Tariff For Non-Subsidized 900 VA Customers Remains The Same

The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources should be transparent in setting the electricity tariff. The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) is still...

Electric Stove More Efficient Than Lpg, But Unattainable The Poor

Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Ignatius Jonan recently raised the idea of expanding the use of electric stoves to trim imports and subsidies...

The Government Finalizes The Simplification Of The Tariff Of Electricity

The Government is planning to revamp the system of calculation of electric adjusment rates (non-subsidized) and remodel the list the customers of PT PLN...

Rethinking of Using Coal

Many countries in the world such as China and India now have been developing and using the renewable energy for their energy needs. The...

How fast the electric cars era comes to Indonesia?

President Joko Widodo has released a presidential regulation (Perpres) No.12 year 2017 on general plan of national energy. This regulation mandates the development of...

Coal-Fired Power Plants Prioritised

Due to the finance situation government will reschedule the development timeline of 35.000 MW especially for the gas power station. According to PT PLN...

PLN Should Control Its Corporate Costs

Director Executive Director of Institute for Essential Services Reform Fabby Tumiwa suggests PLN to control its corporate costs. As there some potentials risks which...

Indonesia is the richest country with renewable energy resources!

Executive Director of the Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR) Fabby Tumiwa had the opportunity to chat with Mansur Hidayat from Perspektif Baru radio...

PLN caught in dilemma as demand growth slows

JAKARTA, The Jakarta Post-After predicting the demand for electricity would require 77.9 gigawatts (GW) of additional power capacity by 2026, state electricity firm PLN...

‘Devil Is in the Detail’ With Freeport Agreement: Experts, NGOs

JAKARTA, JAKARTA GLOBE. Nongovernmental organizations and experts have raised concerns over the undiscussed details in a recent agreement between the Indonesian government and United...

Government should be careful with the agreements of Freeport

The Indonesian negotiation team and and Freeport-McMoran agreed on divestment, smelter construction and taxes and royalty payments, allowing the miner to continue its operations...

Ministry to fix policy flip-flops

Jakarta, The Jakarta Post. In what appears to be a quick response to the President’s criticism, the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry plans to...