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The end of tadoba in Uganda

The last 50 years have seen a transformation in the energy sector. From the one dam, Owen Falls Dam, which produced 60MW in 1954 to many dams that are...

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Uganda gets more stable power supply

By 2015, Uganda had 850MW of installed capacity with effective generation of approximately 710 MW, of which approximately 645MW is hydro and 101.5 MW is...

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Umeme: 12 years of powering Uganda

Under the Government-run Uganda Electricity Board (UEB), power outages were a norm rather than an exception.

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Museveni calls for power extension to more...

Museveni also advised the Indian investors to look into the production of industrial alcohol out of carbohydrate-laden crops like cassava.

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Man electrocuted in Kampala

Geoffrey Kasibante died instantly when he tried to pick a plate of food he had placed on a transformer during a lunch hour drizzle

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Isimba dam in final stages of completion...

The four-year project will generate power of 183MW

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UETCL asked to speed up power transmission...

The committee noted that the inadequate transmission and distribution network has affected public administration and people’s lives through unstable power...

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Eskom: the power giant at the core of S.Africa's...

Parliament in South Africa has for months been probing Eskom over so-called "state capture".

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Residents up in arms over power

The residents of Ndoli A’ B and Bulwani villages said despite the villages being on the power grid for six years, they still lack power.

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Residents demonstrate over faulty transformer...

The sub-county chairperson, Charles Wanyama, calmed down the residents, saying he shares the same plight with the community.


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Museveni launches fiberboard factory...

President Yoweri Museveni launched Nile Fibre Boards Uganda Ltd at Kinoni Village, Kakoge Sub County in Nakasongola district on April 10. The $25m factory is to employ over 1000 locals. The company is specialised in making wood products including different...