nodalo.


This report is part of our Just Transition Journalism Fellowship, in partnership with Friedrich Ebert Stiftung.