Energy Sector Management Assistance Program | Annual Report 2015


The Philippines | Amendments to the Distribution Code for VRE. The objective of this activity is to provide advice to the Government of the Philippines on critical issues in the power sector, including VRE, Mindanao energy strategy, market development, and regulatory issues. There have been a number of recent positive developments in the Philippines’ power sector: (i) most energy subsidies have been eliminated, (ii) energy access is 80 percent of the population and growing, and (iii) technical losses are decreasing. The purpose of World Bank assistance is to provide technical expertise and advice that will help facilitate the implementation of the remaining elements of the reform program.

Source InstitutionWorld Bank
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Page Count130
Place of PublicationPasig City
Original Publication DateJanuary 1, 2016