Colombian Ministry of Mines and Energy
The Ministry of Mines and Energy is the key governmental body involved in the energy sector. The role of the Ministry is overall policy making and supervision of the electricity sector in Colombia.
In September 2011 Mauricio Cárdenas was named the Minister of Mines and Energy for Colombia. Prior to serving as Minister, Cardenas was director of the Latin America Initiative at the Washington-based think tank, the Brookings Institute.
Official Website: www.minminas.gov.co