The project consists of 14 links, at least two of which will link Indonesia to Peninsular Malaysia and to the Asian mainland. The FiT guarantees access to the grid for renewable energy generators and obligation for national state utility company PT.
The remaining consists largely of captive power for the manufacturing industry. Though solar, wind, and gas engines are included, their contribution to the total is too small to show up. Though the Master Plan outlines substantial growth for hydro, wind, and solar, geothermal and biomass are slated to see the most growth.
The implementation of the DME is significantly delayed and the target for was not reached. The new era of democratization of political process achieved, among its most notable changes, passage of Energy Law No.
However, the program has been criticised as inefficient and too bureaucratic.
Currently, the gasoline market has been opened for private players and gasoline price for transportation is fluctuates adapting to changes in oil prices.
Installed capacity, Unfavourable framework conditions for stand-alone systems and on-grid schemes, lack of specialist know-how and a basic lack of awareness of the available potential have been the main reasons for this sluggish progress in the past.