EWURA is an autonomous multi-sectoral regulatory authority responsible for technical and economic regulation of the electricity, petroleum, natural gas and water sectors. The functions of EWURA include among others, licensing, tariff review, monitoring performance and standards with regards to quality, safety, health and environment. EWURA is also responsible for promoting effective competition and economic efficiency, protecting the interests of consumers and promoting the availability of regulated services to all consumers including low income, rural and disadvantaged consumers in the regulated sectors. ... [according to site editor's information]
AFREPREN/FWD is a NGO based in Nairobi that brings together over 300 African energy researchers and policy makers from Africa who have a long-term interest in energy research and the attendant policy-making process. AFREPREN/FWD is a collective regional (mainly Eastern and Southern African) response to the widespread concern over the weak link between energy research and the formulation and implementation of energy policy in Africa. The network has initiated policy research studies in 19 African countries: Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
AFREPREN/FWD has a separate consultancy arm registered as African Energy Policy Research Network Limited. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
FUNAE is the Nacional Electricity Fund in Mozambique, a public institution with administrative and financial autonomy. Its mission is to contribute to the development, production and use of different forms of low cost power and to promote the conservation, rational and sustainable management of power resources. It supplies financial aid and financial guarantees for economically and financially viable projects that are in tune with FUNAE objectives. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy is the regulatory and legislative agency which has responsibility for all matters relating to minerals, petroleum, industry and energy supplies. [according to site editor's information]
SPARKNET is an interdisciplinary interactive Knowledge Network focusing on energy for low-income households in Southern and East Africa. Acting as a ’virtual community’ and meeting / publishing through the internet SPARKNET brings together stakeholders from seven countries in Africa (South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique) and three from the European Union around the issue of energy and poverty in low-income households.
SPARKNET is sponsored by the European Commission's 5th Framework Programme for Research under the research and technological development programme Confirming the International Role of Community Research (INCO). ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
NAMCOR's main business is to ensure the optimum exploitation of Namibia's petroleum resources and meaningful Namibian participation in resulting business developments in petroleum related exploration activities. The company also acts as advisors to the Ministry of Mines and Energy and assists them in monitoring the exploration activities of licensees. In 2003 Namcor entered the downstream business. ... [according to site editor's information]
NEITI is the Nigerian subset of a global initiative aimed at following due process and achieving transparency in payments by Extractive Industry (EI) companies to governments and government-linked entities. It is mandated by law to promote transparency and accountability in the management of Nigeria’s oil, gas and mining revenues.
Reports and other key documents are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
PIEA seeks to promote the interest of the petroleum industry in East Africa independent of specific regulatory and commercial interests and to provide a forum for those interested in the Oil and Gas Industry. PIEA's aim is the promotion of professionalism and free enterprise in petroleum business supported by the highest business and operating standards, adherence to environment, health and safety ideals. ... [according to site editor's information]