Peter Johansen is an Senior Energy Specialist in the World Bank’s Energy Practice based in Washington, DC. But primarily working in East Asia. He holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark and has more than 35 years of energy sector experience in planning, preparing and implementing a wide range of energy projects in Europe, East and South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. He is the Task Team Leader for WB’s geothermal projects in Indonesia, including financing construction of the 110 MW Ulubelu 3&4 in South Sumatra, the 40 MW Lahendong (Tompaso) 5&6 in Northern Sulawesi, and a $105 million Geothermal Energy Upstream Development Project that is financing government sponsored exploration drilling for several new geothermal sites. Recently he has been assisting the Government of Indonesia in the preparation of a new Geothermal Resource Risk Mitigation (GREM) Facility, which aims at scaling up the utilization of Indonesia’s geothermal resources.