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Economy in brief: PTPN X signs waste power purchase deal

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, July 26 2016 | 09:32 am

PREMIUM JAKARTA: A sugar mill in Kediri, East Java, has taken the first step in Indonesia’s green energy development by signing a biomass power purchase agreement with state-owned energy firm PLN.

The Pesantren Baru sugar mill, operated by state-owned company PTPN X transforms its sugarcane waste into biomass-based power. It generates a total of 9 megawatts (MW), of which 6 MW are used to power t...