Vision & Mission Statement of Energy and Mineral Resources Division
> To achieve energy security for the country through supply of sustainable energy services for all at affordable prices and exploit mineral resources in an environmentally sustainable manner.
Mission Statement, to ensure energy security of the country the steps that will be taken are as follows -
> Formulate a comprehensive and integrated energy plan over short, medium, and long term.
> Optimize the recovery from the existing gas fields through accelerated appraisal and development of wells.
> Put all out efforts to convert known probable and possible reserves into proven ones and also to convert delineated gas resources into reserves;
> Strengthen exploration activities in both onshore and offshore area to find new discovery and to attract IOCs under Production Sharing Contract (PSC) to explore offshore area;
> Develop transmission and distribution network for evacuation of gas from gas fields;
> Make energy sector efficient through introduction of improved management techniques;
> Implement measures in a phased manner to increase energy efficiency;
> Strengthening of Research and Development activities and operational capabilities of National Companies;
> Strengthen the exploration activities for coal and other mineral resources keeping in view the socio-economic and environmental considerations;
> Develop the discovered coal fields and optimum utilization of these resources;
> Increase the use of LPG to reduce the dependency on natural gas and also to reduce deforestation;
> Import of natural gas in the form of LNG to meet up increasing energy demand;
> As part of fuel diversification strategy, import of required quantity of liquid petroleum products and increase their storage capacity;
> Harness new and renewable sources of energy and strengthen Regional Energy Cooperation to meet increasing energy demand.
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