Alternative Energy Development Board Act
Specifically the functions of the board are to:
- Develop national strategy, policies and plans for utilisation of alternative and renewable energy resources to achieve the targets
- Act as a forum for evaluating, monitoring and certification of alternative or renewable energy projects and products. This includes a) acting as a co-ordination agency for commercial application of alternative or renewable technology; and b) facilitating energy generation through alternative or renewable energy resources, including: inter alia the promotion or development of renewable energy projects; and interacting with other agencies domestically and internationally for alternative energy production
The Act also allows the board to establish an institute of renewable energy technologies.