7:40 am October 28, 2014 | No Comment
Jokowi on Sunday named National Democrat Party (NasDem) politician Siti Nurbaya to lead the Environment and Forestry, which was previously two separate ministries. But activists said the two should remain separate.
10:05 am October 27, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia cannot build power stations fast enough. And neither can most of its Southeast Asian neighbors. Rapid economic and population growth are driving equally rapid demands for electricity as the region builds out power grids to connect up millions of people to fuel prosperity. Electricity generation is forecast to nearly triple in Southeast Asia between […]
9:30 pm October 23, 2014 | No Comment
The government is finally taking notice of the detrimental side effects coming out of the nation’s burgeoning mining sector.
1:17 pm October 22, 2014 | No Comment
Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s government will negotiate with the opposition to cut Australia’s renewable energy target and exempt industries such as aluminum and copper smelting.
6:27 pm October 21, 2014 | No Comment
Oslo. The United States and European Union want the U.N. to stress the low cost of fighting climate change in a draft handbook on the issue that it is compiling, a leaked document showed on Tuesday. The United States wants the handbook to do more to show that the costs of action “will be almost […]
12:54 pm October 11, 2014 | No Comment
Authorities closed down the international airport in Balikpapan for an hour on Saturday after visibility fell below the legal limit because of air pollution caused by forest fires. It was the first time the airport has been closed because of haze.
8:23 pm October 10, 2014 | No Comment
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has failed to adequately address the population decline of Indonesia’s wild animals and curb the country’s growing ecological footprint, the director of the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) says.
10:00 am October 9, 2014 | No Comment
Greenpeace campaigner Arif Fiyanto said Luky Eko Wuryanto, a deputy minister for infrastructure and regional development at the Coordinating Ministry of Economic Affairs, announced that the financial closing for the power plant has been extended by a week as they reach the process of finalizing negotiations between state power company Perusahaan Listrik Negara and Bhimasena Power Indonesia.