Energy

Indonesia Inaugurated as International Energy Agency Member

Indonesia has officially joined the International Energy Agency (IEA) as an associate member in an effort to ensure better energy development in Indonesia. “I have reported to President Joko Widodo the results of energy ministerial meeting and the IEA members meeting held from 17-18 November, 2015 in Paris, France,” the...

The Bright Future of Clean Energy

With high-stakes climate negotiations just around the corner, things are looking rosy for the producers and sellers of wind turbines and solar panels. In just a couple weeks, world leaders will gather in Paris to hash out a global agreement to combat climate change. On Thursday, top diplomats from the...

Eight Major Economies Vow to Double Renewable Energy by 2030

Renewable energy supply is set to double collectively in eight major economies by 2030 spurred on by new national climate and energy plans, according to new analysis by World Resources Institute (WRI). These renewable energy levels will be 18 percent higher in 2030 than previously projected growth rates, WRI...

RI, Finland Seal economic, Energy Deals

Indonesia and Finland agreed on Tuesday to enhance economic ties and forge cooperation in the renewable energy sector, an area some see as a feasible entry point for many Finnish businesses given Indonesia’s need for renewable energy. The commitment was made following a bilateral meeting between President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo...