chapter 5: Key Sectors

October 2007
Philippines Business Forecast Report;2007 4th Quarter, p43
Country Report
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Chapter 5 of the book "The PHILIPPINES BUSINESS FORECAST REPORT Q4 2007" is presented. It discusses the dependency of the Philippines on the natural gas to boost self-sufficiency. It also stresses that the country is one of the biggest producers and users of geothermal energy worldwide, and relies on imports for much of its coal consumption. It likewise elucidates that the country's power generation is significantly based on oil, coal, gas, hydro, and geothermal.


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