MKI was established in 1998, based on the spirit of the Electricity Law No. 15/1985., as a forum of communication, coordination and consultation for the Indonesian electrical power sector stakeholders.
MKI is a non-profit organization which activities involve formulating opinions and ideas to develop and expand the electrical power industry in Indonesia, at the national as well as international level towards a self-reliance industry characterized by the motto: “brighter, stronger, affordable, and outspread”. MKI members comprise of upstream to the downstream all stakeholders in the electrical power sector, covering the entire value chain of activities.
MKI membership covers all elements from individuals, associations, companies, cooperatives, to academics, nationals and internationals, which are directly associated with electrical power sector activities in Indonesia from primary energy suppliers to producers of electricity, equipment manufacturers and support services,down to consumers.
In accordance with the prevailing law on electricity, GOI should obtain inputs in the form of public and industry opinions and views in their efforts to develop a broad base, integrated general plan of the national electrical power system. MKI constitutes the right partner for GOI to provide inputs and views with broad perspective and quality covering technology, business and regulatory aspects in line with the wide coverage of MKI memberships.
One of the benefits of MKI membership is that the positions or views, advocacies and opinions of each member as a player in the Indonesian electrical power sector could be channeled and have a chance to be heard by the policy maker as stipulated by the law.
In MKI, with its team concept, any member could take part by his/her choice and express his/her opinion from the professional, business as well as general points of view in solving problems and addressing up- dated and latest issues.Although MKI might have expressed its positions or views on certain resolutions or issues,M Kl recognizes that members might have different opinions that affect their respective interests.
Another important benefit of MKI membership is the network of information among members for knowledge and experience exchange. In the globalization era, accurate, fast and timely information are becoming important commodities to enhance individual and organization competencies that could lead to better business opportunities.
Through workshops, seminars and conventions held by MKI, members could expand their intellectual capitals in technology, business, human relations and personal development in more focused and cost effective manner. MKI contributions to GOI and the Indonesian electrical power sector include but not limited to: