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Episode 2: How can Coal-Fired Generation Remain Relevant in a Changing Energy Landscape?

MKI Series - Episode 2

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

Panel Speakers:

  • 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.