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Blue carbon role in climate change control

Apart from being the country with the third largest forest resources in the world, Indonesia’s coastal ecosystem can hold an important role in fighting climate change. As the largest archipelagic country in the world, with the second longest coastal line after Canada, Indonesia has high potential of ‘blue carbon’ sequestration or carbon that are stored […]

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Climate Energy

Is Indonesia ready for Low Carbon Development?

by Fadiyah Alaidrus Most of us on this Earth can feel the temperature rising these past few years. Not only an increase in temperature, but also more frequent climate-related natural disasters.  These phenomena impact a wide range of issues, from the increase in disease outbreaks, lowering water quality and quantity, species extinctions, to the sinking […]

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Climate

IPCC Report: Climate change, unprecedented in thousands of years

Changes to the Earth’s climate are unprecedented in thousands, if not hundreds of thousands of years according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its latest report . The IPCC Working Group I report, Climate Change 2021: the Physical Science Basis, released on Monday (9/8) or about three months before the UNFCCC COP26 […]

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Climate Opinion

Indonesia’s Vision 2030: Reducing GHG emissions with the economic value of carbon regulation

by: Eko Prasetyo Globally climate change has become a major concern throughout the world, including Indonesia. As an archipelagic country with volcanoes located on the Pacific fire belt, Indonesia is a country highly vulnerable to natural disasters, including the negative impact of increasing concentrations of greenhouse gases (GHG) in the atmosphere. Thus, the great potential […]

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Climate Energy

Indonesia: G20 chair and botched environmental policy

by Fadiyah Alaidrus Gearing up to take on the Group of Twenty (G20) presidency in 2022, Indonesia has set in motion a number of preparations. From the formation of a committee by President Joko Widodo mandated with a number of tasks, to cooperation with a number of universities. Apart from all the technical preparations, all […]

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Climate Energy

Indonesia to build ‘largest floating solar farm in Southeast Asia’

Indonesia will begin construction soon on ‘the largest floating solar power plant in Southeast Asia’ after closing a deal with a syndicate of three international banks for the construction of a 145 MWAc solar power plant (PLTS) covering an area of ​​approximately 200 hectares in the Cirata Reservoir, West Java. A financial close agreement with […]

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What is Lorem Ipsum? Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry’s standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also […]