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Energy and Power Development


To ensure the provision of adequate and sustainable energy through formulating and implementing effective Policies and Regulatory Frameworks.


  • The overall functions for the Ministry are as follows:
  • Formulate and implement energy and power development policies.
  • Develop a legal and regulatory framework for the energy sector.
  • Monitor and evaluate the implementation of approved energy and power development policies and programmes.
  • Initiate and implement desirable reforms in the power and petroleum sectors.
  • Facilitate the empowerment of indigenous players in the sector.
  • Plan and coordinate energy supply and power development options.
  • Create an enabling investment environment in the energy sector.
  • Provide oversight on state enterprises and parastatals in the energy sector.
  • Promote the development and efficient utilization of renewable and non-renewable sources of energy.
  • Promote the use of energy efficient technologies and techniques.
  • Develop a database on energy use technologies and investment opportunities as well as disseminate such information.
  • Facilitate the implementation of research and development in the energy sector.



Minister, Hon. Zhemu Soda,

Deputy Minister, Hon. Magna. Mudyiwa, M.P.