Change of Director General, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources

Dr. Ir. Kardaya Warnika has been appointed Directorate General for New Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources. He is a member of World Energy Council Committee and Chairman of Organization of Indonesian Petroleum Engineers (IATMI). He has been actively involved as a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), the Indonesia Institute for Energy Economics (IIEE) and the Indonesian Gas Association (IGA).

He has served as a Commissioner at PGN (Perusahaan Gas Negara) since June 2008. Former posts include being Chairman of BPMIGAS until April 2008. His professional and academic qualifications are numerous: a Masters degree from Ecole Nationale Superieure du Petrole et des Moteurs (ENSPM) graduate engineering school, graduate of Institut Francais du Petrole, a public research organisation, a PhD in Energy Economics from Universite de Bourgogne Dijon and a Bachelors degree in Petroleum Engineering from ITB.