Swedfund finances floating solar power plants in several dams in Uganda

Sweden is providing a grant to conduct analytical studies for the development of floating solar power in Uganda. These plants will be built in the reservoirs of several dams. This project is already subject to a call for tenders.

Sweden is interested in the energy sector in Uganda. The two countries have agreed to exploit the reservoirs of dams to produce solar energy. Stockholm agrees to finance analytical studies for the development of this solution with a grant from Swedfund, its development finance agency. The studies include the reservoirs of the Nalubaale & Kiira, Bujagali, Isimba and Karuma dams.

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