SN Power to buy SGBH’s stake in Bujagli — Water Power Magazine com| The Project is one of the most successful public private partnerships in the Sub-Saharan Africa

Norway’s SN Power AS is to buy out SG Bujagali Holdings Ltd’s (SGBH) partial interest in the 250MW Bujagli project in Uganda in a move that SN Power hopes will help provide a platform for the company to develop additional hydropower projects in Sub-Saharan Africa. Located near Jinja, Uganda, Bujagali was developed, financed and will…

Bujagali: A Brighter Future for Uganda — AKDN Videos

  Source: Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN)   Published on 16 Feb 2015 2012 – The Bujagali Hydropower Project, established through a unique public-private partnership between AKFED, Site Global and the Government of Uganda, provides a clean and reliable source of electricity and is already powering the country’s future. Category Non-profits & Activism Licence Standard…

Jubilee signs deal to operate Uganda hydro-power plant — Business Daily Africa com

The 250-megawatt Bujagali power station in Uganda. Photo/FILE  In Summary Jubilee Holdings strikes agreement to run 250-megawatt Bujagali scheme for 30 years. (…) The company, which owns Jubilee Insurance, is a joint shareholder in the 250-megawatt Bujagali Energy Limited through its subsidiary Jubilee Investment Company. The Ugandan government, US-based hedge fund Blackstone and the Aga…

Residents laud Bujagali Energy for services — Monitor co Uganda

JINJA. Communities living near the Bujagali hydro power plant have hailed Bujagali Energy Limited [BEL], the producers of power at the facility, for helping them live a better life. This follows the completion of several social projects BEL had promised to set up as it started construction works for the 250 Megawatt power dam in…

New Vision Uganda: Increase of electricity fosters economic growth

The 250MW Bujagali dam. Power consumption has increased to 150kWh per capita from 70 kWh per capita just in one year, newvision -Strategic plan to increase power -Electricity access then and now -Achievements and consumption Uganda increased electricity generation to fight load shedding, but the move has also fostered economic growth. Ibrahim Kasita looks at…

Bujagali performing beyond expectation – management — New Vision Uganda

An Aerial view of the multibillion 250Mw Bujagali hydro power dam. On ongoing maintenance works at the power plant are scheduled and done with the backing of UETCL,newvision By Billy Rwothungeyo and Samuel Sanya Authorities at the Bujagali Energy Project (BEL) have said the power plant is performing beyond expectation. There have been fears among…

Museveni meets Aga Khan group over power generation — New Vision Uganda

President Yoweri Museveni and the Aga Khan affiliated group of investors met and reviewed development strategies in the country. Meeting the president at State House Entebbe midweek, the group of investors expressed interest in undertaking further electricity generation programmes in Uganda. The Aga Khan-related companies were part of the development partners that participated in the…

‘Private-Equity Firms Build Instead of Buy’ —- Finance Yahoo com article on Aga Khan Development Network and Blackstone’s Bujagali hydropower project Uganda, which is now producing 250-megawatt energy

 BUJAGALI, Uganda—A new dam at the headwaters of the White Nile, nearly 20 years in the making, generates almost half of this East African country’s electricity. “snip” Despite the complexities of the task, the 250-megawatt dam began producing power early last year. It sells to Uganda’s state power company for about 10 cents a kilowatt…

KfW Entwicklungsbank’s News story on inauguration of Bujagali project by The Aga Khan and President Museveni – in German language

Ein globales Projekt für Uganda Feierliche Einweihung des neuen Wasserkraftwerks in Bujagali Der ugandische Präsident Yoweri Museveni, die First Lady Janet Museveni und Karim Aga Khan IV. umringt von Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeitern des Bujagali-Wasserkraftwerks. Quelle: Aga Khan Development Foundation/Gary Otte “Das neue Kraftwerk sorgt erstmals für eine stabile, zuverlässige und ausreichende Stromversorgung”, betont der langjährige…

East Africa power supply gets boost as new plant launched – The Citizen Tanzania

Wednesday, 10 October 2012 22:29 Uganda’s 250MW-Bujagali hydro power plant on Nile River. photo | ALAWI MASARE By Alawi Masare The Citizen Reporter 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…

Ugandan President Museveni and Aga Khan Inaugurate Bujagali Hydropower Plant – Renewables Biz com

JINJA, Uganda, Oct 08, 2012 — BUSINESS WIRE –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 the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development) and Blackstone Portfolio Company, Sithe Global. –The 250MW hydropower plant has nearly…

Photographs: Inauguration of the Bujagali power plant – AKDN Press Release

Please also see Related Material: Press Release 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. His Highness the Aga Khan addresses the gathering at the inauguration of the Bujagali…

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…

President Museveni and the Aga Khan Inaugurate Bujagali Hydropower Plant – AKDN Press Release

Please also see: Speech by the Aga Khan 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…

More coverage of Bujagali commissioning in Uganda

Museveni commissions Bujagali dam: Publish Date: Oct 08, 2012 – New Vision Uganda A cultural group entertains guests. Photo by Donald Kirya “snip” President Museveni greets His Highness Aga Khan at the launch of the Bujagali dam Monday afternoon. Read more and view on New Vision Uganda ->>>>><<<<<-

LIVE UPDATES: Museveni commissions Bujagali Dam – Daily Monitor Uganda News

President of South Sudan Gen. Salva Kiir, his Highness the Agha Khan greeting the ministers Irene Muloni and Daudi Migereko at Bujjagali Dam. It was during the commissioning of the Bujjagali Dam. Photo by Abubaker Lubowa  By Nelson Wesonga Posted  Monday, October 8  2012 at  16:46 In Summary The 250MW Bujagali Hydropower Dam is about…