The Rural Electrification Authority was established under Section 66 of the Energy Act, 2006 (No 12 of 2006) as a body corporate. The Authority was created in order to accelerate the pace of rural electrification in the country, a function which was previously undertaken by the Ministry of Energy.
To accelerate the pace of rural electrification in order to promote sustainable socio-economic development
NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS
Rural Electrification Authority is taking a lead role in provision of infrastructural support in readiness for the rollout of the national laptop project.Read more...
REA has joined other Energy Sector Parastatals in organising the Energy Journalism Excellence Awards (EJEA) .Read more...