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10:37
10:37

Thugs Steal 7 Solar Panels from Kihungya Health Center II 1 Top story

Bahebwa told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Thursday that despite the theft of the solar panels, the health center management remained tightlipped on the matter not until Wednesday when he directed the Health Center in charge to record a police statement.
12:57
12:57

Hoima City Need UGX 100 Million to Fix Vandalized Street Lights Batteries 1 2

Thee Vandalized street lights are situated on government, Rukurato, Main street and Bunyoro Kitara roads that were constructed under the Uganda support to Municipal Infrastructure Development-USMID-Project.
16:50
16:50

Onshore Wind, Solar Power Costs To Halve by 2020-IRENA wind energy 1

The report was launched during the eighth IRENA Assembly, which welcomes more than 1,100 representatives of governments from 150 countries.
15:16
15:16

International Renewable Energy Agency Opens Seventh Assembly ministry of energy 1

Over 150 countries gather in global environment of falling renewable energy costs and rising deployment to accelerate global energy transition.
18:50
18:50

Solar Poised to Boom in Africa Says Report solar panels 1

IRENA estimates that with the right enabling policies, Africa could be home to more than 70 gigawatts of solar PV capacity by 2030. The report discusses challenges in policy making and proposes a co-ordinated effort to collect data on the installed costs of solar PV in Africa, across all market segments. Such information will improve the efficiency of policy support and accelerate deployment.
16:06
16:06

2015 Sets Record for Renewable Energy biomass energy

New data by International Renewable Energy Agency renewable power generation capacity grew 8.3 in 2015, the highest rate ever recorded.
20:36
20:36

Solar powered plane to make maiden flight. aviation 3 1

The plane dubbed solar Impulse 2 (Si2) was initiated by Swiss National Bertrand Piccard also known to have been the first to make non-stop round the world balloon flight.
15:52
15:52

Renewable Power Costs Plummet now cheaper than Fossil Fuels. solar energy 2 1

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) revealed in a new report that biomass, hydropower, geothermal and onshore wind are all competitive with or cheaper than coal, oil and gas-fired power stations.
18:07
18:07

The UN clean development mechanism in dire need of rescue. solar panels 2 2

Prices of carbon have fallen to 0.30 cents of a dollar at the time when many more carbon projects were being certified in developing countries including Uganda.
13:17
13:17

Police Warn Public on Solar Power Misuse school fires 1 2

Police is concerned that many people resorting to use of solar energy are not aware of how dangerous it can be. The concern was expressed through the Directorate of Fire Prevention and Rescue Services in the Uganda Police Force.
11:24
11:24

Ten Held Over Theft of Solar Panels from Water Scheme

Namaye says police has also recovered 13 solar panels, two of which were sold in Mbarara and 11 in Tanzania.
09:41
09:41

West Nile Resorts to Solar Energy solar panels 1

More 6000 villages in rural West Nile have adapted the use of solar energy. According to statistics obtained from Arua and Yumbe district planning offices more than 15,000 homes are currently using solar energy.
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