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  • Reference: P-UG-FAB-007
  • Approval date: 14/12/2018
  • Start date: 26/04/2018
  • Appraisal Date: 03/10/2016
  • Status: OngoingOnGo
  • Implementing Agency: --
  • Location: Uganda


Design, construction and operation of a 42 MW (4x10.5 MW turbines) turnkey run-of-river hydropower plant (HPP) with an annual output of 281 GWh along the Achwa river, in Gulu district, Northern Uganda, including a 38km access road. Client intends to implement in total five plants (109MW) in the region, Achwa 2 being the first one. This greenfield plant shall be interconnected to the grid by a 140km transmission line (t-line) to the substation at Lira to be constructed by the Uganda Electricity and Transmission Company Limited ("UETCL").

Key contacts

AMMAR Tarek Saleh Mostafa - PESD0


Finance source Amount
ADBUSD 14,330,754
Co-financierUSD 7,522,105
DeltaUSD 56,955,541
TotalUSD 78,808,400
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