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Balancing growth with environmental sustainability

  • Darmawan Prasodjo

Durham, North Carolina | Fri, July 8 2011 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono told CNN recently that Indonesia was committed to achieving a 26 percent reduction in CO2 emissions by 2020 while concurrently maintaining its rapid economic growth.

This is certainly a laudable goal considering Indonesia is now the third-largest producer of greenhouse gases in the world. The question now is how do we achieve this goal of emissions reduct...