The groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of East Africa's largest grid connected solar photovoltaic (PV) power project in Soroti, Uganda was held on 17th March 2016. The GET FiT supported 10 MW US $ 19 million solar PV plant is owned and operated by Access Uganda solar Ltd, a partnership between EREN RE and Access Power. The plant is expected to be commissioned in July 2016.
The GET FiT Annual Report 2015 highlights the key milestones achieved by the GET FiT Uganda program over the past year.
The 2015 report and all previous reports can be downloaded here .
GET FiT recently won PPIAF PPP Short Story Competition in the essay category. Read the text here.
Uganda ranked 10th by Bloomberg in a global survey on investment climate and policies for clean energy investments among 55 emerging economies
Click here to access the interactive tool by BNEF