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Energy Policy and Development Program (EPDP) Conference 2016. Recognizing that energy fuels the economy, Department of Energy Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada presented the activities being undertaken by the government in updating the Philippine Energy Plan during the Energy Policy and Development Program (EPDP) Conference 2016 on January 13 at New World with the theme “Toward Inclusive and Sustainable Energy Development.” Stanford University Professor Frank Wolak delivered the Keynote Message. continue reading...

Energy Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada delivered an inspirational speech as guest of honor during the SeaOil’s Partners’ Night,a recognition event for the company’s outstanding franchises, held on January 26, 2016 at Solaire in Paranque City. As shown in the photo, Sec. Monsada was with SeaOil Group of Companies founder Francis Yu, and his sons Francis Glenn (Chief Executive Officer), Lawrence Kristoffer (President for Lubricants and Executive Vice President), Mark (President for Retail and Chief Finance Officer) and Stephen (President for Commercial Sales and Chief Operations Officer), as well as renowned TV host Boy Abunda, and Philippines’ Popstar Princess Sarah Geronimo. Photo by DOE-Media Affairs Group

In an effort to share the country’s best practices and experiences for international information exchanges, Energy Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada led the Philippine delegation to the 35th annual CERAWeek conference in Houston, Texas on 22-26 February 2016. The Energy CERAWeek is a gathering of global industry leaders and government officials to discuss latest developments as well as measures to address energy issues faced by participating countries. Photo by DOE-OSEC

Annual Shell Eco-Marathon (SEM) on 04 March 2016 at the Quirino Grandstand, Manila. With a clear vision towards energy sustainability through efficient use of resources, Energy Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada led the flag off during the Asia leg of the annual Shell Eco-Marathon (SEM) on 04 March 2016 at the Quirino Grandstand, Manila. The SEM promotes the skills and talents of young engineers through designing, building and driving energy-efficient vehicles, participated in by various Philippine college institutions, including Ateneo De Davao, National University, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, The University of Mindanao, University of the East, University of San Carlos, University of Sto. Tomas, and City of Bogo Science and Arts Academy (the only high school students team). continue reading...

DOE Awards Checks to Power More than 30,000 Households. (L-R: DOE Usec. Raul B. Aguilos, NEA Administrator Editha S. Bueno, Representatives from one of the NIHE beneficiaries, and DOE Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada)

Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada attended and shared the DOE efforts in terms of the forum, "The Necessary Alternatives: Balancing Energy, Health and the Climate Challenge" spearheaded by Senator Loren Legarda. The Forum tackled how the country's energy sector policies will contribute in the Philippines' efforts and commitments in addressing climate change.

Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada joined the officials and employees of the National Power Corporation (Napocor) as they celebrate their 79th year.

Energy Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada attended the "Islands of Good Governance" Awards Night to support the National Electrification Administration, who was recognized in the said event.