- E & S
- ACADEMIC CORNER
Run-of-river Hydro Power Plant with a planned installed capacity of 5.4 MW and expected 25 GWh annual production, located in Kasese district. Investment of USD 18.7M with USD 3.2M in GET FiT commitments.
The developer commenced construction in March 2016 after clearing the final environmental and social CPs. Expected commercial operation date is Q4 2017. Works at the forebay, intake weir and sedimentation basin are progressing well. Excavation of the headrace canal and penstock have both commenced in a steep and challenging terrain.
In terms of interconnection, Lubilia is ideally placed only 3.2 km from the existing grid, and grid interconnection is not likely to represent any challenges.