By the end of December 2018, the length of the distribution network was     45,423.1 Kms, translating into an increase of 5,144.1 Kms, compared to the    40,279.0 Kms registered at the end of 2017. The network of Umeme Limited increased by about 512 Kms, while the network length of the mini-grids combined increased by about 4,631.7 Kms.

The increase in the network length of mini-grids was mainly attributed to the grid extensions made by the Rural Electrification Agency (REA).