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November 22, 2023

Natural Gas - November 22, 2023

Shardul Sharma – The Timor-Leste government has granted the Sunrise joint venture, comprising state-owned Timor Gap, Australia's Woodside Energy, and Japan's Osaka Gas, the green light

Jakarta Globe - November 22, 2023

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Russia is offering to work with Indonesia on nuclear power generators while saying that the cooperation can range from possible financing to workforce deve

November 21, 2023

Jakarta Post Editorial - November 21, 2023

Jakarta – The government and the major shareholders of PT Vale Indonesia nickel company, namely state-owned mine holding company MIND ID, Vale Canada Ltd (VCL) and Sumitomo Metal Mining

Reuters - November 21, 2023

Jakarta – Indonesia plans to start collecting levies from coal miners in January to be used to compensate miners who sell coal to the state utility at lower prices, the mining minister

Channel News Asia - November 21, 2023

Jakarta – Indonesia launched on Tuesday (Nov 21) its investment plan to mobilise US$20 billion in financing pledged by global lenders led by the United States and Japan to accelerate it

Tempo - November 21, 2023

Yohanes Maharso Joharsoyo, Jakarta – Indonesian-owned electricity giant PT PLN inaugurated 21 Green Hydrogen Plants (GHP) spread across the archipelago at the Tanjung Priok Steam Gas Po

November 16, 2023

Indonesia at Melbourne - November 16, 2023

Indonesia's Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP) is a fund of up to US $20 billion earmarked for investment in clean energy over the next three to five years.

Reuters - November 16, 2023

Jakarta – Indonesia's leading presidential hopefuls are considering a push to end the state power utility's monopoly as part of efforts to speed up the transition to greener energy, the

Jakarta Post - November 16, 2023

Jakarta – The Indonesian government said it would complete a contract extension for PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) by the end of this month, as it seeks to increase its ownership in the c

November 15, 2023

Jakarta Post - November 15, 2023

Hong Kong – China can play a key role in Indonesia's clean energy transition, providing the financing and technology needed to make the shift from coal power to renewable energy, expert

November 14, 2023

Jakarta Post - November 14, 2023

Divya Karyza, Jakarta – Indonesia's early coal retirement program has received paltry funding in the Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP), which experts say indicates how hard it i

November 10, 2023

Jakarta Post - November 10, 2023

Divya Karyza, Manila – The three presidential candidates have expressed their intention to reduce Indonesia's reliance on coal and increase the share of renewables as the government str

November 9, 2023

Bloomberg News - November 9, 2023

Chandra Asmara – Indonesia has opened a floating solar plant in West Java, part of a plan to take advantage of its reservoirs to generate more renewable electricity.

Jakarta Post - November 9, 2023

Jakarta – The police busted illegal fuel storehouses in Pati, Central Java, which had allegedly hoarded subsidized diesel fuel intended for illegal commercial use.

November 3, 2023

Jakarta Post - November 3, 2023

Divya Karyza, Jakarta – The Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP) Secretariat, tasked with implementing a US$20 billion global effort to reduce carbon emissions in Indonesia, has ma

October 31, 2023

Tempo - October 31, 2023

Antara, Jakarta – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has warned Indonesia's acting regional heads to be prepared for rising world oil prices due to the ongoing war between the Palestinian m

October 30, 2023

Reuters - October 30, 2023

Jakarta – Indonesia will exclude coal-fired power plants operated by industrial estates from its investment plan for a G7-led funding programme to decarbonise its power sector, sources

Vietnam Plus - October 30, 2023

Jakarta (VNA) – Reserves of high-grade nickel ore in Indonesia may be exhausted in around six years, risking shortages of the material used to make stainless steel, according to the Ind

Tabloid Jubi - October 30, 2023

Jayapura, Jubi – The government's push for woody biomass as an eco-friendly solution to energy transition and carbon emissions reduction has faced criticism from 29 civil society organi

October 29, 2023

Modern Diplomacy - October 29, 2023

Ilham Azhar Lubis – After losing in The Dispute settlement with the European Union at the WTO on the basis of national mineral downstream policy, especially for nickel ore, in December

October 27, 2023

Tempo - October 27, 2023

Ninda Dwi Ramadhani, Jakarta – The Energy Democracy Coalition consisting of several NGOs, namely Greenpeace, Enter Nusantara, and 350.org Indonesia staged a confrontational creative act

October 26, 2023

Tempo - October 26, 2023

Antara, Jakarta – Indonesia's Research and Innovation Agency (BRIN) reported that the country's geothermal energy is capable of producing up to 24 gigawatts of electricity.

Jakarta Post - October 26, 2023

Jakarta – United States-based NuScale Power and ThorCon Power are planning to construct new nuclear power plants (PLTNs) in Indonesia despite the current lack of approval from the Indon

October 24, 2023

Jakarta Post - October 24, 2023

Divya Karyza, Jakarta – Gold and copper mining giant PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) has announced plans to invest approximately US$1 billion in a new power plant to shift from coal as an

October 23, 2023

Jakarta Globe - October 23, 2023

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Iceland is seeking to partner with Indonesia as the latter tries to harness its largely untapped geothermal potential.

