INAGA - Indonesian Geothermal Association (Asosiasi Panasbumi Indonesia - API) was establish in September 25th, 1991 in Jakarta. INAGA is a nonprofit organization, which function as a forum of communication, coordination and consultation in order to improve its capabilities, understanding, cooperation and responsibility of the role of geothermal energy development in Indonesia and member of IGA (International Geothermal Association).
» INAGA actively get involved in drafting Academic Paper for the several geothermal regulations and reviewing the draft of regulations before the draft become the regulation;
» Continuously seeking solutions for issues related to geothermal development in Indonesia as inputs to the government;
» Advocating and facilitating resolution for geothermal development; and
» Provide seminars, luncheon talk, panel discussion, convention & exhibition in supporting geothermal development.
There are around 600 members and geothermal companies, among others :
» Geothermal Companies (17): Star Energy, Pertamina Geothermal Energy, Supreme Energy, Geo Dipa Energi, Sarulla Operations, Ormat Geothermal Indonesia, Wijaya Karya Jabar
Power, Hitay Energy Holdings, Bakrie Power, Dalle Energy, Jabar Rekind Geothermal, EDC Indonesia, Medco Power Indonesia, Schlumberger, Green Energy Geothermal, Sejahtera
Alam Energi & Sintesa Banten Geothermal.
» Academic: Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB), University of Indonesia (UI),University of Gadjah Mada (UGM), University of Lampung (UNILA) and Trisakti.
» Regional Chapter: Central Java - Yogyakarta (DIY) and Lampung.
» Professionals and Individuals.
INAGA MEMBERS CAPABILITIES
» Upstream and Downstream Geothermal Field Development;
» Front End Engineering Design;
» Engineering, Procurement and Construction; and
» Training in Geothermal Development.
» That the development of the geothermal industry is part of the national development process so it's the obligation and responsibility of every Indonesian citizen.
» That the development of Indonesia's geothermal industry needs the active support of experts and entrepreneurs of Indonesian geothermal.
» To achieve the objectives and to increase the development of the geothermal industry, it’s considered necessary to establish a geothermal association of Indonesia, called
“Asosiasi Panasbumi Indonesia (API)” or “Indonesian Geothermal Association (INAGA)”.
» API-INAGA is a scientific, educational, and cultural, non-profit, non-governmental and non-political organization to promote geothermal.
» To drive a close cooperation with the government, PLN and the developers as well as financial institution on the obstacles that may occur in order to make the program on the
geothermal development acceleration become success.
» To drive in creating the support from all levels of the government and the related community through education to the institutions, the government departments, and the
community in order to increase the knowledge on the positive values and geothermal contribution in supporting the national energy needs as well as to produce clean energy.
» To drive the Human Resources Development and the geothermal technology through a cooperation with the government, the education institutions, and the geothermal
developers, in order to create and to implement the education and the trainings including the implementation of the Annual Scientific Gathering/Indonesia International
Convention and Exhibition, Seminars, Workshop, Luncheon Talks in the geothermal sector as well as to strengthen the international cooperation in the geothermal science.
» To accelerate the implementation on the system of Competency certification or the Expertness of the geothermal professionals in order to produce the standardization of
» To drive and to assist the government in completing the regulations in the geothermal sector, particularly the issues related with the working area tendering, electricity tariff, fiscal
policy, utilization of the forest area as well as to identify and to give inputs if there is any overlapping in the central and local governments in order to accelerate the geothermal
» To assist the government in promoting the geothermal potency in Indonesia to the domestic and international investors.
» To drive the growth of the geothermal vendors as well as to utilize the Local product in order to grab the active role in the process of the geothermal development.
» To establish and to strengthen the working relationship with the profession organization either in the domestic level as well as in the international.
» To drive in creating the good governance in managing the organization in order to achieve the organization independence.