Projects under Feasibility Study


PROGRESS OF PROJECTS FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR UGANDA ELECTRICITY TRANSMISSION COMPANY LIMITED

 

PROJECT

FINANCIER

OBJECTIVE

STATUS

 

 

Ayago Interconnection project (10km)

 China Exim Bank

Bujagali Interconnection Project To provide adequate transmission capacity to evacuate power generated at Ayago Hydro Power Station (HPS).

Feasibility concluded

 

Lira-Gulu-Agago 132 kV T/L (140km)

  Government of Uganda

To provide adequate transmission capacity to evacuate power generated at Agago/Acwa 88MW HPS

RAP implementation commenced Feasibility completed

 

Mirama-Kikagati-Nsongezi 132 Kv T/L (38km)

  Norwegian Gov’t

To provide adequate transmission capacity to evacuate power generated from Kikagati and Nsongezi power plant.

Feasibility completed

 

Mbale-Bulambuli 132 kV T/L (60km)

Government of Uganda

To provide adequate transmission capacity to evacuate power generated from renewable projects like Siti I & ii, Muyembe, Ngenge i & ii

Feasibility is ongoing

 

Nkenda-Mpondwe-Beni (DRC) 220kV T/L (72.5km)

Norwegian Gov’t

Regional grid interconnection for power trade and improvement of security of power supply

Feasibility & RAP studies completed

 

Masaka-Mutukula-Mwanza 220 kV T/L (82km)

Sourcing for financing through EAC

Regional grid interconnection for power trade and improvement of security of power supply

Feasibility & RAP studies completed

 

Masaka-Mbarara 220 Kv T/L (135km)

Sourcing for financing

To provide adequate transmission infrastructure to meet the energy needs for in the project area.

Feasibility completed

 

Hoima-Kinyara-Kafu 220kV T/L (92km)

International Development Association (IDA)

Provision of adequate transmission capacity to meet power supply needs of western Uganda and evacuate power from project areas.

Feasibility completed Completion in 2018

 

 

Kawanda-Masaka 220 kV T/L (137km)

WB-IDA under Electricity Sector Dev’t Program (ESDP)

Reinforcing the capacity of the western transmission line to cater for increased demand in Masaka, Mbarara, Kasese, Fort-portal, Kabale, Bushenyi and the environs

 

Completion in 2018

 

Opuyo-Moroto 132kV T/L (160km)

Sourcing for financing

Provision of adequate transmission capacity to cater for the projected demand in the Karamoja sub region

RAP implementation at 75% EPC procurement ongoing Completion in 2019

 

Upgrade of Mutundwe (60MVA), Kawanda (40MVA),Lugogo (60MVA),Kawaala, 132/33/11kV substations

Government of Uganda

Islamic Dev’t Bank

Provision of adequate transmission capacity to absorb power generated from Bujagali HPP and improvement of power supply reliability and quality in Nanugongo, Kasubi, Kawaala and Wakiso district.

 

 
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