Title: 35000 MW: A Light for the Nation

Language: English

Type: Document

Nature: Report

Published: January 1, 2016

Region: South Asia

Country: Indonesia

Sector: Energy and Power

Keywords: Knowledge Lab, Energy and Power

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Document Summary:

The report provides overview on Indonesia's energy and power industry.

Document Details:

Indonesia, as one of the biggest coal producers in the world, is facing an issue with electricity. Currently the installed capacity is only able to fulfill 86.39% of electricity demand, lower than Singapore, Brunei, Thailand; Malaysia, and Vietnam. With the aim of achieving upper middle income country status by 2025, Indonesia must shift its focus from consumption to be more productive by encouraging industrialization. Aligned with this goal, electricity becomes a crucial too as an economic growth engine.

Updated: April 12, 2022