Ministry functions

 

* Designing & providing of the water engineering projects, and making correction, approval of engineering designs, and supervision on its implementation.

*  Managing, operating and maintenance of the irrigation services facilities in the projects.

* Conducting scientific research in the field of water hydrology, irrigation equipments, rivers and flood water, sediment  and all concerning  development, renewing , operation of irrigation & water resources facilities.

* Operating, managing with efficiency and supervision of dams.

* Setting up  policy & plans for developing, renewing ,water use rationalization,  of water resources development.

* Monitoring , collecting data & information , analysis , making correction of water resources in country .

* Setting up  policies, programs and projects for developing drinking water to rural and urban area in the international standard.

* Preparing, developing, renewing of the engineering & standards designs for drinking water projects and its implementation.

* Setting up polices & regulations concerning energy generation from several sources and its transmission , distribution , approval of general plans & programs of electricity and make use of its projects and the following up of its implementation .

* Organizing & supervision the activities concerning generation, transmission and distribution of electricity.

* Supervision on public corporations, private and mixing companies, that working in generating, distribution and sales of electricity.

* Providing technical consultants in all concerning electricity sectors.

* Determine list of energy rates .

* Setting up specifications, technical methods for equipment, machines and devises to insure electric system in Sudan, also determine the conditions & regulations of general safety that should be providing in electric institutions and electric providing works.

*  Determine specifications for exportation and operation of thermal generators and make control of employee occupational safety and risks that face public and facilities .

* Encourage investment in generating , distribution, resources development of power with coordination with concerning authorities .

* Proposed regulations and environmental conditions,  that should be providing in using electricity technicians and following up implementation according to environmental rules .

* Developing of using alternative energies in electricity production .

* Setting up polices and general regulations , that concerning technical and fields of renewable energies and its transmission, distribution , organizing and monitoring of concerning activities, preparation the study of resources limitation and the possibility of its using  and commitment of the imposed environmental conditions according to environmental  rules .

* Setting up policies, plans and programs related to alternative energies, raising the contribution of its techniques in national energy balance, encourage investment, make use of unutilized sources and following – up the related development and scientific researches.