Uganda Power Report

Providing expert analysis, independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the power.

Report includes: BMI Industry View, Industry SWOT Analysis, Industry Forecasts, BMI's Petrochemicals Risk Reward Index, Economic Forecasts, Company Profiles and Global, Regional and Country Industry Overviews.

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Uganda Power Report
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BMI View: Electricity generation in Uganda is forecast to increase to 7.4TWh in 2024 from 3.8TWh in 2016, mostly due to new hydropower projects. Along with investments into improving the distribution infrastructure, this will enable Uganda to more efficiently provide electricity to its population

Headline Power Forecasts (Uganda 2014-2020)
2014e 2015f 2016f 2017f 2018f 2019f 2020f
e/f = BMI estimate/forecast. Source: EIA, UN, BMI
Generation, Total, TWh 3.710 3.762 3.786 3.787 7.355 7.356 7.417
Consumption, Net Consumption, TWh 3.1 3.3 3.5 3.8 4.2 4.5 4.8
Capacity, Net, MW 843.9 848.8 858.8 858.8 1,696.5 1,696.5 1,711.9

Latest Updates And Structural Trends

  • Hydropower is set to remain Uganda's main source of electricity generation, with 827MW of hydro capacity set to come online in 2018 alone

  • The Ugandan government is focusing on completing the aforementioned hydropower projects on time with the aim of decreasing the country's high electricity tariffs

  • Eskom Uganda Limited and Umeme are investing USD140mn into the country's generation and distribution sectors.

BMI Industry View
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Key Trends And Developments
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Key Forecasts
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SWOT
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Industry Forecast
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Uganda Snapshot
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Table: Country Snapshot: Economic and Demographic Data (Uganda 2013-2018)
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Table: Country Snapshot: Economic and Demographic Data (Uganda 2019-2024)
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Table: Power Sector
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Uganda Power Forecast Scenario
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Electricity Generation And Power Generating Capacity
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Table: Total Electricity Generation Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2013-2018)
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Table: Total Electricity Generation Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2019-2024)
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Table: Electricity Generating Capacity Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2013-2018)
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Table: Electricity Generating Capacity Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2019-2024)
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Electricity Consumption
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Table: Total Electricity Consumption Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2013-2018)
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Table: Total Electricity Consumption Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2019-2024)
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Transmission & Distribution, Imports & Exports
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Table: Electric Power T&D Losses Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2013-2018)
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Table: Electric Power T&D Losses Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2019-2024)
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Table: Trade Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2013-2018)
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Table: Trade Data And Forecasts (Uganda 2019-2024)
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Industry Risk Reward Ratings
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Power Risk/Reward Index
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Sub-Saharan Africa Regional RRI
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Table: SSA Q415 - Power Risk/Reward Index (Scores Out Of 100)
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Uganda Power Risk/Reward Index
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Rewards
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Risks
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Market Overview
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East Africa Power Projects Database
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Table: East Africa Major Projects - Power
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Regional Overview
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MEA Power: Key Regional Themes
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Glossary
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Table: Glossary Of Terms
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Methodology
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Methodology And Sources
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Industry Forecast Methodology
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Sources
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Risk/Reward Index Methodology
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Table: Power Risk/Reward Index Indicators
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Table: Weighting Of Indicators
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The Uganda Power Report features BMI Research's market assessment and independent forecasts covering electricity generation (coal, gas, oil, nuclear, hydro and non-hydro renewables), electricity consumption, trade, transmission and distribution losses and electricity generating capacity.

The Uganda Power Report also analyses the impact of regulatory changes, recent developments and the background macroeconomic outlook and features competitive landscapes comparing national and multinational operators by sales, market share, investments, projects, partners and expansion strategies.

Key Benefits

  • Use BMI's independent industry forecasts for Uganda to test other views - a key input for successful budgeting and strategic planning in the power market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks Uganda's power sector through our reviews of latest power industry trends, regulatory changes, and major deals, projects and investments in Uganda.
  • Assess the activities, strategy and market position of your competitors, partners and clients via our Competitive Landscape analysis.

Coverage

BMI Industry View

Summary of BMI’s key industry forecasts, views and trend analysis, covering power markets, regulatory changes, major investments, projects and company developments.

Industry SWOT Analysis

Analysis of the major Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats within the power sector and within the broader political, economic and business environment.

BMI’s Power Forecast Scenario

Forecasts to end-2024 for all key indicators, supported by explicit assumptions, plus analysis of key downside risks to the main forecasts:

  • Generation: Electricity generation total, thermal, coal, natural gas, oil, nuclear, hydropower, hydro-electric pumped storage and non-hydropower renewables.
  • Transmission and Distribution Losses: Electric power transmission and distribution losses.
  • Trade: Total imports and exports.
  • Electricity Consumption: Net consumption.
  • Electricity Capacity: Capacity net, conventional thermal, nuclear, hydropower and non-hydroelectric renewables.

BMI’s Power Risk Reward Index

BMI’s Risk Reward Indices provide investors (power companies, service companies and equity investors) looking for opportunities in the region with a clear country-comparative assessment of a market’s risks and potential rewards. Each of the country markets are scored using a sophisticated model that includes more than 40 industry, economic and demographic data points to provide indices of highest to lowest appeal to investors,

Market Overview

Structure, size and value of the industry sector; overview of the industry landscape and key players; an assessment of the business operating environment, sustainable energy policies, pricing and the latest regulatory developments.

Key Projects Database

Details and analysis of all current and planned developments (new ventures, capacity expansion and other investments) across the sector broken down by location, sector type, capacity, value, companies and operational status.

Competitive Landscape

Illustration of the power industry that exploits our data-rich, in-depth analysis of the leading players in the sector and examination of operational results, strategic goals, market position and the potential for investment.

Power Outlook long-Term Forecasts

Regional long-term power forecasts covering electricity generation, consumption and capacity for thermal, hydroelectric and nuclear power. These are supported by a country specific  overview, alongside an analysis of key downside risks to the main forecasts.

Regional Overview

Providing BMI’s near-term economic outlook for the region as a whole, as well as taking a close look at countries of particular interest and the latest trends and developments.

Sources

The Power Market Reports draw on an extensive network of primary sources, such as multilateral organisations, government departments, industry associations, chambers and company reports, including Energy Information Administration (EIA), World Bank (WB) and United Nations (UN).