PRESIDENT LAUNCHES THE FIRST CONCRETE POURING ACTIVITIES AT ISIMBA HYDRO POWER DAM.
President Yoweri Museveni presided over the start of the construction works at Isimba hydro power dam. The proposed 183 MW dam whose first turbine is expected to be in operational in December 2016 is likely to significantly reduce power tariffs once put on the national grid.Readmore
Energy week 2015
Energy Week is an annual campaign that focuses on sustainable use of energy and energy access. Energy Week, previously called Energy Efficiency Week started in 2005 with the aim of sensitizing the public about efficient utilisation of energy. Since then, it has become a popular event with over 100 key stakeholders participating. Readmore...
Following the publication of Notice of Request for Qualification (RfQ) for Uganda’s Licensing Round for Petroleum Exploration, Development and Production on 25th February 2015 in which six blocks within the Albertine Graben were presented, the Ministry has received a significant number of Application for Qualification (AfQ) from companies across the Globe. Readmore...