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Thursday, 9 May 2013

India funds Uganda power project

The Indian government is to finance the construction of the 180 megawatt (MW) Isimba hydro power project with a US 450-million dollar loan to boost Uganda's power generation.

Isimba will be the fourth largest hydro power project in Uganda. Other projects are 


1. the 600 MW Karuma dam, 
2. the 600 MW Ayago power station and 
3. the 250 MW Bujagali power project, which was switched on last year.

On Karuma Dam also read: http://eafricaenergy.blogspot.com/2013/04/karuma-dam-in-uganda-may-be-funded-by.html