Our Department History
The Oil and Gas Planning Department was formed on 1-4-2016.The Ministry of Electric Power and the Ministry of Energy were merged to form the Ministry of Electricity and Energy.The Ministry of Electricity and Energy, the Minister's Office and Departments/Organizations (7) from the Ministry of Electric Power and the Ministry of Energy, the Minister's Office, Enterprise (3), A total of (2) ministerial offices and (10) departments/organizations were formed as follows-
According to the Ministry of Electricity and Energy's Notification No. 101/2016 dated 5-7-2016, two Ministries had been combined to form the Ministry of Electricity and Energy, with one (1) Permanent Secretary in order to reduce the existing two Permanent Secretaries of the two Minister's Offices Although the Ministry of Electricity was divided into ministerial offices and (7) departments/organizations and The Ministry of Energy is composed of ministerial offices and three (3) departments /organizations. The Oil and Gas Planning Department, which is managed by the Director General, It was established with officer positions (40), staff positions (140) in total of (180), and it has been operating with officer (26), staffs (31) in total of (57) staffs to carry out their duties from 1-9-2016 on.
State’s Energy Vision
State’s Energy Policy aims to provide national economic development as well as to sustainably fulfill the increasing domestic energy demand. The vision is to formulate an energy policy which can make energy resources divided among the States and Divisions fairly, with a view to the sustainable use of energy resources in the long run.