UEGCL RECEIVE THE ‘DEEDS OF ASSIGNMENT FOR CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION POWERS’ FOR KARUMA AND ISIMBA HYDRO POWER PROJECTS.
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development on the 21st of November, 2016 handed over to Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited, UEGCL, ‘Deeds of Assignment for contract administration powers’ for the Karuma and Isimba Hydro Power Projects. UEGCL is the Government implementing agency for the generation component of the projects, while Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited UETCL, and is the implementing ...Read More »
Provide continuous leadership, supervision, training and development of department staff ensuring an effective and motivated team; Liaise with the HR department in conducting performance appraisals and ensure competency and training gaps are addressed. Prepare and submit to the Company Secretary bi monthly progress reports on assignments handled by the Department. Supervise external and internal legal counsel, issue instructions and review ...Read More »
Dr. Eng. Harrison Mutikanga(UEGCL CEO second from left) and Anil Ghatikar(director GOPA second from right exchange a signed contract for the NyagakIII Owner’s Engineer GOPA-International Energy Consultants GmbH (Lead Member, Germany) in association with ZolletIngegneria (Joint Venture Partner, Italy) have been procured by Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited (UEGCL) as Owner’s Engineer for the 5.5 MW Nyagak III Small Hydropower Project (SHPP) ...Read More »
This year, UEGCL participated in the CEO Forum and was at the center of the dialogue under the theme Financing Uganda into a middle income Economy with specifics on “Power, Potential, Prospects and pitfalls”. During the discussion, UEGCL emphasized that; Given the capita target of 578 kWh, Population growth of 3% annum, allowing 18% system losses and system load factor ...Read More »
UEGCL CEO Dr. Harrison staff visited tunneling projects (hydropower & transport) & equipment manufacturer in Austria & Germany organized by ILF Consulting Engineers. The purpose of visit was to; Visit Hydropower Plants and Equipment Manufacturers in Austria and Germany. Learn from their experience on projects under construction and operation in Tunneling for Hydropower and Transportation. Finalize on the scope of ...Read More »
UEGCL received the vesting instruments for the takeover of the Maziba Gorge Small Hydro Power plant from Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL). The 1MW power station, situated on the Kiruruma River that flows from Rwanda, into Uganda and back to Rwanda in Kabale District is one of the oldest small hydropower stations to be developed in Uganda and commissioned ...Read More »
UEGCL Board, management and staff visited the Bugungu Afforestation project an environmental community development project .The Afforestation Project located in Bugungu, Kyaggwe, Nyenga Sub County, Buikwe District is an offset project for the construction of the 200MW Kiira Hydro Power Station. The major objective of this project was to compensate for the lost biodiversity at the canal during the construction ...Read More »
ILF Consulting Engineers Austria GmbH (ILF) has been awarded a contract to serve as the Implementation Engineer for the 44.7MW Muzizi HPP to be developed by Uganda Electricity Generation Company Ltd (UEGCL) located on River Muzizi in the districts of Kibaale, Kyenjonjo, Kabarole and Ntorooko. The project has got full support of Government of Uganda (GoU) through Ministry of Finance ...Read More »
UEGCL CEO DR. ENG. HARRISON MUTIKANGA (LEFT) EXCHANGES THE MOU WITH PROF. CHENG XIALEI, DIRECTOR OF HRC-CHINA AFTER COMMITTING TO THE FUTURE COLLABORATION TO SET UP A TRAINING SCHOOL.
Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in a concerted effort to enhance its technical capabilities in power generation. The training institute to be set up by the Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited (UEGCL) with support from the Chinese Government and National Research Institute for Rural Electrification (NRIRE)/Hangzhou Regional Centre (Asia& Pacific) for Small Hydro Power ...Read More »