Philippines

2018 Philippines Key Figures
Population: 107 million
GDP growth rate: 6.24 %/year
Energy independence: 48.2%
Total consumption/GDP:* 75.5 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 1.28 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 9.19%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Per capita energy consumption is 0.57 toe, including 775 kWh of electricity (2018). These levels are twice lower than the ASEAN average.

Total energy consumption has increased by 5.2%/year since 2009, reaching 60 Mtoe in 2018. Oil covers 33% of the country's energy needs, followed by coal and lignite, in rapid progression (31% in 2018 up from 19% in 2010), and electricity ...

Philippines energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production is low and decreasing (0.6 Mt in 2018): it covers less than 3% of oil demand. Since 2013, crude oil imports have been increasing significantly (+8.6%/year on average) and amounted to 11.5 Mt in 2018.

The total refining capacity is 290 mb/d spread in two main refineries: Limay (180 000 bbl/d) and Tabangao (110 000 bbl/d). Petron invested US$2bn to upgrade its Limay ...

Asia Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

The Renewable energy roadmap 2017-2040 increased the renewables target of the National Renewable Energy Programme (NREP) of 2011: it aims to double the renewable capacity by 2030 and increase capacity to at least 20 GW by 2040. In the short-term, it plans to publish a revised NREP that will cover actions until 2040 and set an objective in terms of share in the power mix (instead of a ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

Philippines ratified the Paris Agreement in March 2017; in its INDC to COP21, the country 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 ...

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