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Mining & Energy

September 11, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - September 11, 2019

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – State-owned electricity firm PLN has enlisted the help of the Indonesian Military (TNI) to safeguard its Java-Bali 500-kilovolt overhead transmission line

September 5, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Globe - September 5, 2019

Jakarta – Global rating agency Moody's Investors Service believes Indonesia is unlikely to achieve its renewable energy target by 2025 and expects coal to continue to dominate the coun

September 2, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Globe - September 2, 2019

Rangga Prakoso, Jakarta – The government has issued a new rule that would ban exports of nickel ore from next year, as part of a latest attempt to boost processing capacity in the loca

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - September 2, 2019

Jakarta – The Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry has announced that Indonesia will stop nickel exports as of Jan.

August 29, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Tempo - August 29, 2019

Sapri Maulana, Jakarta – The East Kalimantan Mining Advocacy Network (JATAM) openly doubts the commitment of Coordinating Minister of Maritime Affairs Luhut Panjaitan to curb the minin

News ›› East Timor ›› Mining & Energy
Sydney Morning Herald - August 29, 2019

James Massola, Dili – Senior figures from the East Timorese government and opposition say they would welcome Chinese investment in the huge Tasi Mane infrastructure project, which incl

August 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Globe - August 27, 2019

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – Vale Indonesia, the country's largest nickel producer, said the government's planned ore export ban will give the country a strategic advantage and bring positive

August 19, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
The Interpreter - August 19, 2019

Kate Walton – Air pollution is worsening in Jakarta and West Java, while tens of millions of people experienced a day-long blackout earlier this month after gas-powered electricity gen

August 16, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Globe - August 16, 2019

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has renewed his call to accelerate the development of palm oil-derived biodiesel in his State of the Nation address on Friday, claiming this wo

August 13, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Reuters - August 13, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia may require an estimated $15 billion in investment to meet its target of reaching 7.2 gigawatts (GW) of geothermal power capacity by 2025 and is studying ways to re

August 12, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - August 12, 2019

Marchio Irfan Gorbiano, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said he wanted to increase the portion of diesel blended with crude palm oil (CPO) from the current 20 percent (B20) to

August 8, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Tempo - August 8, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – The major blackout that paralyzed Jakarta, West Java, and Banten on Sunday, August 4, resulted in a class-action lawsuit submitted by the Indonesian Young Advocates

August 6, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Globe - August 6, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Police will look at the possibility of sabotage in their investigation of the cause of the massive electricity blackout that affected the greater Jakarta area

August 5, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - August 5, 2019

Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman, Jakarta – State electricity firm PLN plans to compensate at least 21.3 million customers, including businesses, for the losses they suffered because of an ho

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - August 5, 2019

Jakarta – Residents in Gondrong, Cipondoh, Tangerang, Banten, have illegally tapped water supply lines of city-owned tap water company PDAM Tirta Benteng arguing they were in experienc

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - August 5, 2019

Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman, Jakarta – Transportation and telecommunications affected by a major blackout in West Java, Banten and Greater Jakarta have begun to operate normally, althoug

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Globe - August 5, 2019

Carlos Ky Paath, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo visited the head office of state-owned utility company Perusahaan Listrik Negara on Monday to demand an explanation for Sunday

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - August 5, 2019

Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman, Jakarta – The Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry says it has received a commitment from the Finance Ministry and the Environment and Forestry Ministry to

August 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Sydney Morning Herald - August 4, 2019

James Massola, Jakarta – A massive power failure has hit the Indonesian capital of Jakarta and surrounding cities, potentially affecting more than 30 million people.

August 3, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Mining & Energy
South China Morning Post - August 3, 2019

Meaghan Tobin – Many saw it as the latest example of China's growing diplomatic and economic clout in the 17-year-old nation, which lies just 500km off the north coast of Australia.

August 2, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - August 2, 2019

Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman, Jakarta – State electricity firm PLN has estimated that the coal use for electricity generation in Indonesia will increase by around 12 percent this year due

July 31, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - July 31, 2019

Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman, Jakarta – The Indonesian Solar Energy Association (AESI) has criticized the issuance of four ministerial regulations that it claims do not support the govern

July 24, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - July 24, 2019

Jakarta – The Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) has called on the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry to create a more transparent mechanism in the decision-making process for investment in

July 22, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Mining & Energy
ABC News - July 22, 2019

Anne Barker and Michael Barnett in Suai, Timor-Leste – At the Xanana Gusmao International Airport on Timor-Leste's picturesque south coast, a morning flight comes in to land.

July 19, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - July 19, 2019

Jakarta – A lawmaker's revival of an idea to build a nuclear power plant in Indonesia has triggered public debate over the pros and cons of the technology, particularly about its safet