The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) is responsible for ensuring the supply of energy to the Emirate of Dubai, overseeing the effective planning of the energy sector, organizing the rights and duties of energy service providers in enhancing the cost-effectiveness and quality of the services provided to supply energy, rationalising the use of energy and ensuring environmental sustainability.
The primary role of the Council is to govern the energy sector in Dubai and develop energy policy framework to achieve energy sustainability. Member organisations of the council include Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Dubai Aluminium Company (DUBAL), Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), Dubai Supply Authority (DUSUP), Dubai Petroleum, Department of Petroleum Affairs and Dubai Municipality (DM). The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy is chaired by HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum. HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer is the Vice Chairman.
The Council also has a Secretary General as well as an Advisory Committee. The new Governing body seeks to ensure that the Emirate’s growing economy will have sustainable energy while preserving the environment. The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) is developing alternative and renewable energy sources for the Emirate, while increasing energy efficiency to reduce demand.