Central Java province won the local government category in the recent National Energy Efficiency Award (PEEN) 2016. It has won this award four times since it was initiated by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources in 2011.
The Danish Ambassador to Indonesia, Casper Klynge, met the Governor of Central Java, Ganjar Pranowo in Semarang in late June, to discuss the progress of Danida ESP3 pilot projects in areas related to environment and energy.
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved a US$22 million grant to strengthen the management of Indonesia’s tropical forests. Denmark’s development agency DANIDA contributed 40 million Kroner (approximately US$ 5 million) to this grant to the global Forest Investment Program, or FIP in supporting the government’s Forest Management Unit initiative, known by its Indonesian acronym KPH... Further news on this link
Monday, 25 April 2016, the Director General of Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation (EBTKE) Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Rida Mulyana, along with the Danish Ambassador to Indonesia, Casper Klynge, officially launched the clean energy information center LINTAS EBTKE (Layanan Informasi dan Investasi Energi Baru Terbarukan & Konservasi Energi – Information and Investment Services on new and Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation).
Crossing the sea for the kick off meeting for the feasibility study of a renewable energy system for the Karimunjawa Archipelago
Karimunjawa, 2 March 2016. The kick- off meeting for the feasibility study of a renewable energy power generation system in Parang, Nyamuk, and Genting islands was held in the Karimunjawa district office. Representatives from DGNREEC MEMR, Province, the regency, district, islands, the local electricity company, Danida ESP3, and consultants attended the meeting. The final report will be available in May 2016.