The Enhancement of Energy Security for a Sustainable Future

Indonesia needs to address the conceptualization of energy security to help policies’ formulation. Indonesia follows the concept of four As for its energy security....

The Ensight Disrupsi Masif di Pasar Energi Global: Pembelajaran bagi Ketahanan Energi Indonesia

Jakarta, 23 April 2022 – Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC) mengadakan acara The Ensight dengan tema “Disrupsi Masif di Pasar Energi Global: Pembelajaran bagi Ketahanan...

Lomba Esai & Poster HUT Ke-6 PYC

PENDAHULUANPurnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC) adalah organisasi nirlaba dengan fokus pada penelitian independen dan mendalam di bidang energi yang didirikan pada 16 Juni 2016. Dalam...

How the Russia-Ukraine War Has Slammed Indonesia’s Energy Security

By: I Dewa Made Raditya Margenta (Researcher at Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)). Filda C. Yusgiantoro (Senior Researcher at Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)). Despite being just over...

Geopolitics of Critical Minerals Towards Energy Transition

By: Akhmad Hanan (Researcher at Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)). Mayora Bunga Swastika (Research Staff at Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)). There is no denying that all countries...

Pagelaran Wayang Orang Milenial “Srikandi Kembar” oleh PYC Bhakti Budaya

Tangerang Selatan – Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC) mengadakan acara PYC Bhakti Budaya dalam bentuk Pagelaran Wayang Orang Milenial, pagelaran ini merupakan kerja sama dengan...

Indonesia Energy Kaleidoscope 2021

“Indonesia Energy Kaleidoscope 2021” provides valuable insights on Indonesia’s energy sector dynamic. Greetings from Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center! The year 2021 is marked by a fair share...

Indonesia should speed up its coal retirement program to support energy transition

By: Vivi Fitriyanti (Research Assistant at Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)). Massita Ayu Cindy Putriastuti (Researcher at Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)). Indonesia is struggling to prove its commitment...
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Prof. Ir. Purnomo Yusgiantoro, M.Sc., M.A., Ph.D., IPU

Purnomo Yusgiantoro is the Founder of the Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC). He received his bachelor degree (Ir) in Petroleum Engineering from Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia; MSc in Engineering from Colorado School of Mines, USA; MA in Economics from University of Colorado, USA; and PhD in Mineral Economics from Colorado School of Mines, USA. Since 2014, Purnomo dedicates much of his time, knowledge, and skills to teach the subject of energy economics at Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB). Also, Purnomo is the Co-founder of Universitas Pertahanan (Unhan), Indonesia, where he teaches the subject of energy security until now. He is now a senior advisor for Executive Office of the President Republic of Indonesia.

He has vast experiences working and contributing in the energy and defense sector of Indonesia. He worked as a consultant for the World Bank and Asian Development Bank (ADB) in the field of energy economics and sustainable development. He also acted as the Chairman of Board of Commissioners for Pertamina. Purnomo also has held a position as Vice Governor of National Defense Agencies (Lemhannas). Purnomo was the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources of Republic of Indonesia for three consecutive terms, from year 2000 until 2009. He also held the position of Minister of Defense of Republic of Indonesia between 2009 and 2014. In the global sphere, Purnomo served as the Governor of Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its Secretary General as well as President, based in Vienna, Austria. He also carried the responsibility as the Chairman of the ASEAN Ministers of Energy Meeting (AMEM). He continues his devotion to the energy sector development by establishing PYC in 2016.