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Jakarta Post
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Consumption keeps growing as energy infrastructure worsens

  • Hanan Nugroho

Jakarta | Mon, July 14 2008 | 10:08 am

PREMIUM While domestic demand for oil is escalating uncontrollably (12 percent for gasoline and 15 percent for diesel fuel in 2007) and domestic oil production has been on a continuous slide for the last 13 years, it is sad to find that oil prices are skyrocketing and our energy infrastructure is deteriorating. What will happen next? Oil refinery capacity in Indonesia has not expanded since Balo...