Timika (ANTARA News) – The Timika office of state-owned electricity company PLN will build 21 power plants in the districts of Mimika and Yahukimo in 2017.
“This year, we will build 21 power plants in the sub-districts of the two districts, which have not yet been covered by electricity networks, one of which is Agimuga in Mimika,” PLN Area Manager for Timika Salmon Karet stated here on Thursday.
PLN will also build power plants in the sub-districts of Mimika, such as Kokona, Far-West Mimika, Atuka, and Middle East Mimika.
The plan to build 21 power plants in 2017 is part of the efforts to realize the vision and mission of PLN through the Maluku and Papua Bright Program.
“We have planned that by 2019, PLNs network will supply electricity to all sub-districts,” Karet added.(Uu.A014/INE/KR-BSR/F001)