Pertamina

Pertamina to balance energy transition, security in net zero push

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

When the energy transition process occurs, the demand for energy will also increase, she pointed out.

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  • When the energy transition process occurs, the demand for energy will also increase, she pointed out.
  • Widyawati then described several strategies carried out by Pertamina to overcome the challenges faced in balancing efforts to realize the energy transition for sustainability, including net zero emissions, with measures to maintain energy security.
  • "To achieve net zero emission (NZE) aspirations while maintaining energy security in Indonesia, Pertamina has developed some comprehensive strategies that are delivered through two main pillars and three medium-term strategies," she informed.
  • Apart from the capital investment strategy, Pertamina is also collaborating with various parties to accelerate the achievement of green energy targets.

Pertamina, ExxonMobil agree to develop CCS for decarbonization

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Pertamina and ExxonMobil have signed a cooperation agreement for developing carbon capture and storage (CCS) as part of efforts to reduce carbon emissions while supporting economic growth.

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  • Pertamina and ExxonMobil have signed a cooperation agreement for developing carbon capture and storage (CCS) as part of efforts to reduce carbon emissions while supporting economic growth.
  • The Indonesian government is working on developing regulations that support carbon capture and storage (CCS) and starting discussions with governments in other regions, he added.
  • The fastest way to ensure the transition to new renewable energy and decarbonization in Indonesia is through partnerships, she emphasized.
  • The discovery of the great potential of CO2 has become an opportunity for the development of the CCS business and decarbonization efforts in Indonesia.

PT Kilang Pertamina Internasional selects Univation's UNIPOL™ PE Process for Two Reactor Lines in Indonesia

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Monday, November 14, 2022

HOUSTON, Nov. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PT Kilang Pertamina Internasional ("PT-KPI") has selected Univation's UNIPOL PE Process for two reactor lines.

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  • HOUSTON, Nov. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PT Kilang Pertamina Internasional ("PT-KPI") has selected Univation's UNIPOL PE Process for two reactor lines.
  • PT-KPI will access the "full-density" flexibility of their two new UNIPOL PE Process lines to produce a broad array of both HDPE and LLDPE products to satisfy growing PE demand within the Indonesian region.
  • PT-KPI has also selected Univation's advanced process control platform PREMIER APC+ 3.0 to further enhance the overall operating performance of their two UNIPOL PE Process lines.
  • PT Kilang Pertamina Internasional (PT-KPI) is the refining & petrochemical subholding company of PT Pertamina (Persero) that acts as a strategic holding company.

Pertamina striving to decarbonize business to tackle climate change

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Sunday, November 13, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 13, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Pertamina is making efforts to decarbonize its business and develop green businesses to support global climate change mitigation and the achievement of Indonesia's 2060 net-zero emissions target.

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  • JAKARTA, Nov 13, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Pertamina is making efforts to decarbonize its business and develop green businesses to support global climate change mitigation and the achievement of Indonesia's 2060 net-zero emissions target.
  • "We have two main ways for dealing with climate change; first, we have to decarbonize our carbon assets and business," Senior Vice President of Strategy and Investment at Pertamina Daniel S. Purba said.
  • To decarbonize its business, Pertamina has started to change its business portfolio by promoting low-carbon energy as well as new and renewable energy at its existing businesses and operations, Purba informed.
  • Thus, the company's revenue will continue to flow even though the carbon business will be reduced and the company has started to decarbonize its business, Daniel explained.

Aim to become world-class geothermal electricity producer: Pertamina

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 10, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina is seeking to become a world-class player in green electricity generation based on geothermal energy by pursuing a number of technological innovations to increase geothermal utilization.

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  • JAKARTA, Nov 10, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina is seeking to become a world-class player in green electricity generation based on geothermal energy by pursuing a number of technological innovations to increase geothermal utilization.
  • PT Pertamina Geothermal Energi (PGE) develops geothermal energy in Ulubelu Area in Tanggamus, Lampung.
  • Therefore, Pertamina sees a great opportunity to further increase the capacity of geothermal utilization in the country to generate green electricity, he added.
  • Moreover, Pertamina will increase its geothermal capacity, which was recorded at 672 megawatts (MW) in 2020, to 1,128 MW by 2026.

