Solar LEDs to light tuna landing site CamSur
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The Municipality of San Jose, Philips Electric and Lighting Inc. plus the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-Philippines) signed a formal partnership to illuminate San Jose Port, a tuna landing site, using solar-powered LED lights. The signing was held during the municipality’s Fishers’ Day, which saw local fisherfolk take part in a fishing competition and a cook-off as part of the annual weeklong town fiesta. May is also the Month of the Ocean in the Philippines by virtue of Presidential Proclamation No. 57 signed in 1999 by then President Joseph Estrada. The initiative was made possible through a grant from the Sustainable Energy Project Support (SEPS) WISIONS for Sustainability of the Germany-based Wuppertal Institute.
Solar LEDs to light tuna landing site CamSur. (2015 May 31). The Philippine Star, p. B-4.
Fishing harbours; Tuna fisheries; Fishers; Oceans; Solar power; Artisanal fishing; Environmental impact; Renewable resources; Fishery management; Fishery development; Fishery data; Migratory species; International waters; Sustainable Energy Project Support (SEPS); Partnership Program Towards Sustainable Tuna (PPTST); Philips Electric and Lighting Inc.; World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-Philippines); Sustainability of the Germany-based Wuppertal Institute; Department of Agriculture (DA); Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR); Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC); Ibay, Angela; Binondo, Joann; Estrada, Joseph; Tetteroo-Bueno, Fabia; Chavez, Antonio
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