Taner Yıldız (b. 3 April 1962, Devecipınar, Boğazlıyan) is a Turkish politician. He is a member of the Justice and Development Party and the Energy and Natural Resources Minister of Turkey. Taner Yıldız is graduated from the Istanbul Technical University as an electrical engineer. He worked with the Kayseri Electricity Generation Company. He was elected to the Parliament in 2002. Taner Yıldız served as an energy adviser to the prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.