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The Implementation phase of the ORIO Mini Hydro Power Project is officially underway following a launch ceremony that was held on 14th August 2017
UECCC is implementing agency of the Project that entails construction of 9 mini hydropower sites and a distribution network as a single project. The Project is being funded by the ORIO Infrastructure Fund of the Royal Kingdom of the Netherlands Government and the Government of Uganda Read More >>
UECCC is currently designing a Working Capital Facility for Solar Companies that sell Solar systems on a Pay As You Go, Pay Plan or Cash basis. The facility will be availed to Participating Financial Institutions (PFIs) for on-lending to eligible Solar Companies. On 27th and 28th June 2017, UECCC held workshops for Solar companies and PFIs to review the design of the Facility.
UECCC has developed another financing solution seeking to establish linkages with Savings and Credit Co-operative Organizations (SACCOs) and Member Organizations (not regulated by Bank of Uganda) for increased financing of off-grid solar PV solutions for rural electrification. Read More >>
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Within the framework of the Uganda Energy Capitalisation Trust, UECCC mobilized a Grant of up to 13.1 million from the Dutch Government towards the study and eventual construction up to 10 mini hydro power sites of capacities (0.5-1.5MW).Read More>>