Implementation of EAC regional energy projects and programmes draws its mandate from Article 101 of the Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community.
• Role of Energy Sector
To facilitate realisation of EAC’s broad objectives of socio- economic development, increased competitiveness, value added production, trade and investment.
• Development Objective
Increased access to sufficient, reliable, affordable and environmentally sound energy sources in the Region
• The sector is organized into three sub-sectors;
2. New and Renewable Energy Sources and Energy Conservation and Efficiency
3. Fossil Fuels