Maldives Energy Authority (MEA) has approved new electricity tariffs to provide electricity to domestic customers in all inhabited islands. The newly approved tariffs include two tariff structures – one for Greater Male’ Region (Male’, Hulhumale’, Vilimale’) and one for all the rest of the inhabited islands. MEA announced the new tariffs at a media briefing held at the Ministry of Environment and Energy this afternoon. Electricity bill totals with new tariff rates for the domestic customers can be estimated using the bill calculator provided on MEA website.
In order to facilitate the production of renewable energy by individual and private parties from a national level, “Net Metering Regulation” for connecting renewable energy systems to utility’s power grids has been inaugurated today. This is a step taken to encourage the public in utilizing the clean energy sources available in Maldives and to reduce dependence on imported fuels. The ceremony was inaugurated by the Minister of Environment and Energy Honorable Thoriq Ibrahim. Leading personnel from the Ministry of Environment and Energy, government institutions and utilities participated in the event that took place at Hotel Jen today. Under the Net Metering Regulation consumers will be able to invest in production of energy for themselves by means of renewable sources. While ... more
Staff of Maldives Energy Authority participated in the special Seminar on Procurement of Consulting Services and Goods held by Asian Development Bank at Traders Hotel Maldives, which lasted 2 days. Major Government bodies partook this seminar such ... more
Maldives Energy Authority (MEA) organized a meeting to present the new draft electricity tariff methodology to electricity service providers on ... more
Maldives Energy Authority (MEA) today commenced a program to inspect the power systems established in Maldives. The aim of the ... more
Maldives participates in the subregional consultation meeting on “Energy Access and Energy Security: Prospects and Challenges for Regional Cooperation” held ... more
Maldives Energy Authority
Maldives Energy Authority (MEA) is an independent regulatory body affiliated to the Ministry of Energy and Environment and operates under guidance of a Governing Board appointed by the President.