ERA - Electricity Regulatory Authority

Notice of Intended Application for a License for the Establishment of a 0.267MW Hydropower Plant on River Wamikira in Kabarole District

The Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) has under Section 29 of the Electricity Act 1999, Cap 145, received a Notice of Intended Application for a License from Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company Limited for the generation and sale of electricity from a hydropower plant proposed to be established on River Wamikira in Kabasanja Village, Kichwamba Sub County, Kabarole District.
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Proposed Intake 0.67216 N 30.34418 E



Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company Limited intends to undertake detailed feasibility studies and other activities leading to the development of the above-mentioned power project whose proposed installed capacity is 0.267MW.The generated power will be distributed to households and trading centers within the vicinity of the proposed project and the remainder sold to the Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited and fed into the national grid. 
Interested persons are invited to inspect the pplication/Notice from the addresses below:-
  1. Electricity Regulatory Authority
    ERA House Plot 15, Shimoni Road, Nakasero.
  2. Chief Administrative Officer,  Kabarole District. 
Pursuant to Section 30 of the Electricity Act 1999, Cap 145, the Electricity Regulatory Authority hereby invites directly affected parties and local authorities in the areas affected by the project to make comments and lodge objections (if any) in respect of the notice to the Authority, not later than 30 days from the date of publication of this notice.
Directly affected parties and affected public agencies are invited to submit their comments in respect of the Application/Notice by hand delivery,email, fax or any other recorded delivery to the office of the Authority forthe attention of:-
The Secretary,
Electricity Regulatory Authority,
ERA House, Plot 15, Shimoni Road, Nakasero,
P.O. Box 10332, Kampala.
Tel: (+256) 312 260 166, (+256) 757 341 646, Fax (+256) 414 341 624
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Last Updated on Friday, 25 July 2014 14:45