Rural Electrification

This category identifies electrification projects that have made a positive impact on communities by increasing energy access and electrification rates. These projects can be initiatives driven by government, private developers, or public institutions and the impact can increase power distribution to previously unelectrified communities for use in homes, schools, healthcare facilities, agriculture and small businesses.

Solar: Lighting up Ugandan households

One of East Africa’s largest solar photovoltaic plants was inaugurated in Uganda in October 2017, producing clean power for over 35,838 people.