ask theory, sustainable energy, vince davidson pacañot

Hosted by EIC Mikael Angelo Francisco, Ask Theory shines the spotlight on Pinoy scientific brilliance, in a fun and entertaining “kwentuhan” format. Each episode of Ask Theory  features a Pinoy scientist from one of the various scientific disciplines. In a very casual conversation, guests explain what they do in simple terms, as well as share their fascinating stories: how they got into science, the challenges they face, what motivates them to pursue their fields, what future scientists from the Philippines can look forward to, and so much more.

Episode 41: Paano Ba Malulutas Ang “Energy Gap” Sa Pilipinas?

This episode features Vince Davidson Pacañot, an Energy Engineering graduate student at the University of the Philippines Diliman and an SDG 7 (Affordable and Clean Energy) and SDG 13 (Climate Action) advocate affiliated with the 2030 Youth Force in the Philippines Inc.

We talked about the current state of the Philippine energy sector, coal power plants in the Philippines, the need for sustainable, renewable, and affordable energy, how to improve the Philippines’ energy mix, how climate change threatens the country, and more.

Listen to Ask Theory Episode 41 here:

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