Factsheet: Biofuel Blending

Biofuel Blending

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Biofuel Blending No. 25/2013
Description: 
Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (MEMR) Regulation No. 25/2013 is an ambitious biofuel program that aims to diversify domestic biodiesel consumption beyond the transportation sector (Indonesia’s main biodiesel consumer). Regulation 25 amends MEMR Regulation No. 32/2008 and sets a more ambitious target for biofuel use (see tables below): Biodiesel (B100) Old (MEMR Regulation 32/2008) New (MEMR Regulation 25/2013) 2015 2020 2025 2015 2020 2025 Transportation (PSO) 5% 10% 20% 10% 20% 25% Transportation (Non-PSO) 7% 10% 20% 10% 20% 25% Industry 10% 15% 20% 10% 20% 25% Electricity 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% 30% Ethanol (E100) Old (MEMR Regulation 32/2008) New (MEMR Regulation 25/2013) 2015 2020 2025 2015 2020 2025 Transportation (PSO) 3% 10% 15% 1% 5% 20% Transportation (Non-PSO) 7% 12% 15% 2% 10% 20% Industry 7% 12% 15% 2% 10% 20% Electricity - - - - - - Pure Palm Oil (O100) Old Biofuel Mandatory Program New Biofuel Mandatory Program (MEMR Regulation 32/2008) (MEMR Regulation 25/2013) 2015 2020 2025 2015 2020 2025 Industry - - - 10% 20% 20% Sea Transportation - - - 10% 20% 20% Air Transportation - - - - - - Electricity - - - 15% 20% 20% Note: Total diesel oil use (%) per sector
Goal/Aim: 
Increase the share of biofuels (in transport).
Responsible Authority: 
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
Policies stimulating domestic use of biomass => availability for export
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2013