The government is going to sign the second shale gas cooperation contract. This unconventional oil and gas development is expected to enhance the national energy security.
The Idul Fitri 2014 Monitoring Post of MEMR reported that the status of electricity, oil and gas, and geology sub sector is safe and controlled. The fuel and LPG national supply on 17 July 2014 is normal. The electricity and geological condition is safe and controlled.
During January to June 2014, the volume of subsidized fuel consumption is 22.9 million KL or half of the subsidized fuel quota in the State Budget-Revision 2014 of about 46 million KL. Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Jero Wacik advised the people to save the subsidized fuel consumption.