Papua New Guinea

National Energy Policy 2016-2020

Executive
Policy
Passed in 2015
The National Energy Policy sets out principles and strategies to ensure affordable, competitive, sustainable supply of energy to meet national and provincial development needs while protecting the environment. 

The principles are: 1) to strengthen institutional capacity and recruit right human capital to manage the energy sector; 2) to develop an integrated planning process for sustainable energy supply and utilization; 3) all energy resources will be developed bu the State for the betterment of all citizens; 4) to promote a conducive environment for long term sustainable economic solutions in the supply of all energy sources; 5) to encourage involvement of the private sector in the development and provision of energy services; 6) to ensure energy resources are developed and delivered in an environmentally sustainable manner; 7) to promote efficient systems and safety in energy supply in all sectors (transport, residential, commercial, industrial and agriculture); 8) to diversify the development and utilisation of energy resources for the nation's well-being and economic prosperity; 9) to promote energy efficiency and conservation measures and wise use of energy.


Documents
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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