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IFC and MIGA approve refinancing package for 250 MW hydropower project in Uganda

IFC and MIGA approve refinancing package for 250 MW hydropower project in Uganda

🕔Mar 12, 2018

The Board of Directors of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) have approved a refinancing package for the 250 MW Bujagali hydropower project, located on  the Victoria Nile in Uganda. One of the largest power-generation plants in Uganda, the project has been operational since 2012.

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Financial close for the 10 MW Tororo solar PV project in Uganda

Financial close for the 10 MW Tororo solar PV project in Uganda

🕔Dec 23, 2016

Building Energy has announced the achievement of the financial close for the construction of the 10 MW Tororo solar PV project in Uganda.

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Building Energy finances 10 MW solar project in Uganda

Building Energy finances 10 MW solar project in Uganda

🕔Oct 11, 2016

Building Energy has agreed with FMO a US$ 14.7 million senior loan for the financing of the Tororo solar PV project in Uganda.

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ENGIE invests in Green Bio Energy to develop improved cooking implements in Uganda

ENGIE invests in Green Bio Energy to develop improved cooking implements in Uganda

🕔Jul 25, 2016

ENGIE has taken an 18.5% minority stake in Green Bio Energy, a company active in Uganda where it produces improved cookstoves and charcoal briquettes reconstituted from waste materials.

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Uganda suspends negotiations for US$3.5B refinery project

Uganda suspends negotiations for US$3.5B refinery project

🕔Jul 19, 2016

The government of Uganda has suspended negotiations with a Russian consortium, RT Global Resources, for the development of the 60,000 bpd refinery public private partnership (PPP) project. 

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Frontier Market Energy & Carbon Fund signs financing for Ugandan hydropower project

Frontier Market Energy & Carbon Fund signs financing for Ugandan hydropower project

🕔May 3, 2016

FMO has arranged a US$ 10.2 million senior loan for the development and construction of a 5.4MW run-of-the-river hydropower project in Uganda.

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Financing signed for Uganda solar project

Financing signed for Uganda solar project

🕔Feb 22, 2016

EREN RE and Access Infra Africa have announced that construction of the 10 MW solar photovoltaic project in Uganda will begin next month.

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Uganda to sign oil refinery PPP project in October

Uganda to sign oil refinery PPP project in October

🕔Sep 29, 2015

According to sources, the government of Uganda expects to conclude the negotiations for the 60,000 bpd refinery development PPP project and sign the Final Investment decision by October 2015.

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Uganda launches tender for waste-to-energy PPP plant

Uganda launches tender for waste-to-energy PPP plant

🕔Jul 24, 2015

Uganda's National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) has launched a request for proposals (RFP) to develop Waste-to-Energy PPP project for its Kampala Service Area.

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Winner emerges for Uganda’s $2.5bn Oil refinery through PPP

Winner emerges for Uganda’s $2.5bn Oil refinery through PPP

🕔Feb 19, 2015

The Government of Uganda has officially announced that Russia's RT Global Resources-led consortium is the winner of the $2.5 billion oil refinery contract.

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Two teams selected for Ugandan solar power plants

Two teams selected for Ugandan solar power plants

🕔Dec 15, 2014

The government of Uganda has selected two consortia to develop two 10 MW solar plants.

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Winner for Ugandan refinery PPP project in February

Winner for Ugandan refinery PPP project in February

🕔Dec 12, 2014

The government of Uganda has announced it will select the preferred bidder for the development of a 60,000 barrels per day (BPD) oil refinery and related downstream infrastructure by February 2015.

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Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda seek consultant for feasibility study of transmission project

Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda seek consultant for feasibility study of transmission project

🕔Sep 25, 2014

The Governments of the Republic of Kenya, the Republic of Uganda and the Republic of Rwanda, through the Joint Steering Committee (JSC), have launched a request for expressions of interest (RFEOI) to develop a feasibility study for the harmonization of 400kV transmission lines in the three countries.

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Uganda invites two bidders to negotiate for refinery project

Uganda invites two bidders to negotiate for refinery project

🕔Jul 1, 2014

Two out of the four bidders that submitted proposals on May 30th to the Government of Uganda (GOU) for the development of a 60,000 barrels per day (BPD) oil refinery and related downstream infrastructure have been invited to progress to the negotiations stage of the tender process.

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Actis concludes sale of electricity firm in Uganda

Actis concludes sale of electricity firm in Uganda

🕔Jun 19, 2014

Actis has announced its subsidiary, Umeme Holdings Ltd (UHL), has sold a total 45.7% of Ugandan electricity distribution company, Umeme Ltd for US$98 million to Ugandan retail investors.

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