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  • Uganda seeks Chinese cooperation in nuclear energy
    Uganda seeks Chinese cooperation in nuclear energy 5/12/2017

    A delegation from Uganda has visited China to familiarise itself with nuclear energy technology and to discuss cooperation. The African country plans to introduce nuclear into its future energy mix.

  • Ugandan power utilities rated the best
    Ugandan power utilities rated the best 4/28/2017

    Among the 39 countries surveyed in sub-Saharan Africa- to determine the most efficient power utilities when it comes to operational and capital expenditures, Uganda came out on top.

  • Uganda is set to increase renewable energy projects
    Uganda is set to increase renewable energy projects 2/27/2017

    Last week, the Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited (UEGCL) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a Norwegian power company, W. Giertsen Energy Solutions for the development of renewable energy projects.

  • Uganda: Gov focused on achieving 100% grid access
    Uganda: Gov focused on achieving 100% grid access 2/17/2017

    The Ugandan government is working to ensure that all Ugandan residents have access to electricity, including those living in remote areas, an official from the energy ministry has stated.

  • Renewable energy in Uganda to be expanded to rural areas
    Renewable energy in Uganda to be expanded to rural areas 2/14/2017

    Renewable energy in Uganda will be expanded to remote areas lacking access to electricity in Uganda,commissioner renewable energy resources at the ministry of Energy, Mr. John Tumuhimbise has announced.