Development credits for biofuels and plantation revitalisation (MoF Regulations No. 117/2006; No. 79/2007) Indonesia 2007

Name of policy Development credits for biofuels and plantation revitalisation (MoF Regulations No. 117/2006; No. 79/2007)
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Indonesia
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Fiscal or financial incentives
      • Loans
Sector name
  • Agriculture and forestry
    • Transport
      Policy description Regulation 117/2006 and MoF Regulation 79/2007 allows for loans at an interest rate lower than that provided by national banks are available to farmers, particularly for planting palm oil for biofuels. MoF Regulation No. 79/2007 enables small and medium-size enterprises to obtain low-cost finance from national banks for food and energy crops. The loans, which do not charge commission or administrative fees, can be given to farmer groups or cooperatives for particular commodities for a period of five years.
      Policy type
      • Renewables
      • Non-energy2
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2007
      Start date of implementation
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator


      Source or references http://www.iea.org/policiesandmeasures/pams/indonesia/name-140186-en.php?s=dHlwZT1yZSZzdGF0dXM9T2s,&return=PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0ic3ViTWVudSI-PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0iYnJlYWRjcnVtYnMiPjxhIGhyZWY9Ii8iPkludGVybmF0aW9uYWwgRW5lcmd5IEFnZW5jeSZ6d25qOzwvYT4mbmJzcDsmZ3Q7Jm5ic3A7PGEgaHJlZj0iL3BvbGljaWVzYW5kbWVhc3VyZXMvIj5Qb2xpY2llcyBhbmQgTWVhc3VyZXM8L2E-Jm5ic3A7Jmd0OzxhIGhyZWY9Ii9wb2xpY2llc2FuZG1lYXN1cmVzL3JlbmV3YWJsZWVuZXJneS9pbmRleC5waHAiPiZuYnNwO1JlbmV3YWJsZSBFbmVyZ3k8L2E-Jm5ic3A7Jmd0OyZuYnNwO1NlYXJjaCBSZXN1bHQ8L2Rpdj4,
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment) Linked to policy instrument
      Status Final

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