The Mpanga hydroelectric power project in Kamwenge District, Uganda, is now operational, news agencies reported.
The construction of the (US$13 million) project began in 2007 under the funding of South Asian Energy System contracted by a Sri Lankan-based NGO VSHYDRO, media reports indicate.
Mpanga small hydro station is situated at the location of Mpanga Falls, on the Mpanga River.
The 18-MW project is being developed by Africa Energy Management Systems.
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