Solar power competitive against coal

The solar power industry has built up enough capacity to compete with conventional energy sources, including coal, experts said.  Solar Philippines CEO Leandro L. Leviste said that even if utilities (such as Manila Electric Co. and electricity cooperatives) in areas with solar farms would conduct competitive bidding now, solar power would be competitive even against…

Solar Phil’s Leviste calls for end of coal

Solar Philippines founder Leandro Leviste has rallied Asia’s top businessmen and venture capitalists to stop 29 new coal plants that are soon to rise in the Philippines.  Read more here.