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Jakarta government will involve an energy company from United State, GE Power to build the gas-fueled power plant (PLTG). This is because the electricity needs in the capital is pretty high.

Jakarta Governor, Basuki T Purnama revealed, several projects need high electricity supply. Among them are Mass Rapid Transit (MRT), Light Rail Transit (LRT) and 17 reclamation islands.

"We hope they want to invest gas power plants and clean water. Then we can have a cooperation. We need a lot to the MRT, LRT and 17 reclaimed island," he disclosed, after meeting President of GE Power Steve Bolze, at City Hall Thursday (9/22).

he has appointed PT Jakarta Propertindo (Jakpro) to involve in this cooperation. "Later they will cooperate with PT Jakpro, business to business," he finished.

Reported by Erna Martiyanti | Translated by Nugroho Adibrata

Source : http://www.beritajakarta.com/en/