DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
2016 MAJOR ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Energy is the sector most responsible for economic development, a vehicle to create jobs and attract investments . Likewise, it is a sector requiring careful and decisive planning, clear policy development, deployment of new technologies , as well as advancement of reliable ones. In the country, it is recognized that each of the energy sub - sectors play s an important rol e in delivering diverse and reliable source s of energy. And often the work in the DOE is most effective when undertaken in collaboration with other agencies of government and private entities to ensure that challenges are addressed and expectations are me t.
For 2016, the DOE has built on the progress of its various energy sub - sectors. B elow are the highlights of accomplishments and activities of the Department t hat were comple ted and delivered as of 3 rd quarter of the year.