Fri, 25 Apr 2008
Padang (ANTARA News) - Indonesia needs to develop new alternative energy sources in anticipation of an upward trend in world oil prices, agriculture observer Asdi Agustar of Andalas University said here on Thursday.

"Indonesia should develop potential alternative energy sources such as biofuel, corn oil, ethanol and oil palm," he said.

Agustar said the development of this new alternative energy would help people to meet their demand for energy if fuel prices continued to increase.

Fuel price hikes would affect industries and agriculture business and drive up prices of cattle feed, he said adding that strategic steps should be taken immediately to alleviate the people`s economic burden.

"The strategic steps could be started with the utilization of solar energy which has a big potential," he said.



News Search/Filter
Transaction Rates
18 Oct 17
Buy
Sell
AUD1
11,008.00
10,219.89
BND1
10,347.02
9,607.97
BTC1
74,701,719
74,701,719
CAD1
11,214.79
10,411.20
CHF1
14,333.64
13,308.11
CNH1
2,122.34
1,970.80
DKK1
2,216.35
2,057.81
EUR1
16,498.68
15,320.08
GBP1
18,491.47
17,170.67
HKD1
1,795.01
1,666.86
JPY100
12,494.65
11,602.03
LAK1
1.69
1.56
NOK1
1,766.19
1,639.52
NZD1
10,042.43
9,323.23
PGK1
4,498.49
3,956.26
SEK1
1,719.45
1,596.16
SGD1
10,347.02
9,607.97
THB1
423.77
393.29
USD1
14,014.00
13,014.00
VND1
0.62
0.57
Taxation Exchange Rates
31 Aug 16 - 06 Sep 16
USD 1
13,232.00
AUD 1
10,043.30
CAD 1
10,213.70
DKK 1
1,999.40
HKD 1
1,706.22
MYR 1
3,283.28
NZD 1
9,623.63
NOK 1
1,605.23
GBP 1
17,433.70
SGD 1
9,757.68
SEK 1
1,569.45
CHF 1
13,631.10
JPY 100
13,101.00
MMK 1
11.01
INR 1
197.29
KWD 1
43,920.70
PKR 1
126.23
PHP 1
285.00
SAR 1
3,528.53
LKR 1
91.12
THB 1
382.08
BND 1
9,756.53
EUR 1
14,885.50
CNY 1
1,987.61

Okusi Associates: Indonesian Business & Management Services