Uganda: Karuma hydroelectric dam could be commissioned with technical flaws

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In Uganda, shortcomings identified by the national power producer in the construction of the Karuma dam are under tension. The UEGCL wants them to be repaired before the inauguration of the infrastructure while the manufacturer, Sinohydro says that these repairs will be done after.

In Uganda, the Karuma dam, currently more than 98% built by the company Sinohydro, is the subject of tensions between the Chinese manufacturer and the Ministry of Energy on the one hand, the UEGCL the national production company of electricity on the other, reports The Independent.

The national producer indeed accuses the Chinese manufacturer of having carried out work ...

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