Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification (Solomon Islands)
The Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification is one of the technical and Resource Sector Ministries of the Solomon Islands Government (SIG). The Ministry is responsible for geological sciences and for the development and management of Solomon Islands’ mineral, petroleum, water and energy resources. The Ministry is also responsible for the mitigation of geological and hydrological related hazards, including mitigation against emission of Green House Gases (GHG) and Ozone Layer Depleting Substances (ODS) into the atmosphere.
The Ministry’s functions are executed by its Technical Divisions which are supported by the Ministry’s Corporate Services.
A wealthy, healthy and environmentally safe Solomon Islands
Ensure a wealthy and healthy Solomon Islands through appropriately designed systems and instruments that enhance social and economic wellbeing of all citizens with sustainable use of renewable and non-renewable resources and reducing vulnerability to natural related hazards.See more