Skip to content
New “Energy Outlook 2016” with Danish technical assistance shows the way to a cleaner energy production in Indonesia

News -

New “Energy Outlook 2016” with Danish technical assistance shows the way to a cleaner energy production in Indonesia

The bilateral country cooperation between Indonesia and Denmark achieved another milestone as DEA and the Danish Embassy in Jakarta, assisted the Indonesian "National Energy Council" (NEC) with their future energy modeling and launched the “Energy Outlook 2016” today.

The Indonesian "Energy Outlook" provides several suggestions for Indonesia to reach its ambitious energy targets and at the same time install large amounts of RE - thereby reducing Indonesia’s CO2 emissions.

DEA has since January 2016 been working together with Indonesia in a government to government cooperation, where Danish lessons learned have been shared within energy planning, integration of renewable energy and energy efficiency.

Indonesia has a very ambitious goal to reduce its CO2 emissions by 29% by 2030 (41% with international support) while expanding energy production by more than 100 % due to growing energy demand. A target that requires a significant transition in the current energy system based on mainly coal to an energy system with a high penetration of renewable energy (RE). Denmark has one of the highest shares of renewable energy in the electricity system and the Danish experience with renewable energy is therefore in strong demand.

The picture shows a large group of stakeholders including the National Energy Council (NEC), Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (MEMR), the National Electricity Company (PLN), Agency for Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT), several universities, the Danish Embassy, the Danish Energy Agency and EA Energy Analysis among others. EA Energy Analyses has during the last six months introduced the Indonesian model team to the power system planning tool: "Balmorel"

Indonesia's Energy Outlook can be downloaded here http://den.go.id/index.php/publikasi/index/EnergyOutlook

Contact

Chief Advisor Ole Emmik Sørensen, Danish Energy Agency, Cell: +45 2537 5676, e-mail: oes.dk.

Related links

Subjects

Tags

Press contacts

Ture Falbe-Hansen

Ture Falbe-Hansen

Press contact Head of Media Relations Danish Energy Agency +45 25 13 78 46
Morten Christensen

Morten Christensen

Press contact Team Leader Danish Energy Agency +45 3392 6858

Related stories

Welcome to Danish Energy Agency!

The work of the Danish Energy Agency involves matters relating to energy supply and consumption, as well as Danish efforts to reduce carbon emissions. The Agency is also responsible for Danish building policy and promotes more sustainable building with regard to energy consumption, use of materials and economic issues.

The Agency is responsible for the entire chain of tasks linked to energy production and supply, transportation and consumption, including energy efficiency and savings as well as Danish national CO2 targets and initiatives to limit emissions of greenhouse gasses. The Agency supports building-policy initiatives to increase the productivity and quality of building as well as the operation and maintenance of buildings, with focus on sustainable building. The Agency also collaborates with the building sector to establish a good framework for the industry.

The Danish Energy Agency was established in 1976, and is an agency under the Ministry of Climate, Energy and Utilities.

Danish Energy Agency
Carsten Niebuhrs Gade 43
1577 Copenhagen V
Denmark