ERA - Electricity Regulatory Authority

Application for a License for the Establishment of A 7.1MW Hydro Power Plant in Sironko District

The Electricity Regulatory Authority(‘the Authority’) has received under Section 33 of the Electricity Act 1999, Cap 145, (‘the Act’) and Regulation 7 of the Electricity (Application for Permit, Licence and Tariff Review ) Regulations, 2007 (Regulations) an Application for a Generation and Sale of Electricity License fromEco Clean Power Limited.

The License will enable Eco Clean Power Limitedconstruct, generate and sell 7.1MW of electricity from a hydro power plant proposed to be established across River Sironko in Masaba Sub-county, Sironko District. The generated power will be sold to Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited and fed into the national grid.

The specific locations of the different scheme structures are as follows;

  Latitude Latitude
Weir1 01° 8.257’N 34°24.987’E
Weir2 01⁰ 8.265’N 34⁰ 24.905’E
Power House 01⁰ 8.900’N 34⁰ 23.504’E

Interested persons are invited to inspect the application / Notice from the addresses below:-

  1. Electricity Regulatory Authority
    ERA House,
    Plot 15, Shimoni Road, Nakasero,
    Kampala.
     
  2. The Office of the RDC, Sironko District
  3. The Office of the L.C.V Chairperson, Sironko District.
  4. The Office of the Chief Administrative Officer, Sironko District.

Pursuant to Section 35 of the Act and Regulation 8 (2) (d) of the Regulations, the Authority invites directly affected parties and public agencies/authorities in the areas affected by the project to submit in writing (by post, hand delivery, email, fax or other recorded delivery) any objection and comments in respect of the project to the Authority at the address listed below not later than 30 (thirty) days from the date of publication of this notice. s and comments in respect of the project to the Authority at the address below not later than 30 days from the date of publication of this notice.

The Secretary
Electricity Regulatory Authority
ERA House,
Plot 15, Shimoni Road, Nakasero,
Kampala

Last Updated on Friday, 23 June 2017 11:03