GIS and rural electricity planning in Uganda

GIS and rural electricity planning in Uganda. Elizabeth Kaijuka. IT Power (UK) Uganda Office, Plot 7B, Innovations House, Acacia Avenue, PO Box 10631, Kampala, Uganda Received 6 July 2005; accepted 30 November 2005 Available online 18 May 2006. Abstract Sustainable development is literally fuelled by the energy sector.Get price

Finding Potential Sites for Small-Scale Hydro Power in Uganda

Power in Uganda: a Step to Assist the Rural Electrification by the Use of GIS. A Minor Field Study David Bergström Christoffer Malmros 2005 Geobiosphere Science Centre Physical Geography and Ecosystems Analysis Lund University Sölvegatan 12 S-223 62 Lund SwedenGet price

(PDF) GIS and rural electricity planning in Uganda

IT Power (UK) Uganda Office, Plot 7B, Innovations House, Acacia Avenue, PO Box 10631, Kampala, Uganda Received 6 July 2005; accepted 30 November 2005 Available online 18 May 2006Get price

Solar resource maps and GIS data for 200+ countries | Solargis

The maps and data for Uganda have been released in parallel with Global Solar Atlas, which is published by the World Bank Group, funded by ESMAP, and prepared by Solargis. All maps on this page are licensed by The World Bank under the Creative Commons Attribution license ( CC BY 4.0 ) with the mandatory and binding addition presented in GlobalGet price

Electricity Access per Subcounty - ArcGIS

Esri, HERE, Garmin, FAO, NOAA, USGS | UBOS 2016, Uganda Energy Sector GIS Working Group 2017 |Get price

7th Utilities GIS Conference Held in Uganda

The conference brought together Esri software users from across Uganda to share their experiences and learn the latest in Esri technology. RCMRD was represented on panel on the Role of GIS in Achieving UgandaVision 2040 where Anangwe discussed the status, successes and challenges in the process of attaining this vision after the launch in 2013.Get price

Final Energy Report Uganda - RVO

Uganda’s largest hydroelectric power plant is the 250 MW Bujagali plant, which was commissioned in 2012 and almost doubled Uganda’s installed capacity at the time. It is operated by a public-private partnership between the Government of Uganda, investment firm Blackstone, Sithe Global Power and the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development.Get price

Exploration drilling for geothermal energy started in Uganda

Exploration drilling for geothermal has signs of having hit oil in Uganda as reported locally. In December 2019, we reported on the planned start of exploration drilling for geothermal in Uganda. As has now been reported from Ugada, Royal Techno Industries Ltd. started drilling earlier this year.Get price

List of power stations in Uganda - Wikipedia

This page lists all power stations in Uganda. As of July 2016, according to the Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited , the national generation capacity stood at 862 megawatts. Uganda expects to have generating capacity of at least 1,681 megawatts by the end of 2020.Get price

UN Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Specialist Job

Job Summary: The Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Specialist will work under the overall technical guidance of the Director Environment Affairs and report to the Team leader, Climate Change Response and Disaster Risk Resilience at UNDP Uganda, for all contractual obligations. For delivery of the assignment, the consultant will work closely with the Project Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist and the Wetlands Management Technical staff, including undertaking joint field visits to theGet price

QGIS training for water companies in Uganda | IHE Delft

GIS experts Jan Hoogendoorn and Jonne Kleijer from Vitens Evides International (VEI) and Hans van der Kwast from UNESCO-IHE joined forces to implement training in the open source Geographic Information System (QGIS) in Uganda for Kampala Water in Kampala and the Northern Umbrella for Water and Sanitation in Lira.Get price


2,500 MW. Uganda presently has a total installed capacity of electricity production of 565 MW of which 387 MW is hydropower, 160 MW is generated from thermal power plants and 18 MW from cogeneration in sugar industries. Hydropower capacity has been reduced to a mere 150 MW due to climatic fluctuations resulting in lowering ofGet price

Mapping the Ugandan off-grid energy market

The Uganda Off Grid Energy Market Accelerator (UOMA) is a dedicated and neutral intermediary, focused on scaling off-grid energy access in Uganda Note: ERA = Electricity Regulatory Authority; UIA = Uganda Investment AuthorityGet price

