Energy, Investment, Opinion, Renewable

Africans must resist being bulldozed in energy transition timetable debate

December 13

For several years now, writes NJ Ayuk, wealthy nations and environmental organizations have been strong-arming African […]

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Business, Energy, Policy, Renewable

CSBAG roots for increased funding for renewable energy

November 27

Uganda should reduce energy tariffs, devolve energy functions to lower levels of government and redirect funding […]

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Business, Energy, Renewable

As the lights come on in northern Uganda, the EU launches a toolbox to keep them burning

July 11

In the expansive plains of northern Uganda, the days can be bright and the nights pitch […]

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Business, Companies, Energy, Renewable

Dolwe solar mini-grid charts a green future for Lake Victoria Island communities

February 10

Until Engie Equatorial’s 0.6MW solar power station went live on Dolwe Island this January, Umar’s life […]

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Finance, Renewable

Uganda Development Bank to co-host talks on green financing

December 1

This week Uganda is hosting over 400 delegates from 45 countries who will explore new approaches, […]

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Business, Companies, Energy, Renewable

Solar mini-grids bridge urban-rural energy divide in Uganda

October 18

As the mercury approaches 27 degrees Celcius, James Ongwech turns uneasily in his cramped drug shop. […]

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Companies, Renewable

Stanbic Bank in tripartite pact to replenish Uganda’s tree cover

September 10

Stanbic Bank, Total Uganda and Roofings Group have announced a tripartite partnership to support over 250 […]

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Business, Investment, Renewable

Malaria soap wins young Ugandan $12,5000 seed money

October 30

October 30, 2018—A Ugandan entrepreneur has emerged second runner-up for the Anzisha Prize that rewards innovation […]

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Companies, Energy, Finance, Investment, Renewable

Stanbic Bank joins Mkopa for solar schools project

September 27

  September 27, 2018—Stanbic Bank Uganda has contributed UGX 50 million in a partnership with M-Kopa […]

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Energy, Foreign News, Renewable

Africa’s largest wind power station set to go live in Kenya

September 8

Sept 08, 2018 – After a delay of nearly one year, Africa’s largest wind power station […]

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