Pertamina increases geothermal capacity for its emission reductions

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Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Yuniarto further explained that Pertamina is targeting the achievement of net zero emissions by 2060 with the support of various decarbonization measures and green businesses, including the development of its geothermal capacity.

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  • Yuniarto further explained that Pertamina is targeting the achievement of net zero emissions by 2060 with the support of various decarbonization measures and green businesses, including the development of its geothermal capacity.
  • That amount of geothermal capacity represents 82 percent of the total installed geothermal capacity in Indonesia.
  • "Pertamina Geothermal Energy is committed, in the next five years, to increase the installed (geothermal) capacity of 600 megawatts," he stated.
  • Apart from encouraging emission reductions through additional installed geothermal capacity, PGE also supports the rehabilitation of 588 hectares of forest areas.

Pertamina develops green business to support emission reduction

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 9, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina develops a number of green business initiatives to support Indonesia's goal to achieve net zero emission by 2060.

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  • JAKARTA, Nov 9, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina develops a number of green business initiatives to support Indonesia's goal to achieve net zero emission by 2060.
  • Therefore, our business strategy consists of two pillars, namely decarbonizing our core business and developing a green business," CEO of Pertamina Power Indonesia Dannif Danusaputro stated at the Indonesia Pavilion at COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, on Sunday (November 6).
  • Considering a large investment required for the development of green business and clean technology to support the energy transition, Pertamina cooperates with national and global partners to explore partnerships in decarbonization programs, green businesses as well as accelerate the growth of EBT to achieve net zero emissions.
  • Through several processes at the green refinery, Pertamina produces high-quality and more environmentally friendly fuel derived from palm oil including biodiesel, green diesel, green avtur and green gasoline.

Pertamina, Keppel Infrastructure, and Chevron Sign Agreement to Explore Development of Green Hydrogen and Ammonia Projects in Indonesia

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Friday, November 11, 2022

Ltd. (Chevron New Energies), have signed a Joint Study Agreement (JSA) to explore the development of selected green hydrogen and green ammonia projects using renewable energy located primarily in Sumatera, Indonesia.

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  • Ltd. (Chevron New Energies), have signed a Joint Study Agreement (JSA) to explore the development of selected green hydrogen and green ammonia projects using renewable energy located primarily in Sumatera, Indonesia.
  • Ltd., Andrew S. Mingst; CEO of Pertamina NRE, Dannif Danusaputro; Director of Keppel New Energy Pte., Ltd., Chua Yong Hwee.
  • Dannif Danusaputro, CEO of Pertamina NRE, said, The development of green hydrogen and green ammonia holds a significant role in Indonesias Net Zero Emissions roadmap.
  • And with its potential, we believe that Indonesia will also play a key role in green hydrogen production in Asia.

Green business to reduce 26 million tons of CO2 by 2060: Pertamina

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Monday, November 7, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 7, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Pertamina is expecting its green business of new and renewable energy (NRE) to be able to meet its target of reducing 26 million tons of CO2 by 2060, higher than its 2030 target of 11 million tons of CO2 reduction.

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  • JAKARTA, Nov 7, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Pertamina is expecting its green business of new and renewable energy (NRE) to be able to meet its target of reducing 26 million tons of CO2 by 2060, higher than its 2030 target of 11 million tons of CO2 reduction.
  • We are also targeting to be able to produce up to 600,000 bpd of B30 and A20 by 2060," Widyawati noted.
  • In recent decades, governments have shared climate change responsibilities with academia, business, civil society organizations and others.
  • "Sometimes this becomes a paradox, a form of discrepancy in social relevance, so that policies are less effective into action.

Pertamina supports Indonesia's goal to reach net zero emissions by 2060

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Monday, November 7, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 7, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina (Persero) supports Indonesia's aspiration to reach net zero emissions by 2060.

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  • JAKARTA, Nov 7, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina (Persero) supports Indonesia's aspiration to reach net zero emissions by 2060.
  • In 2021, Pertamina have succeeded in reducing GHG emissions by 7.4 million metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalents or 29.09 percent compared to the 2010 baseline.
  • Pertamina is committed to supporting the Indonesian government's commitment to achieving net zero by 2060 or sooner.
  • As an energy company, Pertamina has a big responsibility to be a pillar of achieving net zero emissions in Indonesia, on the principles of affordability and fairness," she concluded.