Ministry of Energy of Kenya

FUNCTIONS OF THE MINISTRY Energy policy and development Hydropower Development Geothermal exploration and development Thermal power development Petroleum products, import/export/marketing policy Renewable energy development Energy regulation, security and conservation Fossil fuel exploration and development Rural Electrification Programme Expanding and upgrading of Energy infrastructure Promoting energy efficiency and conservation Protecting the environment Mobilizing requisite financial resources for operation and expansion of energy services consistent with rising demand Ensuring security of supply through diversification of sources and mixes in a cost effective manner Increasing accessibility to all segments of the population Enhance legal, regulatory and institutional frameworks to create both consumer and investor confidence Enhancing and achieving economic competitiveness and efficiency in energy production, supply and delivery