In Mindanao, the government still dominates the generation business with NPC holding 47 percent and PSALM with 25 percent share of the grid capacity. Therma Group holds 16 percent share in the grid. Overall, the government still holds 23 percent of the total generating capacity in the Philippines.
Republic Act No. 9136 otherwise known as Electric Power Industry Reform Act (EPIRA) of 2001 or EPIRA is nearing thirteen (13) years of implementation. Though there were significant achievements, several issues remain which can be largely attributed to differences in the interests of stakeholders.
|Source Institution||Department of Energy|
|Place of Publication||Manila|
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