Renewable Energy Market Activation Day

In a bid to increase access to renewable energy technologies in Uganda, awareness creation is required to inform the end users and general public about the various technologies that exist in the market, benefits and possible modes of acquisition. UNREEEA and EnDev (Cooking and Solar) team in partnership with St. Ludovic Foundation Organisation (SLUFO) are […]

Report: Renewable Energy Jobs in Sub-Saharan Africa and India 2022 | Power for All

The Powering Jobs Census 2022 aimed at assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the growth of Decentralized Renewable Energy (DRE)  jobs. The sector continued to create good and meaningful employment in sub-Saharan Africa and India since the last census (2019). The report provides a comprehensive overview of employment in the DRE sector, including […]

AFRICA 2022 Conference: Water Storage and Hydropower Development in Africa

AFRICA 2022 will be the fourth conference and exhibition in this series. The first took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in 2013, under the auspices of the African Union, with a keynote address from the Commissioner for Energy and Industry. The second was held in Marrakech, Morocco in 2017, under the High Patronage of HE […]

Hydro Power Association of Uganda(HPAU) holds 6th AGM

The Hydro Power Association of Uganda held it’s 6th Annual General Meeting at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development (MEMD) on 31st August 2022. Amidst the various hinderances including the unfortunate demise of Eng. Miiro Emmanuel Musoke and Eng. Emmy Matovu’s terminal illness, the HPAU Board was able to hold an AGM to reflect […]

COVID 19 – Energy Access Relief Fund (EARF)

In the last decade, energy access firms have made remarkable progress in mitigating climate change and reaching people, businesses and social institutions with low carbon energy, especially those who are operating out of sub-Saharan Africa and many parts of Asia. But, that progress is now hindered and could possibly be reversed because of COVID-19 related […]

Workshop: Enhancing young professionals for Uganda’s Clean Energy Sector

The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development (MEMD) through the National Renewable Energy Platform (NREP) in conjunction with UNREEEA and Makerere University Business School (MUBS) with support from AMEA POWER organized a workshop bringing together experts from Energy, Legal, Development, Business and Finance sectors to explore ways in which students and early career professionals can […]

UNREEEA Concludes Biomass Training for ICYD Beneficiaries in Nakulabye

UNREEEA has concluded a four-day training session in biomass for ICYD beneficiaries in Nakulabye. The training commenced on Tuesday 2nd August 2022 with the making of Improved Cook Stoves (ICS), a training conducted by Mr. Isma Wamala from African Energy Environment Saving Stoves and Construction Ltd. According to Mr. Isma, the most important step in stove […]

Updated E.A Solar Tax Handbook and Portal

On Wednesday 7th July 2022, the East African Renewable Energy Associations with support from GOGLA and BDO launched the Updated East Africa Solar Taxation Handbook and Portal. With the continuous changes in customs tax laws and regulations including exemptions on importation of specified solar components within the East African Community (EAC), the National Renewable Energy […]

Launch of the Updated East Africa Solar Taxation Handbook and Portal

UNREEEA is pleased to invite you to join the East African Renewable Energy Associations as they virtually launch the updated East Africa Solar Tax Handbook, and Solar Tax Portal, on Thursday 7th July 2022 from 10am EAT. The handbook and portal aim to provide guidance to importers looking to import solar products in the East […]

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 […]