Uganda plans new energy policy promoting solar and geothermal power

By promoting the supply of new energies, government says the new policy will also focus on growing domestic demand and tapping into regional markets. The idea of growing demand is partly to influence a drop in power tariffs.

Uganda plans to promote solar energy through different interventions, with the policy mentioning the provision of tax incentives and waivers for solar thermal equipment as a key strategy that the government will use.

Read more: The Observer



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