Environment Secretary Ramon Paje should withdraw the environmental compliance certificate (ECC) issued to a consortium of energy firms that wants to build a coal-fired power plant here and instead support efforts to expand a power plant in Masinloc town to protect Subic Bay, said Zambales Vice Gov. Ramon Lacbain II.
By Robert Gonzaga
IBA, Zambales—The provincial government is supporting the claim of a Zambales town to a disputed area in the West Philippine Sea, which it says is within its territorial boundary and is a historic part of this province. Vice Gov. Ramon Lacbain II said the provincial board on June 6 endorsed the claim of Masinloc town [...]