Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Indonesia: Registration for Interest in Gunung Hamiding Geothermal Working Area Auction to Begin Sept 28

Indonesia energy ministry auctions Gunung Hamiding geothermal WK (Rambu Energy)

The Director General for New, Renewable and Energy Conservation at the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry today launched the pre-qualification process for the Gunung Hamiding geothermal working area located in North Halmahera Regency, North Maluku province.

Those who can participate in the pre-qualification process are those that have experience in geothermal, upstream oil and gas, mining and minerals or power plant development.

Registration can be made between Sept 27- Oct. 20, 2016 online through the office’ website at, beginning Sept. 28, 2016.

There is an estimated reserve of a potential 265 MW of 250-300 degrees celsius reservoir that can support an initial 20 MW geothermal power plant. The estimated Commercial Operation Date (COD) target is 2024.