The Central Electricity Board (CEB) is a parastatal body wholly owned by the Government of Mauritius and reporting to the Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities. Established in 1952 and empowered by Central Electricity Board Act of January 1964, the CEB’s business is to “prepare and carry out development schemes with the general object of promoting, coordinating and improving the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in Mauritius”.

In 2022, the CEB produced approximately 3,119.2 GWh of energy. Of this, 80.8% (2,520.8 GWh) was generated from non-renewable sources, while 19.2% (598.4 GWh) came from renewable sources. This blend of energy production underscores the CEB’s commitment to diversifying its energy portfolio and incorporating sustainable practices.


To become a world-class commercial electricity utility enabling the social and economic development of the region.


To meet the expectations of customers and stakeholders by:

  • Delivering prompt and efficient customer services;
  • Developing our employees and providing them with incentives;
  • Providing an affordable, safe, and reliable electricity supply;
  • Undertaking our business in an environmentally responsible manner;
  • Being the preferred employer in the region

Corporate Goals

  • Increase Financial Soundness and Efficiency: The CEB aims to enhance its financial stability and operational efficiency, ensuring that it can sustainably fund its activities and investments.
  • Build an Integrated Planning Capability: By developing robust planning capabilities, the CEB seeks to optimize its operations and anticipate future energy needs.
  • Become the Most Desirable Employer in Mauritius: The CEB strives to attract and retain top talent by fostering a supportive and rewarding work environment.
  • Implement Enabling Information Systems: The adoption of advanced information systems is crucial for improving operational efficiency and customer service.
  • Meet International Standards for Supply and Services: The CEB is dedicated to achieving and maintaining international standards in both the supply of electricity and the quality of customer service.

The Central Electricity Board’s comprehensive approach to electricity management not only focuses on meeting current demands but also prepares for future challenges by integrating sustainable practices and advanced technologies. Through its commitment to excellence and innovation, the CEB plays a pivotal role in driving the social and economic development of Mauritius.