Philippines

2017 Philippines Key Figures
Population: 105 million
GDP growth rate: 6.69 %/year
Energy independence: 48.7%
Total consumption/GDP:* 77.3 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 1.22 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 9.49%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Per capita energy consumption is 0.55 toe, including 750 kWh of electricity (2017).

Total energy consumption has increased by 5.4%/year since 2009, reaching 58 Mtoe in 2017. Oil covers 34% of the country's energy needs, followed by coal and lignite (29%) and electricity (17%). Biomass represents 14% of total energy needs and natural gas 6%.

Graph: CONSUMPTION TRENDS BY ...

Philippines energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production is low and decreasing (0.7 Mt in 2017): it covers less than 3% of oil demand. Since 2013, crude oil imports have been increasing significantly (+8.0%/year on average) and amounted to 10.4 Mt in 2017.

The total refining capacity is 287 mb/d spread in two main refineries: Limay (180 000 bbl/d) and Tabangao (110 000 bbl/d following the 2015 expansion). Petron invested ...

Asia Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

The National Renewable Energy Programme (NREP) was launched in 2011 with the aim of tripling the renewable capacity from 5.4 GW in 2010 to 15.3 GW in 2030. The additional capacity target is distributed by period: 5.1 GW for 2016-2020 and 3.7 GW for 2021-2030. It lays down the foundation for developing the country's renewable energy resources and stimulating private sector ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In its INDC to COP21, Philippines aims to reduce GHG emissions by about 70% in 2030 relative to a BAU scenario. The mitigation contribution is conditioned by the extent of financial resources, including technology development and transfer, and capacity building, that will be made available to the country. In 2016, the new President has announced that his government will not uphold this ...

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