A Roadmap for Indonesia’s Power Sector

Warwick Forster joined Ariel Liebman of Monash University in Jakarta today (21st February 2019) at the presentation and release of “A Roadmap for Indonesia’s Power Sector”.  Ariel and I have been working for a year on this model, with the assistance of our colleagues at IESR and Agora-energiewende.

We were able to show that the PLN (the state owned utility) is planning to build too much additional coal-fired generation and that significant levels of new renewable generation can be built in wind, solar, geothermal and hydro at minimal cost to the Indonesian community.

The full document is available for download at http://iesr.or.id/2019/02/technical-report-a-roadmap-for-indonesias-power-sector/ 


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