Projects under implementation

Name/ area of projects

Status

Bujagali interconnection Project

(Bujagali -Kawanda 220kV 75km; Kawanda-Mutundwe 134kV 8km, Bujagali-Tororo 132kV, 119km; 32/40MVA transformer at Kawanda substation extension works at Mutundwe).

·         Project was executed and commissioned in 2012.

Bujagali interconnection project (BPI).

(Bujagali Switchyard upgrade to 220kV)

·         Commissioning in 2015

 

Bujagali-Tororo (Uganda) –Lessos (Kenya) 220kV transmission line (127km)

·         Commissioning in 2015

 

Mbarara-Mirama (Uganda) – Birembo (Rwanda) 220kV transmission line (66km) and Mirama substation.

·         Construction works in progress.

·         Commissioning in 2015

 

Mbarara-Nkenda 132kV transmission line (160km)

·         Construction works in progress

·         Commissioning in 2015

Tororo- Opuyo-Lira 132kV Transmission Line (260Km)

·         Construction works in progress.

 

·         Commissioning in 2015

 

Mutundwe-Kabulasoke Restring 132kV (84.5km)

·         Construction works concluded in February 2014.

 Tororo substation transformer 132/33kV, 32/40MVA.

·         Works completed and commissioned.

Kampala north substation transformer 132/33kV, 32/40MVA.

·         Works completed and commissioned.

Karuma interconnection project (Karuma-Kawanda 400kV, 248.2km; Karuma-Olwiyo 400kV, 54.25km; Karuma- Lira 132kV, 75.5km)

·         Commissioning in 2017

 

Isimba interconnection project

·         Commissioning in 2016

Electrification of Industrial parks substations: Mukwano, Luzira Namanve and Iganga.

·         Commissioning in 2016.

Kawanda –Masaka 220KV transmission line (137km).

·         Commissioning in 2016.

Nkenda- Fort portal-Hoima 220kV lines (234km).

·         Commissioning in 2016.

Mutundwe- Entebbe 132kV transmission line (35km).

·         Commissioning in 2016

 

Opuyo-Moroto 132kV line (160km) and substation.

·         Commissioning in 2017

Masaka-Mbarara 220kV(135km)

·         Commissioning in 2016

Agayo interconnection 400kV project(10km)

·         Commissioning in 2020

 

Mirama-Kikagati-Nsongezi 132kv(38km)

·         Commissioning in 2018

 

Hoima –Kanyara-Kafu 220kV transmission line (92km)

·         Conclusion of feasibility study ESIA&RAP study ongoing 

Mirama-Kabale 132kV transmission line (85.3km)

·         Cabinet approval granted pending parliament approval 

Lira-Gulu-Nebbi-Arua 132kV(350)km

·         Commissioning in 2018 

Lira-Gulu-Agago 132kV (130km)

·         Commissioning in 2018

 

Mbale-Bulambuli 132kv (60km)

·         Commissioning in 2018 

Queensway 132/33kV Substation

·         Feasibility study completed

·       Procurement of EPC contractor ongoing

 

Kabulasoke-Kiboga-Hoima  132kV (187km)

·         Procurement of consultant for technical assessment , detailed design, ESIA and RAP and supervision EPC works ongoing

 

Masaka-Mutukula-Mwanza 220kV transmission line (82km) Uganda’s side

·         Commissioning in 2019

 

Kenya-Uganda-Rwanda 400kV Transmission line interconnection and standardization

·         Feasibility Study going on by AF consultants

·         Studies financed under EAC

Nkenda(Uganda) Mpondwe-Beni (DR Congo) 220kV transmission line(72.5km)

·         Feasibility study, ESIA & abbreviated RAP study completed

 

 

COMPLETED PROJECTS

 

 

Project

Status

1

Power Sector Development Project.

Mutundwe Thermal Power Project (50MW BOOT)

Lake Victoria Interconnection study (Feasibility study Tanzania – Uganda Interconnection).

·         Completed in 2011

2

Supply, installation and commissioning of one 132kV transformer bay, 15/20MVA 132/11kV transformer and associated facilities at Namungoona substation.

·         Completed 2012

3

Supply, installation and commissioning of one 32/40MVA 132/33kV transformer and associated facilities at Kampala North Substation.

·         Completed in 2012

4

Supply, installation and commissioning of Kahungye Permanent Solution 132/33kV, 2 x 20MVA.

·         Completed in 2012

5

Supply, installation and commissioning of one 132kV transformer bay, 32/40MVA 132/33kV transformer and associated facilities Tororo Substation.

·         Completed in 2012

6

Bujagali Interconnection Project.

·         Bujagali-Kawanda 220kV, 75km.

·         Kawanda-Mutundwe 132kV, 17km.

·         Bujagali-Nalubaale 132kV, 5km.

·         Bujagali-Tororo 132kV, 8km.

·         Kawanda S/S 132/33kV, 32/40MVA.

·         Mutundwe Substation Extension.

 

·         Completed in 2012.

7

Buseruka 9MW mini hydro Power plant.

·         Completed in 2012.

8

Electromaxx additional 30MW Thermal Power Plant.

·         Completed in 2012.

9

Kakira additional 30MW Cogeneration Power Plant.

·         Completed in 2013.

10

Mutundwe-Kabulasoke Restringing 132kV (84.5km).

·         Completed in 2014.

 

 

 

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