- E & S
- ACADEMIC CORNER
Run-of-river Hydro Power Plant with a planned installed capacity of 5 MW and 27 GWh expected annual production located in Bundibugyo district. Investment of USD 17M with USD 3.3M in GET FiT commitments.
Sindila was the last project to be selected from the second Request for Proposals (RFP) round, after a re-appraisal of the project was conducted in October 2014. Construction started in early 2017 and expected commercial operation date is in Q3 2018.
Reinforcement of the 87 km long 33 kV line from Bundibugyo to Fort Portal is required to ensure viable power evacuation from the power plant and is financed under the GET FiT interconnection support component, which will also benefit the GET FiT approved and neighboring project Ndugutu HPP.