Our native trees, our heritage

Members of the Baguio City Council are stepping up deliberations to protect some of the city’s century-old trees and other tree species that are deemed important due to their ecological, historical or cultural value as “heritage” trees. They include rare trees or those adjacent to water source, spring or well, and whose cutting or destruction […]

EDC celebrates environment month, vies for a greener Philippines

Lopez-led geothermal power leader Energy Development Corporation (EDC) eyes a greener Philippines, through its banner environment program BINHI, as it enjoined the month-long celebration of the Philippine Environment Month last June. Despite the pandemic hampering physical activities to commemorate this important event, EDC finds ways to celebrate the environment month and further increase awareness on […]

Lopez Groupkicks off Environment Month celebration

The Lopez Group of Companies has kicked off its series of events in celebration of Philippine Environment Month this whole month of June, with the theme “Pathways to Uniting Ecosystems and Society” that highlights the efforts of the organizations under its arm to address current environmental challenges and how they all strive to achieve a […]

EDC to rescue, propagate Palawan-endemic tree species with PCSD

Lopez-led geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation (EDC) in collaboration with its newest BINHI partner, the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development  (PCSD), aims to rescue and propagate more Philipine native tree species endemic to Palawan island.  With the recent signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the two above-mentioned institutions, more endangered tree species endemic […]

BGCI extends partnership with EDC to assess, save 670 more trees species

Europe-based Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) has extended its partnership grant with Lopez-led geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation (EDC) for two more years to assess and conserve additional 200 Philippine endemic tree species and 470 near-endemic species. Near endemic species are those that can be found not only in the Philippines but also in two […]

EDC to save more endangered native trees through collaboration with PH Parks

Lopez-led geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation (EDC) continues to save more endangered native trees as it officially collaborates with non-government organization Philippine Parks and Biodiversity (PH Parks), its newest partner under the BINHI program.  PH Parks is a non-profit and non-government organization that focuses on conserving and protecting Philippine biodiversity by empowering rangers and local […]

Farmville de Bago signs on as new BINHI partner from Negros

Lopez-led geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation (EDC) takes one more step closer to its goal of a decarbonized and regenerative future together with its brand new BINHI partner from Negros Occidental, Farmville de Bago.  In a virtual ceremony last March 12, Farmville de Bago signed on as EDC BINHI’s  186th partner. Farmville de Bago is […]

EDC, UP expand partnership on biodiversity conservation

Lopez-led geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation (EDC) and the country’s premier state-university, University of the Philippines (UP), have formally continued its partnership as they inked the memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the expanded Biodiversity Conservation and Monitoring Program (BCMP) III on 29 January 2021. The continued partnership between EDC and UP, which started more than […]

EDC strengthens biodiversity conservation goal, teams up with 6 new BINHI partners

Conserving and protecting biodiversity has always been one of the top priorities of Lopez-led geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation (EDC) aside from producing clean and renewable energy. To fully achieve its goal to protect the environment, EDC formally forged six new partnership agreements under its BINHI greening legacy program this 2020 to rescue and propagate […]

Ormoc City to build haven of EDC BINHI native tree species

Ormoc City will soon establish its very own arboretum or haven of threatened Philippine native trees as Lopez-led geothermal power leader Energy Development Corporation’s (EDC) 183rd BINHI greening legacy partner. Both parties forged this new partnership through a virtual signing ceremony today, signed by EDC’s Corporate Support Functions Head Regina Victoria J. Pascual, its Corporate […]