Jakarta, 23 February 2023 – The coffers of awards won by PT Medco Power Indonesia are now increasing. PT Medco Power Indonesia won three prestigious awards at the Indonesia Best Electricity Award (IBEA) 2023, handed over at the closing ceremony on Thursday, 23 February 2023.
Medco Power received an award for the Best of the Best Power Plant Company – Renewable Energy category, while two other awards went to Medco Power subsidiaries, PT TJB Power Services for the Best O&M Company category, and PT Energi Listrik Batam (ELB) for PT Energi Listrik Batam for best power plant category non renewable energy category.
The IBEA jury, in several stages, made the award assessment. First, direct visits to the office or the generator’s site and then re-evaluated in the Symposium. The competent jury members in their respective fields assessed the participants in detail and determined the winners in their separate categories.
Dr. Ir. Tumiran, M.Eng., Chairman of the IBEA 2023 Jury, expressed his hopes that the awards would drive every company to continually innovate and change sustainably. Therefore, they could improve the power industry in Indonesia.
“I hope that the award announcement rouses pride from each of these companies to confidently make sustainable changes so that it is better for power industry companies in Indonesia,” he said.
Mr. Femi Sastrena, Director and Chief of Planning & Business Development Officer of Medco Power, stated this award would strengthen their commitment to clean energy. “This award will motivate Medco Power to continue to be committed to expanding its renewable energy portfolio and efforts to achieve Net Zero emissions for scope 1 and scope 2 in 2050, as well as scope 3 in 2060, to support the Medco group energy transition program.”
IBEA is a prestigious award for power companies and the country, organized by Majalah Listrik Indonesia (the Indonesian Electricity Revue) since 2015. The event had been delayed for two years due to COVID-19 pandemic. In 2023, a series of events such as Awarding, Symposium, and Exhibition was successfully held for two days on 22-23 February 2023 in Jakarta. (**)