ICSC & IEEFA comments on the EPDP Paper

Getting Prices Right: Philippine energy policy should be guided 
 by the country’s climate vulnerability

Preliminary review of FILIPINO 2040 Energy: Power Security and Competitiven

Comments by:

  • Viking Logarta, Energy Policy Advisor, Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities
  • Atty. Pete Maniego Jr., Senior Policy Advisor, 
 Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities
  • Sara Jane Ahmed, Energy Finance Consultant, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis

"We agree with the authors that any arbitrary fuel-mix target is the wrong way to go. But getting prices right 
 will take some time. We encourage the authors to look at more scenarios incorporating economic and 
 technological trends, as well as the experience of other countries, to better ascertain optimal power 
 outcomes."

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