04 Sep '13, 12pm

Transmission link brings hydropower from Malaysia to Indonesia - Renewable Energy Focus

“West Kalimantan gets renewable energy and will have the ability to exchange power; Sarawak starts its first export of hydropower; and the region moves one step closer to establishing a regional power transmission link that crosses Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia and Malaysia,” said ADB energy specialist Sohail Hasnie. Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN), the Indonesian state-owned electricity company, currently uses oil for power generation in West Kalimantan, which has pushed the cost up to US$0.25 per kilowatt-hour (kWh). Under the power exchange agreement signed with Sarawak, the cost of power in West Kalimantan could be cut to US$0.18/kWh, while carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel-based generation could be cut by 400,000 tons each year by 2020. The project will build a 145 km distribution line, distribution feeder extensions, and a new substation to improve the reliabi...

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