Ministry of Energy
The Ministry of Energy (MoE) was established in 2016 following the Republican President' directive to re-align the Ministry from the then Ministry of Energy and Water Development (MEWD). This was during the President' address to Parliament in September, 2016. Prior to the re-alignments, the Ministry of Energy and Water Development was part of the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development (MMEWD) which was established in 2012 following the Patriotic Front (PF) Party forming Government in 2011. In 2015, MMEWD was re-aligned to the Ministry of Energy and Water Development and Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development (MMMD).
Regional Electricity Regulators Association of Southern Africa (RERA)
The Regional Electricity Regulators Association of Southern Africa (RERA) is a formal association of independent electricity regulators whose establishment was approved by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ministers responsible for Energy in Maseru, Lesotho on 12 July 2002..
The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC)
Founded in 1889, the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to representing the state public service commissions who regulate the utilities that provide essential services such as energy, telecommunications, power, water, and transportation. NARUC' members include all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Most state commissioners are appointed to their positions by their governor or legislature, while commissioners in 14 states are elected. For a complete breakdown
The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA)
The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) is a regulatory authority established as a juristic person in terms of Section 3 of the National Energy Regulator Act, 2004 (Act No. 40 of 2004). NERSA' mandate is to regulate the electricity, piped-gas and petroleum pipelines industries in terms of the Electricity Regulation Act, 2006 (Act No. 4 of 2006), Gas Act, 2001 (Act No. 48 of 2001) and Petroleum Pipelines Act, 2003 (Act No. 60 of 2003). The structure of the Energy Regulator consists of nine members, five of whom are part-time and four are full-time, including the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The Energy Regulator is supported by personnel under the direction of the CEO.
ZESCO Ltd is Zambia's largest power utility. It originated in 1906 when a small thermal station was built in Livingstone to serve a section of the town 2