Monday, 7 Sya'ban 1439 / 23 April 2018

Monday, 7 Sya'ban 1439 / 23 April 2018


The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry currently develops 100 megawatts of solar power energy. (illustration)

Renewable energy is a must as oil reserves to run out in 11 years

Saturday, 07 Apr 2012 14:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia will soon develop renewable energy to replace the country`s diminishing oil reserves, according to Deputy Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry, Kardaya Warnika. "Indonesia has oil...

A worker fixes solar powered traffic sign in Jalan Sudirman, Jakarta. (illustration)

World Bank supports solar projects in Indonesia

Monday, 18 Feb 2013 19:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BIAK - World Bank will finance 400 solar power projects in Indonesia worth 250 million USD or equal to 2.3 trillion IDR. The projects are part of solar...

Garuda planes park at Soekarno Hatta Airport. (illustration)

Garuda Indonesia to use biofuel in 2015

Saturday, 29 Jun 2013 02:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Operation Director of Garuda Indonesia, Novianto Herupratomo said in the next two years or 2015, Garuda would start to use biofuel one percent of total fuel...

Solar panel is on display at an exhibition. (illustration)

S. Sulawesi opens a fair to educate public on renewable energy

Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 15:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR - The South Sulawesi Energy and Mineral Resources Office (ESDM) has taken all efforts to educate the local community on the utilization of renewable energy during the...


Industrial sectors have huge opportunity to utilize renewable energy

Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 17:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's industrial sectors have a major opportunity to utilize renewable energy in future, stated Lintong Sopandi Hutahaean, head of the Centre for Research and Development of...

Renewable energy (Illustration).

'It's not easy to increase renewable energy consumption'

Wednesday, 21 Sep 2016 01:03 WIB

RI GOVT COMMITTED TO STEPPING UP RENEWABLE ENERGY USEREPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Acting Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Luhut Binsar Panjaitan said Indonesia is committed to reducing fossil energy usage...

Indonesia already ratified the international agreement on renewable energy.

Govt maintains 35,000 megawatt electricity target

Friday, 06 Jan 2017 01:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government said it maintains its target to build new power plants with a total capacity of 35,000 megawatts until 2019 is set in the National...

Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Ignasius Jonan

Indonesia, Sweden to jointly develop renewable energy to generate electricity

Saturday, 18 Feb 2017 04:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia and Sweden have agreed to jointly develop renewable energy to generate electricity. By cooperating with Sweden which has more sophisticated technology for new and renewable...

Palm oil

ESDM to utilize palm oil liquid waste to generate electricity

Wednesday, 15 Mar 2017 21:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Directorate General of Renewable Energy and Energy Conversion (EBTKE) of the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry (ESDM) is having a program to generate electricity from...

Geothermal wells (Illustration)

Govt makes five breakthroughs to achieve electricity production target

Friday, 26 May 2017 14:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG ARO -- The Indonesian government is making five breakthroughs to achieve the national target of generating 7,200 megawatts of electricity by 2025.  Director of Geothermal of the Ministry...

Solar energy (Illustration)

UAE, Indonesian companies cooperate to develop renewable energy

Monday, 17 Jul 2017 22:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Masdar, a renewable energy development company from the UAE, and Indonesian company PT Pembangkitan Jawa-Bali (PJB) engaged in energy have signed a memorandum of understanding to...

President Director of PLN Sofyan Basir

PLN develops renewable energy power plants

Friday, 29 Sep 2017 01:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- State-owned electricity company PT. PLN continuous to boost the share of renewables in its energy mix to 23 percent by 2025. President Director of PLN Sofyan Basir...

Energy and Natural Resources Minister Ignasius Jonan

Renewable energy potentials reach 441.7 GW: Ministry

Thursday, 05 Oct 2017 03:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Energy and Natural Resources Ministry has recorded renewable sources to generate power of up to 441.7 Gigawatts (GW), a report said here on Wednesday. The ministry's renewable...

Solar power generating plant (PLTS). (Illustration)

Pertamina to build PLTS in East Kalimantan

Tuesday, 05 Dec 2017 04:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- State-owned oil and gas company Pertamina will build a solar power generating plant (PLTS) with a total capacity of 4 MWp (Megawatts peak) at a cost...

Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Ignasius Jonan

Jonan highlights Indonesia's energy development in London

Thursday, 01 Feb 2018 01:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Ignasius Jonan has highlighted the energy development in Indonesia during the Roundtable Series meeting with the leaders of business media company Bloomberg...