BANDUNG. Deputy Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Susilo Siswoutomo, Wednesday (16/04/2013) chaired the meeting refinement Indonesian gas balance from 2013 to 2030, in Bandung, West Java. The purpose of the third meeting nerasa consummation of this gas is to prepare the national gas policy.
“Certainly the policy in favor of the state and national levels. The state’s obligation to provide energy including gas. It is the task of the state so that economic activity can grow, and most importantly, energy requirements are met for all the people. Tida should be no disparity, there should be no favoritism. Everything should be able to be fair and so that requires us work together, “said Susilo.
Improvements related gas balance, there are 5 main things discussed, and will be the foundation of this gas policy determination. First the gas supply, demand, infrastructure, regulation and pricing policy.
Regarding the supply of gas, according to Vice Minister, will be presented in the areas that have a source of gas, both conventional increasingly fell Because of decline and the sources of non-conventional gas. Second, demand or requirement must be mapped correctly, good for transportation, industrial, fertilizer, electricity and so on.
Furthermore, to connect between the supply and demand should be no infrastructure. How much transmission pipeline to be built, where and how many inches each region, the gas network, apartment or any requirement to supply industrial gases such as fertilizer PLN must be supplied.
Fourth, is no less important and can not run without us changing or provide rules that must be made. That rule should be changed, Candy 19, 2009 must also be adjusted. Last so that all get gas at a price that fits then there must be a pricing policy strategy. Will there be some sort of gas Bulog to buy gas from where where to provide the consumers.
Attending the ceremony echelon officials in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Member of the Governing Body Committee on Downstream Oil and Gas (BPH Migas) Harsandono Fahmy, A. Qoyum Tjandranegara, Director of Upstream Oil and Gas, Hendra Fadly, Director of Natural Gas BPH Migas Umi Asngadah , PGN Director Hendy Prio Santoso, SKK Oil and Gas, and other relevant officials.