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Parliament approves USD 1.4 billion loan for Karuma Hydro Power Project

The USD 1.6 Billion Hydro Power Project at Karuma is expected to be completed in the next four years. Construction of the underground tunnels to access the power house which will generate 600 Megawatts has now been ongoing for the last one year.

The USD 1.4 Billion represents 85% of the project funding as a loan from Export Import Bank of china. Government of Uganda has already made its contribution of 15% amounting to USD 253.26 Million. Read more......

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Exploration Activity in Ngassa

Government has made significant progress in the petroleum sector. This has been possible through investment in the human resource capacity through specialised training and procurement of specialised equipment to collect geological, geophysical and geochemical data. These efforts led to attraction of investment for exploration and more importantly, the discovery of commercial oil and gas reserves in 2006.Read more...

Electricity company to sell stock share to the public

Electricity company to sell stock share to the public

The Daily Monitor

2015-01-22 10:06:00

Uganda sets up region’s first oil lab

Uganda sets up region’s first oil lab

The EastAfrican

2014-11-12 09:54:37

Women climb the technical ladder

Women climb the technical ladder

Oil in Uganda

2014-11-12 10:05:00

A drilling engineer is not made in a day

A drilling engineer is not made in a day

Oil in Uganda

2014-11-12 10:11:29

President Museveni commissions Bujagali dam

President Museveni commissions Bujagali dam

New Vision

2014-11-12 10:32:00

Mineral Agreement For Osukuru Phosphate & Steel Project

Mineral Agreement For Osukuru Phosphate & Steel Project

STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE

2014-12-23 00:00:00

Projects and Programmes

Promotion of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Programme (PREEEP)
Energy for Rural Transformation (ERT)