For over a year, MENTARI has promoted a low carbon energy transition in Indonesia. Despite the challenge of completing our activities during the COVID-19 pandemic, we have conducted face-to-face field activities with local communities, partners, and stakeholders under strict health protocols to accelerate the deployment of renewables. Through this newsletter, MENTARI is sharing some of the stories surrounding our work. In this first edition, there are four articles that shed light on the importance of low-carbon development for the country.
Accelerating off-grid projects using renewable energy will increase access to electricity and boost economic growth at a local level, alleviating poverty and benefitting Indonesians across