Kontan | IESR: Increasing the share of new and renewable energy is an indication of the seriousness of PLN and the government

The Executive Director of the Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR) Fabby Tumiwa assessed that the high portion of New and Renewable Energy (EBT) plants in the 2021-2030 RUPTL indicate the seriousness of the government and State Electricity Company – PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN) in pursuing a new and renewable energy mix of 23% in 2025. The high development of renewable energy plants will have an impact on efforts to decarbonize the electricity sector

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Tribun News | Indonesia Must Transform Green Economy To Avoid the ‘Middle Income Trap’

Jokowi’s speech said the importance of transforming to new and renewable energy is still not in line with the APBN that has been made. According to Fabby, the Executive Director of the Institute for Essential Services, the current state budget still focuses on overcoming the economic crisis and the impact of the Covid-19 crisis. However, according to Esti, a member of Commission VII DPR, the government has prepared seven national priorities for 2022, one of which is energy transformation.

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