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Our Energy Story

Overview

Discover how the Singapore Energy Story sets the vision towards a net-zero energy future.

Energy Supply

Gain insights into the four switches that power Singapore’s economy and our daily lives.

Energy Demand

Discover ways to enhance energy efficiency and lower your carbon footprint.

Energy Grid

Explore how EMA ensures a reliable and secure energy supply for everyone.

Energy Market Landscape

Learn about the intricacies of Singapore’s energy market structure and operations.

Consumer Information

Electricity

Get tips on buying electricity and protecting your family from electrical hazards.

Gas

Learn about purchasing gas and safeguarding your family against gas hazards.

Solar

Access information on installing solar panels at your home and selling excess electricity to the national grid.

Regulations & Licences

Regulations

Stay up-to-date with the latest regulations, policies and frameworks governing the energy sector.

Licences

Learn about the licences that EMA issues to different stakeholders in the energy sector.

Regulatory Publications

Read about the Codes of Practice and Circulars that EMA publishes to regulate the energy sector.

Partnerships

Calls for Proposal

Collaborate with EMA in co-creating innovative solutions for the energy sector.

Consultations

Give your comments and feedback on EMA’s policies and regulations.

R&D Partnerships

Discover how EMA works with stakeholders to catalyse new and innovative digital technologies.

Talent Development

Learn about EMA’s efforts in nurturing talent and cultivate interest in the energy sector.

View the latest quarterly electricity tariff revision for the period from April to June 2024.

EMA regulates Singapore’s electricity, gas industries and district cooling industries through legislation, policies and frameworks and codes of practice and more.

Industries Regulated by EMA

Below is an overview of the industries that are regulated by EMA:

  • Electricity

    In order to foster market competition while maintaining a reliable electricity supply, Singapore has a liberalised electricity industry in which commercial companies are permitted to generate and retail electricity. Meanwhile, the transmission of electricity is owned and managed by a natural monopoly as there is only one power grid in Singapore.

  • Gas

    The gas industry in Singapore has been liberalised, allowing commercial companies to supply natural gas to industries and power generation companies. Additionally, commercial companies are also able to supply town gas to commercial and residential consumers.

  • District Cooling

    District cooling is a utility service that centralises the production of chilled water which is distributed to various buildings in a designated area for air-conditioning and cooling purposes. Currently, EMA has granted a licence to Singapore District Cooling Pte Ltd to provide such services within the designated service area in the Marina Bay district.