About the Ministry
The main activities of
the Ministry revolve around the formulation of policies and strategies in the energy,
water and wastewater sectors and the establishment of a responsive legal
framework to govern the development of these sectors.
energy and water security, safe disposal of wastewater and peaceful use of
nuclear technology and ionizing sources.
To fulfill our commitment to the nation, by ensuring:-
the availability of reliable electricity, water and wastewater disposal
the development of renewable sources of energy;
the promotion of peaceful use of nuclear technology and a safe utilization of
ionizing sources in line with international radiation safety practices; and
the development of programmes for the promotion of energy efficiency.
Integrity: We are guided by the highest
standards of professional ethics.
Innovation: We always look forward to
Quality: We are result-oriented and are
committed to provide quality services.
Teamwork: We foster teamwork, communication
and information sharing.
Timeliness: We strive to meet targets in a
ensure that polices and strategies are defined and implemented for energy
security and the development of renewable energy;
encourage energy efficiency in all sectors and households;
mobilize water resources to meet the needs of the population and of
all sectors of the economy;
ensure access to water of good quality;
replace as far as possible on-site wastewater disposal systems by public
sewer network facilities; and
ensure peaceful and safety application of ionizing radiation in the
The following organisations fall under the purview of the
Efficiency Management Office (EEMO) – Promotion of Energy Efficiency.
Protection Authority (RPA) – Regulation of Ionizing Radiation.
Resources Unit (WRU) – Mobilization and Development of water resources.
Electricity Board (CEB) – Generation, Transmission, Distribution and Sale
Water Authority (CWA) – Treatment and Distribution of potable water.
Management Authority (WMA) – Collection, Treatment and Disposal of wastewater.
Renewable Energy Agency (MARENA) – Promote Renewable Energy Projects.
Regulatory Authority (URA) – Regulation of Utility Sector.