BANDUNG-In the National Electricity Day precisely Thursday, October 27 2016, Member of the House of Representatives Commission VII Rofi Munawar assess national electrification program still has not been achieved, as well as the diversification of energy has not been based on Green Energy.
Because, according to Rofi, with the increasing national electrification, it will be correlated to the increasing competitiveness of the nation.
"Today electricity should be a momentum for PLN consistently to improve the adequacy of electricity supply, electricity tariffs oriented to the ability of society and the balance of use coal, gas, renewable energy and energy conservation "said Rofi Munawar in a press release received jabarprov.go.id, Saturday (28/10).
It said 35 thousand MW electricity program is championed by Government alleviate the electricity shortage, in fact, still far from the target which has been targeted. The ambitious program, is still constrained in technical and non technical issues in the process.
"I'm afraid the realization of 35ribu MW program will be worse its fate compared to 10 thousand MW program. Various inauguration performed must coupled with a commitment to complete the project until the end, so that is not stalled, "said Rofi.
Rofi also looked at the government's commitment in exploring the power source based on Renewable Energy (EBT) is not maximized. It is proven from the numbers that are still very low in the composition of mixed energy compared to fossils and coal.
"Evidence that the government is pursuing growth in electricity instantly, compared encourage more sustainable green energy, "he said.
The government lowered the target portion of the power generation mix from renewable energy sources (EBT) and replacing it with natural gas in General Plan Electricity Supply of PT PLN (Persero) Year 2016-2025. Even though the share of coal turned into 50 percent from the previous 55.5 percent. But the portion of EBT fell to 19.6 percent from 25 percent previously, and for gas increased to 29.4 percent from 24.3 percent previously.
As it is known, the Government through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) targets this year electrification ratio or electricity access nationally reached 90%. In fact, the electrification Indonesia ratio nationwide in 2015 is targeted to approximately 87.4 percent and the realization in figure 88.5 percent. (ADI)