WHITE HOUSE: Obama checks out electric vehicles in Philippines Robin Bravender, E&E reporter Published: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 President Obama got a sneak peek at electric bus prototypes in the Philippines today before wrapping up his tour of Asia. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.