Benny Bernarto is a corporate and commercial lawyer based in Jakarta.
Benny focuses on general corporate work, energy and natural resources, infrastructure, mergers and acquisitions, and foreign investment, including the healthcare sector.
Benny has extensive experience in infrastructure and power projects and the associated project financing, among others, the Sarulla geothermal power project, which was awarded Indonesian Energy Deal of the Year 2014 by Asian Legal Business.
Benny is recognised by International Financial Law Review as a "Highly Regarded" Leading Lawyer for Energy and Infrastructure (IFLR1000, 2017).
Indonesian Infrastructure in Focus.
March 7, 2017
Following its amendment in late 2017 through Regulation No. 49 (see our update here), Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources (MEMR) Regulation No. 10 of 2017 on Power Purchase Agreement Principles (PPA Regulation) has now been amended by Regulation No. 10 of 2018, which came into effect on 13 February 2018 (Regulation 10/2018)..
March 15, 2018
The Indonesian government has introduced a number of recent changes to energy regulation including changes to 'government force majeure' risk allocation, efforts to improve electricity infrastructure, notification of IPP shareholding composition and management changes, and updates to regulations on renewable energy for electricity. .
August 23, 2017
Norton Rose Fulbright advises on the Riau 275 MW gas-fired power plant in Sumatra.
April 12, 2017
Jakarta partners Benny Bernarto and Nadia Soraya give a detailed overview of project finance and infrastructure in Indonesia..
June 08, 2016