Indonesia’s government expects three new geothermal power plants with a combined capacity of 62 MW to be operational later this year. The plants are Patuha and Cibuni in West Java and Ulumbu in East Nusa Tenggara.
Sumitomo Corp. has been awarded an EPC contract by PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy and with the assistance of Fuji will install 2 x 55 MW (Units 3 & 4) turbines at the Ulubelu Geothermal Project in Indonesia.
At a recent meeting between, PT PLN and PT Pertamina in the Ministry of Enterprises in Indonesia discussed the pricing mechanisms in relation to the development of the planned 9 geothermal power plants.
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