Ministry of Energy (Sierra Leone)
The primary responsibility of the Ministry of Energy is to formulate and implement policies, projects and programmes on energy and provide oversight functions across the entire energy supply chain for all sector agencies which include Electricity Generation & Transmission Authority (EGTC), Electricity Distribution & Supply Agency (EDSA) , Electricity & Water Regulatory Commission(EWRC) and other forms of energy supply and utilisation.
The supply of electricity is the responsibility of the Electricity Distribution and Supply Authority (EDSA) whilst that of generation of electricity is the responsibility of the Electricity Generation and Transmission Company (EGTC).
To create an enabling environment for the provision of modern energy services for increased productivity, wealth creation and improved quality of life for all Sierra Leoneans.
Develop policies and programmes for the provision of energy (electrical and otherwise) in an adequate affordable and sustainable basis to the entire population of Sierra Leone.