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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.

Key Points: 
  • 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.

PGE to increase GPP capacity in South Sumatra for NZE

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 16, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy (PGE) expressed readiness to increase the geothermal power plant (GPP) capacity in South Sumatra in a bid to support the realization of net zero emission (NZE) in Indonesia.

Key Points: 
  • JAKARTA, Nov 16, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy (PGE) expressed readiness to increase the geothermal power plant (GPP) capacity in South Sumatra in a bid to support the realization of net zero emission (NZE) in Indonesia.
  • The project site is located in the districts of Muara Enim and Ogan Komering Ulu in South Sumatra Province.
  • GPP capacity of 55 MW, which will be generated from Unit 2 of the GPP in the province, will increase PGE's total installed GPP capacity, after earlier some 55 MW generated from the Lumut Balai Unit 1 Project that became operational in 2019.
  • A total of 672 MW of geothermal capacity is operated and managed directly by PGE, and some 1,205 MW is managed under the Joint Operation Contract scenario.

Pertamina supports NZE realization through decarbonization initiatives

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 15, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina committed to support the Indonesian government to achieve net zero emissions (NZE) by 2060 through the decarbonization initiatives program currently implemented by the company.

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  • JAKARTA, Nov 15, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - State-owned energy company PT Pertamina committed to support the Indonesian government to achieve net zero emissions (NZE) by 2060 through the decarbonization initiatives program currently implemented by the company.
  • At the discussion, Purba delivered a presentation on "Decarbonizing the ASEAN Way - Harnessing the Collective Actions of ASEAN Private Sectors Driving Net-Zero: Pertamina's Overarching Plan in Decarbonization".
  • "At the same time, Indonesia has a strong commitment to achieve net zero emissions by 2060, and Pertamina as a state-owned company fully supports this commitment," Purba said.
  • He further added that Pertamina views the energy transition effort as a good opportunity to build a green business.

COP27 inspires global community to tackle climate change: Pertamina

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Monday, November 14, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 14, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) 2022 can inspire the global community and all parties to increase contribution to tackling climate change, according to Senior Vice President of Strategy and Investment of Pertamina Daniel Purba.

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  • JAKARTA, Nov 14, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) 2022 can inspire the global community and all parties to increase contribution to tackling climate change, according to Senior Vice President of Strategy and Investment of Pertamina Daniel Purba.
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    "Sometimes when we work only focusing on our own sector, we never think about a global point of view.
  • Reducing carbon emissions is one of the ways to tackle climate change, Purba added.
  • "I hope that after the implementation of COP27, everyone will realize that they have to play a role in saving the Earth.

TF ESC-B20 creates first green industrial area in Southeast Asia

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Sunday, November 13, 2022

JAKARTA, Nov 14, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Energy, Sustainability, and Climate Business 20 Task Force (TF ESC-B20) has successfully created the First Green Industrial Area in Southeast Asia.

Key Points: 
  • JAKARTA, Nov 14, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Energy, Sustainability, and Climate Business 20 Task Force (TF ESC-B20) has successfully created the First Green Industrial Area in Southeast Asia.
  • In a statement released on Saturday, the green industry area acts as an industrial decarbonization effort, which has become an important step not only for the industry but also the cluster.
  • Chair of the TF ESC-B20 Nicke Widyawati said that supporting decarbonization will accelerate the achievement of net zero emission that is targeted by Indonesia in 2060.
  • Supporting the development of green industry clusters will also attract more foreign investment in the future, encouraging national economic growth and create jobs.

A New Dawn for CCUS After Five Decades of Ups and Downs

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

However, despite the critical importance of the technology and substantial development to date, CCUS deployment has been slower than anticipated.

Key Points: 
  • However, despite the critical importance of the technology and substantial development to date, CCUS deployment has been slower than anticipated.
  • For further information on the CCUS market and its technologies, please refer to IDTechEx's report " Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage 2021-2040 ".
  • CCUS capacity growth has been around 2.3Mtpa of added capacity since 2010, with annual capture capacity reaching 41Mtpa of CO in 2020.
  • The first industrial large-scale CCUS project commenced operation about 50 years ago at the Val Verde natural gas processing plant in Texas, US.

A New Dawn for CCUS After Five Decades of Ups and Downs

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

However, despite the critical importance of the technology and substantial development to date, CCUS deployment has been slower than anticipated.

Key Points: 
  • However, despite the critical importance of the technology and substantial development to date, CCUS deployment has been slower than anticipated.
  • For further information on the CCUS market and its technologies, please refer to IDTechEx's report " Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage 2021-2040 ".
  • CCUS capacity growth has been around 2.3Mtpa of added capacity since 2010, with annual capture capacity reaching 41Mtpa of CO in 2020.
  • The first industrial large-scale CCUS project commenced operation about 50 years ago at the Val Verde natural gas processing plant in Texas, US.

PLN has successfully reduced 32 million metric tons of carbon emission in 2022

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Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, Nov 9, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - PT PLN (Persero) has succeeded in reducing 32 million metric ton GHG carbon emission in 2022 (as of September 2022).

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  • Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, Nov 9, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - PT PLN (Persero) has succeeded in reducing 32 million metric ton GHG carbon emission in 2022 (as of September 2022).
  • This achievement was delivered by President Director of PLN, Darmawan Prasodjo on Decarbonizing Energy Sector for Net Zero Indonesia Pavilion agenda at COP 27 held in Egypt on Monday (7/11).
  • "I'm proud to say here that we have succeeded to reduce 32 million metric tons CO2 emission in 2022, surpassing our nationally determined contribution (NDC) target," said Darmawan.
  • Last year, 13 gigawatts (GW) of planned Coal Fired Power Plants was taken out from our business plan, hence we spared 1.8 billion metric tons CO2 emission for the next 25 years," he said.

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.

Key Points: 
  • 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.

The Indonesia Ministry of SOEs Supports PLN's Breakthrough to Accelerate the Clean Energy Transition in Indonesia

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Wednesday, October 26, 2022

The President Director of PLN Darmawan Prasodjo welcomes the government's support to make the energy transition successful, especially to follow the NZE 2060 target.

Key Points: 
  • The President Director of PLN Darmawan Prasodjo welcomes the government's support to make the energy transition successful, especially to follow the NZE 2060 target.
  • This means, continued Darmawan, PLN is ready to lead the energy transition in Indonesia.
  • To do so, the Ministry of SOEs is not only encouraging PLN to support the NZE effort, but also all SOEs must contribute to the initiative.
  • The energy transition must be carried out based on the transformation desired by Indonesia," said Erick Thohir, Minister of State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs), during the SOE International Conference in Bali (17/10).