Amid falling costs, easier regulation in Indonesia, solar power has its time in the sun

Xurya founder Mr Eka Himawan said that inquiries for rooftop panels have quadrupled since the beginning of 2020.
Xurya founder Mr Eka Himawan said that inquiries for rooftop panels have quadrupled since the beginning of 2020.PHOTO: XURYA.COM

JAKARTA - When Mr Eka Himawan, 35, founded his rooftop solar power company, Xurya, three years ago, business prospects were slim.

Electricity was already cheap, thanks to subsidies for some power producers.

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