Teaching GIS Remote Sensing in Uganda | GISCorps

Aug 16, 2015 · The Department of Environment and Natural Resources at Kabale University in southwestern Uganda requested GISCorps volunteer(s) to teach GIS/Remote Sensing to their faculty members. KAB intends to establish a GIS centre including training departmental staff in aspects of GIS/Remote sensing with specific focus on: Database management systemsGet price

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) - Uganda

The map shows the routes and distances to the refugee locations in Uganda. Published: 9 March 2021 (9 days ago) Uploaded: 9 March 2021 (9 days ago)Get price

GIS Uganda - List of Uganda GIS companies

List of GIS companies and services in Uganda. Search for GIS with Addresses, Phone numbers, Reviews, Ratings and Photos on Uganda Business DirectoryGet price

Ugandan Companies Providing Solar Water Solutions - Aptech Africa

Apr 09, 2020 · Aptech Africa Ltd, a solar energy and water pumping company headquartered in Kampala, Uganda, recently designed, built and installed a 59 KW solar powered water pumping project in Kikuube District, Uganda. This Lutheran World Federation funded project, incorporated a Grundfos water pump and inverter with Soleil Power panels.Get price

GIS Officer Job Placement - Uganda Electricity Distribution

The Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL) is a limited liability company incorporated in Uganda under the Companies Act. UEDCL owns the 33KV and below voltage i electricity distribution network and all the operational assets associated with the business currently leased to Umeme Ltd.Get price


The datasets - Uganda Lakes, are sourced from the Ugandan Energy Sector GIS Working Group Open Data Site, developed and maintained by the Ugandan Energy Sector GIS Working... GeoJSON SHPGet price

Oil Gas Careers - GIS (Geographic Information Systems

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Uganda targets geothermal development of up to 100 MW by 2025

Currently, the overall power generation capacity is at 893 MW. So while geothermal energy could be a key source for electricity generation and counter the over-reliance on hydropower and thermal power, the government has announced a target of at least 100 MW of geothermal power generation capacity to be developed by 2025.Get price

HOTOSM Uganda Waterways (OpenStreetMap Export) Humanitarian

HOTOSM Uganda Waterways (OpenStreetMap Export) OpenStreetMap exports for use in GIS applications. This theme includes all OpenStreetMap features in this area matching:Get price

InfoUpdate no.1, 14 March 2008 - Notice Board

Regulations and Draft Regulations: Customs and Excise Act 91 of 1964. Amendment of Schedule no.3 (no.3/631i) GNR 255/GG 30829/07-03-2008 *Get price

GIS and rural electricity planning in Uganda - ScienceDirect

Jan 01, 2007 · Looking at the GIS maps created (Fig. 1, Fig. 2, Fig. 3, Fig. 4, Fig. 5, Fig. 6, Fig. 7), the existing demand pattern for Uganda is already clear: most activity in the country clusters along the existing electric grid as a lifeline for power.Get price


Uganda presently has a total installed capacity of electricity production of 480 MW, 380 MW is hydro power while 100 MW is generated from thermal power plants. Currently, the total production is less than 250 MW while the peak demand is about 380 MW. The country’selectricity demand is growing by 8% per annum. With theGet price

GIS Analyses - WCS Uganda

The focus of GIS analyses has been on Uganda with some additional support to the entire Albertine Rift. Here we give details of work done within Uganda. Work carried out in the Albertine Rift is detailed at Activities. WCS image analysis projects in Uganda . 1.Creating vegetation maps of protected areasGet price

Global Solar Atlas

The Global Solar Atlas provides a summary of solar power potential and solar resources globally. It is provided by the World Bank Group as a free service to governments, developers and the general public, and allows users to quickly obtain data and carry out a simple electricity output calculation for any location covered by the solar resource database.Get price

Uganda’s power tariffs are set on a quarterly basis and the average tariff to consumers is $0.17/kWh ($0.11/kWh for industrial users), with the first 15 units of power subsidized. Umeme Co. Ltd. is the largest energy distributor in Uganda, distributing 97 percent of all electricity in the country.Get price

Full text of "The Australian WomenWeekly 10-12-1958"

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Power Wall Art Canvas Prints | Power Panoramic Photos

Tyrone Power - Vintage Publicity Photo, Early 1950s. Canvas from $92.99 $154.99. Cooling towers at the Drax Power Station in North Yorkshire, England. By RainfordGet price