Tourism in Indonesia is an important component of the Indonesian economy as well as a significant source of its foreign exchange revenues. According to the World Travel and Tourism Council, the direct contribution of travel and tourism to Indonesia‘s GDP in 2014 was IDR 325,467 billion (US$26,162 million) constituting 3.2% of the total GDP.

The name Indonesia derives from the Greek name of the Indos (Ἰνδός) and the word nesos (νῆσος), meaning "Indian islands". The name dates to the 18th century, far predating the formation of independent Indonesia. In 1850, George Windsor Earl, an English ethnologist, proposed the terms Indunesians—and, his preference, …

Energy Efficiency. We’ve been operating under solar power at Wonderful Pistachios & Almonds since 2007, when we opened what was then the largest single-site, privately owned operating solar plant in the U.S.