Energy Efficiency Awareness in Northern Uganda

From 16th to 20th May 2022, President EEAU Elvis Ssekate traversed the areas of West Nile, Acholi, Lango and Teso (in Uganda) to create awareness of #EnergyEfficiency. In collaboration with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH PREEEP (Uganda) under the ‘Clean Energy For A Better Life’ campaign, The team held radio talkshows on 90.9 […]

ENERGY ACCESS INVESTMENT FORUM (EAIF) 2022

EAIF is the top annual business and finance event for the renewable electrification sector, enabling and fostering business and investor partnerships for the purpose of sustainable electricity access, decarbonisation, economic growth and fighting against climate change. The Forum will convene private and public financiers, energy and climate investors, development finance institutions, international funding partners, government […]

UNREEEA’s Member Needs Assessment Report Validation

In the recent past, private sector players in the energy sector who are mostly members of the Uganda National Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Alliance (UNREEEA) have played a significant role in providing energy for Social and Economic Development in Uganda. However, in providing energy services some challenges still exist which need immediate action. To […]

USAID-ICYD/UNREEEA ORIENTATION TRAINING

Uganda still faces a challenge of increased vulnerable children and youth both as natives and refugees and with the global campaign to increase adoption of renewable energy, USAID in collaboration with Uganda National Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Alliance (UNREEEA) launched a program to empower vulnerable children and youth through renewable energy technologies.   Early […]

MGA 24th Edition: Applications Now Open!

BACKGROUND The provision of affordable, reliable, and sustainable energy is essential for the development of sustainable economies, as it advances and strengthens productive capacities that promote socio- economic development in an environmentally sound manner. However, all the East African Community (EAC) partner states face significant energy challenges. A huge proportion of the population within the […]

SENDEA: Deepening the Role of Renewable Energy Actors in Uganda

On 2nd April 2022, Germany’s international cooperation arm and Sendea, a programme of the Stiftung Solarenergie (Germany) a network of like-minded local solar companies, called for wider access, affordability and integrity to ensure sustainable growth of the renewable energy sub sector. This was addressed in a meeting of key actors within Uganda’s renewable energy sector, in […]

Unlocking support for local clean energy companies

Unlocking support for local clean energy companies: insights from the solar PV industry in Uganda In Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), electrification through decentralized renewables-based solutions (particularly solar PV) has advanced significantly over the past decade. Going forward, this transition to clean energy has a significant potential in addressing integrated challenges including access to energy, job creation, […]

Clean Cooking Energy Initiative looks Beyond Food

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) have launched Beyond Food, an initiative that aims to provide people in communities in low-resource settings around the world with crucial access to sustainable energy for clean cooking. In collaboration with Nama Women Advancement Establishment, the UAE and IRENA have teamed up to […]

Digital Conference: Renewable Energy and Energy Infrastructure to Uganda

The Delegation of German Industry and Commerce for Eastern Africa with its service entity, AHK Services Eastern Africa Ltd. jointly with our partner Renewables Academy (RENAC) AG, invites you and your business partners to a digital conference on Renewable Energy and Energy Infrastructure in Uganda. The purpose of this conference and the B2B meetings is to encourage […]

Call for applications: Consultancy for distribution of solar irrigation

Under the Sustainable Energy for Smallholder Farmers (SEFFA) project, EnDev Uganda seeks to increase access of Solar Powered Irrigation Systems (SPIS) by smallholder farmers in East and Central Uganda by supporting distributors in the sale, distribution, and after-sales service of the systems. In that regard, EnDev Uganda is looking for distributors to partner with in […]