'At present, Pertamina through PGE will continue to be committed to developing geothermal
energy and adding geothermal
installed capacity in Indonesia in the context of implementing the government's energy mix program in accordance with the National Energy Policy,' Ali Mundakir explained to Vice President Kalla.
plant can require an average of 800 to 1,000 acre-feet of water per MW per year.
While underscoring the importance of the geothermal
resource in the country, Nchoe pointed out that the completion of the project would not only be of great benefit in the country but also to the larger East African region where he noted the resource exist but remains untapped.
In his remarks, Minister Jonan said that the development of geothermal
energy must be accelerated, and various projects will be immediately executed, so that the geothermal
installed capacity target of 7,200 MW and the content of renewable energy of 23% by 2025 can be achieved.
's vast potential is currently untapped," says Italian environment minister Gian Luca Galleti who made a presentation at the Florence summit.
Located about 120 kilometres northwest of Kenya's capital city of Nairobi, the Olkaria I began operations in 1981 and was the nation's first geothermal
BEC currently has five geothermal
service contracts, namely the Mabini Geothermal
Service Contract (SC) in Batangas, East Mankayan Geothermal
prospect in Ifugao, Mt.
On fully diluted basis, including payment to US Geothermal
's option holders, Ormat will pay a total consideration of approximately USD 109.9m.
Indeed, with a geothermal
largesse potential of about 10,000MW, this resource will be a game changer in powering the manufacturing sector.
About 20 years ago, a geothermal
power plant was built in Aluto-Langano, about 200 km south of the capital Addis Ababa.
In 2008, Aragorn Power was granted a geothermal
service contract (GSC) by the Department of Energy (DOE) for a site in Kalinga province.