Energy risks heighten for Thailand

business July 17, 2014 00:00

By The Nation

Among Asean countries, Thailand has the highest energy security risk, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in a recent study.

The report reveals that Thailands electricity production uses mainly natural gas, at 68 per cent and, as gas production in the Gulf of Thailand slowly declines, becomes more reliant on imports from Myanmar and Qatar.