Why coal and renewables complement one another

January 25th, 2016 No Comments   Posted in Philippine Energy Mix

Why coal and renewables complement one another

In many literatures on energy and environment, electricity and climate policies, the dominant view is that fossil fuels in general, and coal power in particular, are the “enemies” of sustainable development. This should not be the case. The truth is that coal power plays a complementary and not contradictory role to development. Three sets of data will show why. More »