Olah Sampah Bantargebang Jadi Energi Terbarukan, DKI Gandeng Swasta

Source: Kompas.com Date: 1 October 2020  Dinas Lingkungan Hidup DKI Jakarta menggandeng PT Unilever Indonesia dan produsen semen PT Solusi Bangun Indonesia (SBI) untuk mengolah sampah di Tempat Pengelolaan Sampah Terbarukan (TPST) Bantargebang menjadi energi terbarukan.  Kepala Dinas ...

Susuri Kali Surabaya, PJT I dan Tim Patroli Air Pantau Buangan Limbah Lima Industri

Source: Kominfo JatimDate: 29 September 2020 Pemantauan pencemaran limbah di sungai terus dilakukan oleh Dinas Lingkungan Hidup Prov. Jatim, PJT I, BBWS Brantas dan sejumlah LSM yang tergabung dalam Tim Patroli Air Jawa Timur. Dari hasil susur sungai di Kali Surabaya, tim menemukan lima industri yan...

Warming oceans more 'stable' and that's bad, scientists warn

Source: The Jakarta Post Date: 29 September 2020  Global warming is making the oceans more stable, increasing surface temperatures and reducing the carbon they can absorb, according to research published Monday by climate scientists who warned that the findings have "profound and troubling...

PLN subsidiary to test biomass mixing on 15 coal power plants in 2020

Source: The Jakarta PostDate: 29 September 2020 State electricity company PLN's subsidiary, PT Pembangkitan Jawa Bali (PJB), aims to complete biomass mixing tests on its 15 coal-fired power plants by the end of this year as the company vows to reduce its greenhouse gas footprint, an executive says.&...

North Sumatra’s Kuala Tanjung seaport enjoys increased traffic despite pandemic

Source: The Jakarta PostDate: 28 September 2020 State-owned port operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia (Pelindo) I has seen an increase in ship calls at its Kuala Tanjung seaport in Batubara regency, North Sumatra, despite the COVID-19 pandemic's impact on global trade.  The company's president direc...

Sungai Brantas di Malang dan Batu Terkontaminasi Mikroplastik, Langkah Lanjutan?

Source: Mongabay Date: 26 September 2020  Para peneliti muda yang tergabung dalam Enviromental Green Society meneliti air Sungai Brantas di tiga titik: Bumiaji Kota Batu, Sengkaling Kabupaten Malang dan Klojen, Kota Malang. Hasilnya, kualitas Sungai Brantas buruk, air terkontaminasi mikrop...

SDA DKI Siapkan Sistem Pengolah Air Limbah Terpusat, Ini Lokasinya

Source: Tempo.co Date: 26 September 2020  Dinas Sumber Daya Air DKI Jakarta menyatakan tengah menyiapkan Sistem Pengelolaan Air Limbah Domestik Terpusat (SPALD-T) skala perkotaan dan permukiman di Ibu Kota. Sistem pengolahan limbah tersebut terdiri dari pembangunan Instalasi Pengolahan Air...

Survey: 90 Percent of Young Respondents Are Worried about the Impact of the Climate Crisis

Source: Change.org Date: 25 September 2020  Water Crisis, Food Crisis, and Spread of Disease are the impacts of greatest concern Coinciding with the Global Climate Strike action which will be held simultaneously in many countries in the world, including Indonesia on September 25, 2020, to ...

Lack of return cargo from destination ports remains challenge for maritime highway

Source: The Jakarta Post Date: 24 September 2020  Cargo ships returning empty from destination ports is a core challenge for the government's so-called maritime highway five years after its initiation, officials and experts say.  The maritime highway program subsidizes shipping on cer...

Indonesia Didorong Terapkan Kebijakan Ekonomi Hijau

Source: ASIATODAY.ID Date: 23 September 2020  Masa depan dunia pasca pandemi coronavirus (Covid-19) sangat bergantung pada sejauh mana kebijakan ekonomi hijau (Green Economic Policy) mampu diimplementasikan oleh setiap negara. Dalam konteks itu, Indonesia dipandang strategis untuk mem...

Ministers pin hopes in view of National Maritime Day

Source: ANTARA News Date: 23 September 2020  Bearing the theme of reviving the maritime national identity as the basis for sustainable development, I, Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, invite all Indonesians to make Nusantara maritime the pride of all of us. Happy National Maritime Day by Coor...

Is a Green New Deal on the Way in Southeast Asia?

Source: The DiplomatDate: 9 September 2020 COVID-19 offers the region an opportunity to kick start a transition toward sustainable energy – but a host of challenges remain. Ulrich Volz, director of the Centre for Sustainable Finance at SOAS, University of London, recently made a forceful case that d...

Potensi Besar Impact Investing di Indonesia

Source: Katadata Date: 18 September 2020 Sedikitnya ada empat sektor menjanjikan untuk Impact investing dalam mendukung pembangunan Indonesia yang berkelanjutan. Pembangunan berkelanjutan membutuhkan sokongan modal. Salah satu sumber pendanaan untuk mewujudkan hal tersebut melalui impact invest...

Plastics could help build a sustainable future – here’s how

Source: The Conversation Date: 12 August 2020  The disposal of plastics is a global problem. They are nearly indestructible in natural conditions but are discarded worldwide on a large scale. The world produces around 359 million metric tons of plastics each year. Nature cannot address the...

Banjir di Masa Pandemi, Antisipasi Diperlukan Sebelum Bencana Datang

Source: Mongabay Date: 16 September 2020  Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia [LIPI] menyoroti ancaman banjir di masa pandemi COVID-19. Potensi banjir di Indonesia sangat besar, sebab memiliki 5.590 sungai induk. Dari jumlah tersebut, ada 600 sungai yang berpotensi menimbulkan banjir.D...