October 22, 2023

ABC News - October 22, 2023

The global transition to electric vehicles is driving rapid expansion of Indonesia's nickel industry – but do the benefits outweigh the costs?

October 20, 2023

Jakarta Post Editorial - October 20, 2023

Jakarta – Our government spends a significant chunk of state revenue on a single purpose: to make energy appear cheap for consumers and enterprises. But that comes at a cost.

October 19, 2023

Jakarta Post - October 19, 2023

Aditya Hadi, Jakarta – During a bilateral meeting with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Beijing, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo asked for support in developing renewable energy in

October 17, 2023

Jakarta Globe - October 17, 2023

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – The Foreign Affairs Ministry announced Tuesday that Indonesia had secured a $2 billion worth of investment commitment in the renewable energy sector during

Jakarta Globe - October 17, 2023

Faisal Maliki Baskoro, Jakarta – Indonesian coal miners are at risk of losing their jobs as the nation shifts towards clean energy, which involves the early closure of coal mines.

October 14, 2023

Straits Times - October 14, 2023

Linda Yulisman, Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja and David Fogarty, Cilegon, Indonesia – In the busy port adjacent to the giant Suralaya power plant complex west of Jakarta, a steady stream of bar

October 10, 2023

Jakarta Post - October 10, 2023

Yohana Belinda, Jakarta – The Cirebon 1 coal-fired power plant owned by PT Cirebon Electric Power (Cirebon Power) is deemed to play a crucial role in Indonesia's energy transition, with

Jakarta Globe - October 10, 2023

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – A senior diplomat on Tuesday dropped some hints that a European company was already serious about building a nickel smelter in Indonesia, although the gove

October 3, 2023

Vietnam Plus - October 3, 2023

Jakarta (VNA) – Italian energy group Eni on October 2 announced a big gas discovery in Indonesia, opening up an opportunity to strengthen its position in the Southeast Asian country, wh

October 2, 2023

Tempo - October 2, 2023

Defara Dhanya Paramitha, Jakarta – State-owned gas and oil company PT Pertamina increased the price of five non-subsidized fuel brands effective October 1, 2023.

September 28, 2023

Jakarta Post - September 28, 2023

Divya Karyza, Jakarta – Pertamina subsidiary PGN and three Japanese companies are looking to produce biomethane from palm oil mill effluent (POME) to meet rising natural gas demand and

September 27, 2023

Jakarta Post - September 27, 2023

Tenggara Strategics, Jakarta – The expansion of the Balikpapan oil refinery in East Kalimantan belonging to state-owned oil and gas holding company Pertamina has suffered a massive 30 p

Jakarta Post - September 27, 2023

Deni Ghifari, Jakarta – The government will keep a watchful eye on crude oil prices, which are expected to surge by the end of this year.

Jakarta Post - September 27, 2023

Yohana Belinda, Jakarta – Coal-fired power plants will not be mandated to participate in the newly launched carbon exchange, which the government has formed as a way for the country to

Agence-France Presse - September 27, 2023

Jakarta – Less than a year after it was announced, a $20 billion bet to wean Indonesia off coal is mired in controversies over financing and the construction of new plants to power indu

September 26, 2023

Agence-France Presse - September 26, 2023

Jakarta – Indonesia launched its first carbon exchange on Tuesday, giving companies a chance to offset their emissions as Jakarta pledges to reach carbon neutrality in its power sector

September 25, 2023

Mongabay - September 25, 2023

Hans Nicholas Jong, Jakarta – Observers are calling for greater public participation and transparency in a $20 billion effort by Indonesia to move away from fossil fuels and toward rene

Reuters - September 25, 2023

Nusa Dua, Indonesia – Western countries are not ready to fund the early retirement of Indonesian coal-fired power plants under the Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP), a governmen

September 23, 2023

CNN Indonesia - September 23, 2023

Jakarta – The Civil Society Coalition for Clean Energy says it rejects the inclusion of "new energy" that still originates from fossil fuels in the Draft Law on New and Renewable Energy

September 21, 2023

Jakarta Globe - September 21, 2023

Jakarta – BP Berau Ltd (bp) and Kilang Pertamina Internasional, the subsidiary of the state-owned oil and gas firm, recently agreed to launch a study to assess the possibility of inject

Tempo - September 21, 2023

Ade Ridwan Yandwiputra, Jakarta – The government has inked an MoU between Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Arifin Tasrif and the Second Minister for Trade and Industry of Singap

Reuters - September 21, 2023

Jakarta – Indonesia's energy minister said on Thursday the government had made improvements in its oil and gas terms that would allow contractors to have equity shares of more than 50 p

September 19, 2023

Jakarta Post - September 19, 2023

Divya Karyza, Jakarta – Indonesia may see its nickel reserves depleted in less than two decades as a result of high annual production amid increased demand from smelting facilities, a s

September 18, 2023

Jakarta Post Editorial - September 18, 2023

Jakarta – After a long period without much progress, it now looks as though Indonesia is ready to move forward with plans to export solar power to neighboring Singapore.

September 15, 2023

The Epoch Times - September 15, 2023

Henry Jom – East Timorese Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao is confident that a deal to finalise an agreement with Australia over the Greater Sunrise gas and oil project will be reached by e