Amending or making changes in the electric power industry reform act (epira) or the republic act no 9136 will not solve the problems because epira is not the. Posts about epira written by blog administrator and teddy casino. Ra 9136, popularly known as epira (for electric power industry reform act of 2001), was enacted on 8 june 2001 and took effect on 26 june 2001 section 38 of ra 9136 provides for the abolition of the erb and the creation of the erc the pertinent portions of section 38 read: creation of the energy.
Power sector assets and liabilities management petitioner power sector assets and liabilities management corporation enacted the epira (ra 9136. The house committee on energy has abandoned its plan to amend republic act 9136 or the electric power industry reform act (epira), which was supposed to address various issues concerning the power industry. Republic act no 9136 (2001) 1 republic short title – this act shall be known asthe “electric power industry reform act of 2001.
Consumer group citizenwatch lauded the supreme court’s decision to stop the implementation of doe and erc’s new retail competition open access (rcoa) policy, which run counter to the objective of the epira law. Facts: on june 8, 2001, ra 9136 (epira) was enacted by congress with the goal of restructuring the electric power industry and privatization of the assets of the national power corporation. Epira (open access) 36 likes http president gloria macapagal-arroyo signed into law republic act 9136, or the electric power industry reform act of 2001. Section 38 of the republic act no 9136, otherwise known as the epira, created the erc as an independent, quasi-judicial regulatory body, thereby abolishing the energy regulatory board, created under executive order no 172.
Scribd es red social de lectura y publicación más importante del mundo. Manila, philippines - the outrage over rising electricity prices has prompted energy stakeholders to call for amendments to the electric power industry reform act (epira) of 2001, a landmark law that promised reforms in the power sector epira introduced sweeping reforms, including the restructuring. Corporate profile the company | the board of directors | history history a series of massive changes in the energy industry gave birth to ngcp legislation legislators passed the landmark ra 9136 in 2001, better known as the electric power industry reform act of 2001 or epira which sought to save the.
Foreign firms buck epira amendment by riza t olchondra philippine daily inquirer 8:54 am | monday, june 2nd, 2014 manila, philippines–foreign and local business groups bucked proposals to amend the electric power industry reform act (epira), or the republic act no 9136, saying that proper implementation is the better answer to. Seventeen years since the electric power industry reform act (epira) of 2001, or republic act 9136, was enacted into law, matuwid na singil sa kuryente. Epira or republic act (ra) 9136 was enacted in 2001, leading to the massive privatization and deregulation of the country’s power sector ibon foundation inc.
I introductiona major policy reform was introduced in the philippine electricity industry (pei) in 2001 republic act (ra) 9136, known as the electric power industry reform act (epira), was signed into law on june 8, 2001, to restructure the pei from a vertically integrated nationalized generation and transmission structure, with a handful of. Readbag users suggest that 18th_epira_status_reportpdf is worth reading the file contains 78 page(s) and is free to view, download or print. The national grid corporation of the philippines in accordance with section 8 of electric power industry reform act (epira) or republic act 9136 which states. The energy regulatory commission republic act no 9136, up for the full implementation of the ultimate objective of the epira- to give back the power of.