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11:28
11:28

Parliament Asked to Probe Award of Contracts for UGX 784 Billion Electricity Project local content 3 1

The companies were part of the 59 prequalified sub-contractors by TBEA Co, a Chinese Power company working on the project that is to connect power across approximately 3,800 km of medium voltage and 5,900 km of low voltage networks with transformers and consumer connections.
12:08
12:08

Kampala Oil Terminal Land Row: Energy Ministry seeks advice From Lands oil pipeline 2 1

In 2007, the Energy Ministry earmarked the land as a strategic location for storing imported petroleum products for central and western Uganda.
13:06
13:06

Uganda, Tanzania Set New Deadline For Oil Pipeline Agreement crude oil 3 1 Top story

The idea is that all the final investment decisions for the pipeline, refinery and general developments should have been concluded by end of June for first oil 2021/2022.
11:18
11:18

Uganda To Increase Solar PV Electricity In Energy Mix national grid 3 1

The State Minister in charge of energy Simon DUjanga says besides generating more hydroelectric power, one of the long-term policy measures to increase diversity and security in energy supply in the country is to develop small renewable projects including the use solar PV generated electrical energy.
19:48
19:48

Construction of Kasese District Headquarters Stalls Over Funds ministry of energy 2

The construction of the block at the district headquarters in Rukoki, Kasese town was started in 2005 It then stalled until 2017 when the district leadership used about UGX 600 million shillings to erect the walls of the building up to the slab of the first floor for the two-floor storied building. Since this year started no construction has been made on the structure.
06:46
06:46

Energy Ministry Suspends Use of Excavators in Kabarole Pozzolana Mines richard rwabuhinga 1 2

Isa Lugayizi, a Geologist from the Ministry issued the directive while meeting more than 500 Pozzolana miners at Harugongo Primary School playground.
07:29
07:29

Uganda Land Commission Seeks Policy Direction on Oil Pipeline Compensation ministry of energy 1 2 Top story

Recently, a number of refinery affected persons petitioned the Speaker of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga through Mubende Banyoro United Association for compensation. They want government to value their land and compensate them as title holders as opposed to being Bibanja land holders or squatters.
09:30
09:30

Ministry of Energy Under Fire over Pozzolana Royalties kabarole 2

According to section 98 3 second schedule of the Mining Act, royalties are supposed to be shared in such a way that government takes 80 percent and the local government takes 20 percent.
07:41
07:41

Government Hands Electro-Maxx 6-Year Power Deal district 1

The Acting Director of Energy Resources in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, James Banabe last week said they had rejected pressure from Electro-Maxx to add US 2 cents for capacity building.
18:19
18:19

Mystery Surrounds Two Impounded Mineral Containers uganda 1 Top story

The URA Publicists, Herbert Ssempogo denied knowledge of the containers, saying they have never heard about them.
11:33
11:33

Government Assessing Costs of Terminating Umeme Contract ministry of energy 1 2

The Government through the Ministry of Energy and Minerals has said that it is calculating costs that it would incur in terminating the contract of power distribution company Umeme.
10:21
10:21

Political Bickering Delays Construction Of Karuma Project Hospital ministry of energy 1 Top story

Sinohydro, the Chinese Company building the 600 Megawatt power station is set to build the hospital under Corporate Social Responsibility at a tune of 1.5 million US Dollars, approximately five billion Shillings for each of two health facilities. According to Ministry of Health demographics and arrangement of health facilities, 1.5 million Dollars can only manage the bills of quantity of a health centre four. But the Ministry of Energy through a letter to Sinohydro insists that they want a fully-fledged hospital.
18:00
18:00

PAC: Non Submission of Reports by Oil Companies a Threat to Sector pepd 3

Robert Kasande, the Energy Ministry, Permanent Secretary, defended the ministry, saying they have been demanding for the reports from the oil companies in vain.
07:41
07:41

MPs Question Minister Muloni Over Oil Development Cash ministry of energy 1 3

The legislators expressed fear that most of the oil revenues could be taken by international oil companies currently licensed to produce oil in the Albertine Graben.
17:34
17:34

Australian Firm Gets Kanywataba Exploration License cnooc uganda 1

The signing of the Production Sharing Agreement and grant of Petroleum Exploration License will have Armour Energy Limited as a newcomer in Ugandas oils oil and gas sector. It is one of the three companies that made it to the last round of the first competitive licensing process which opened in February 2015.
18:50
18:50

Museveni Sacks Energy Ministry PS ministry of energy 1 Top story

President Yoweri Museveni has sacked the newly appointed Energy Ministry Permanent Secretary, Dr. Stephen Isabalija.
15:30
15:30

Stanbic Bank to Raise Capital for Crude Oil Pipeline ministry of energy 1 2 Top story

The two financial institutions are expected to help government of Uganda to raise over 12.6 trillion Shillings 3.55 Billion required for financing the 1,445km pipeline by the second half of next year. The pipeline will connect Hoima oilfields to the port of Tanga in Tanzania.
13:00
13:00

Govt Probes Nigeria's Oranto Petroleum Limited ministry of energy 2 1 Top story

The Petroleum Directorate says it is undertaking fresh due diligence on Oranto Petroleum Limited before the Nigerian oil company can be granted an exploration license. Robert Kasande, from the the Directorate Of Petroleum, says the government decided to do more due diligence on Oranto Petroleum Limited before it can be granted exploration licenses and production sharing agreements.
08:00
08:00

Oil Companies, Energy Minister Say 2020 Oil Production Target Realistic tullow oil 2

Ely Karuhanga, the chairman Uganda Chambers of Mines and Petroleum, says there is need for Ugandans to double their efforts to tap into the opportunities that will come with the oil production.
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