Title: Episode 2: How can Coal-Fired Generation Remain Relevant in a Changing Energy Landscape?
Interviewee: Rudy Hendra Prastowo, Director of Primary Energy, PLN
Moderator: Allen Wang, Director of Power & Renewables, IHS Markit
Harlen, EVP Coal, PLN
Heru Dewanto, Coordinator, MKI’s Expert Working Group & Former President Director, Cirebon Power
Adrian Lembong, Director, PT Adaro Power
Osamu Ono, MD & CEO, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems APAC
Content: Interview & Webinar
Date: 29 July 2020
Overview: The opening interview will provide insights into PLN’s coal strategy and its continued place in Indonesia’s energy mix. In the subsequent panel, experts, including representatives from PLN and other leading Asian power producers discussed the role of clean coal technologies from carbon capture and storage and ultra-supercritical technology to SO2 and other pollutant control devices in helping coal remain relevant amidst a regional push for clean energy.