|Updated: 11/24/2005; 11:44:15 PM.
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Sunday, January 05, 2003
Uganda renewables study begins
: "Electrowatt-Ekono Oy, which is part of the Jaakko Pöyry Group's Energy business group, and Norplan A.S., Norway, have concluded a contract with the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development of Uganda for preparing an alternative energy resources assessment and utilisation study. The study is funded by the African Development Bank and its total value amounts to EUR 2 million, of which Electrowatt-Ekono's services account for approximately 60 per cent. The project's duration is 13 months, during which the consultant will investigate the possibilities of using biomass, peat, small hydropower resources, solar and wind power and geothermal energy for electrification, especially of rural areas. Electrowatt-Ekono will be responsible for project management, administration and specialist services related to biomass, peat and geothermal energy. " 9:50:12 PM
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