(From The Jakarta Post)
Byline: Fitri Wulandari, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta
After being considered a pariah nation for years by power investors, Indonesia has started to regain investor confidence, largely due to the successful resolution of disputes with independent power producers (IPPs), a senior official said on Friday.
Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Purnomo Yusgiantoro told a discussion at The Jakarta Post that proposals from IPPs to set up new power projects had been on the increase.
The government, which until recently was gripped by worry over a possible power crisis in the future, has become more optimistic that such a …