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PLN to spend $15b to build gas-fired power plants

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, February 24 2011 | 12:20 pm

PREMIUM State electricity firm PT PLN said Wednesday that it would need to set aside US$15 billion (Rp 132.71 trillion) to support its plan to build several natural gas-fired power plants by 2019.

PLN director for planning and technology Nasri Sebayang said that the construction of the power plants, which would be able to generate up to 11,000 megawatts, would reduce its dependence on oil-based ene...