East Africa power supply gets boost as new plant launched

East Africa power supply gets boost as new plant launched

Jinja.The East African electricity pool got  a boost thanks to the just completed Uganda’s 250 megawatt Bujagali hydro power plant on Nile River. The $900 million investment project was inaugurated by President Yoweri Museveni and His Highness the Aga Khan just a day before Uganda’s independence celebrations that took place on Tuesday. The plant – cited by His Highness the Aga Khan as proof of … Continue reading East Africa power supply gets boost as new plant launched

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Photographs: Inauguration of Bujagali Hydropower Plant in Uganda

Jinja, Uganda, 8 October 2012 – President Museveni of Uganda and His Highness the Aga Khan inaugurate the Bujagali Hydropower Project, which provides 250 MW of clean and reliable electricity powering the country’s future. http://www.akdn.org/photos_show.asp?Sid=198 Continue reading Photographs: Inauguration of Bujagali Hydropower Plant in Uganda

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Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Inauguration Ceremony of the Bujagali Hydropower Project

08 October 2012 Bismillah-ir-Rahaman-ir-Rahim Your Excellency, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni of Uganda, and Your Excellency, the First Lady, Your Excellency, President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi, Your Excellency, President Salva Kiir of the Republic of South Sudan, Your Excellency, President Mohamed Abdelaziz, President of Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Your Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Gharib Bilal, Vice President of Tanzania, Your Excellency, Mr Alhaji Adam Yusuf, Vice President … Continue reading Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Inauguration Ceremony of the Bujagali Hydropower Project

Pomp and colour as Bujagali power dam is commissioned – monitor.co.ug

The long awaited $900 million plant was switched on amidst pomp and jubilation by hundreds of Ugandans and the business community. The commissioning yesterday of the 250MW Bujagali power dam, Uganda’s largest hydropower plant, gave hope to industrialists, the business community and Ugandans who have suffered punishing power shortages over the last seven years. President Museveni and His Highness the Aga Khan officially switched on … Continue reading Pomp and colour as Bujagali power dam is commissioned – monitor.co.ug

New speech: His Highness the Aga Khan’s address at the Bujagali Hydropower Project Inauguration Ceremony (Jinja, Uganda)

In this short speech, at this week’s Bujagali Hydropower Project inauguration ceremony, the Aga Khan highlights the many partnerships involved in the project, commenting that “it is not only a transformative development in the economic life of Uganda and of the continent, but it is also an inspiring model of how such change can best be accomplished.” Click to read the speech at NanoWisdoms: Address … Continue reading New speech: His Highness the Aga Khan’s address at the Bujagali Hydropower Project Inauguration Ceremony (Jinja, Uganda)

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President Museveni and the Aga Khan Inaugurate Bujagali Hydropower Plant

Speeches by the Aga Khan, Nizar Juma, Chairman of Bujagali Energy Ltd— Briefs: English, Français) — Videos: Powering Uganda’s Future and A Brighter Future for Uganda — Photographs. Established through a unique public-private partnership, the project will drive economic growth and provide clean, reliable power for Uganda Completion of project showcases successful public-private partnership for infrastructure development, bringing together the Government of Uganda, Industrial Promotion Services (IPS – the infrastructure and industrial development arm of … Continue reading President Museveni and the Aga Khan Inaugurate Bujagali Hydropower Plant

Blackstone Commissions Hydroelectric Power Station in Uganda

Blackstone Commissions Hydroelectric Power Station in Uganda

Today, Blackstone commissioned the Bujagali Hydroelectric Power Station in Uganda. The event was attended by the President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, The Aga Khan, leaders from neighboring countries and the citizens of Uganda. This occasion marks the culmination of a project that began more than two decades ago. via http://www.blackstone.com. Continue reading Blackstone Commissions Hydroelectric Power Station in Uganda

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@AKDN Live Tweets Inauguration of the 250 MW Bujagali hydropower plant in Uganda

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