• Energy Sector GIS Working Group Uganda

    Developing High quality GIS for the Energy Sector of Uganda. The Energy Sector GIS Working Group is organising the 9th Utilities GIS Conference 2021 in Kampala, Uganda. More than 100 participants from government agencies and the private sector from different East African countries are to attend and learn how GIS technology can be used for infrastructure planning, asset management, network monitoring, and decision making.

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  • About - Uganda Energy Sector GIS Working Group - Groups

    The mission of the Uganda Energy Sector GIS Working Group is to develop a high quality GIS for the Energy Sector of Uganda in order to drive informed decision-making. Over the last few years enterprises, governmental agencies and NGOs in Uganda created a lot of location based data. The Ugandan Energy Sector GIS Working Group brings data together in one place, organize them, keep them updated, and make public data available to all stakeholders.

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  • A GIS approach to estimate the bioenergy potential in Uganda

    et al., 2013a). Nevertheless, according to (Okello et al., 2013a), Uganda has a gross energy potential from agricultural and forest residues equivalent to 70% of the gross biomass energy requirements for 2008, considering a coefficient of variation in the estimation of crop production of 20% and efficiency of 100%.

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  • GIS Maps — Energy GIS Working Group

    We have published existing and planned power lines, power plants and other energy utilities in Uganda

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  • (PDF) GIS and rural electricity planning in Uganda

    Kaijuka et al. [101] used GIS information to identify patterns of electricity demand in Uganda and suggest priority areas for energy investment in the country. Teske et al. [102] developed a

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  • GIS and rural electricity planning in Uganda - ScienceDirect

    Jan 01, 2007 · Hydropower is an abundant natural resource over much of rural Uganda. Consequently, Ugandaelectricity supply system is dominated by hydropower nearly 100 times greater than any other source. The total hydropower capacity in Uganda is estimated to be in excess of 2000 MW, compared with the current installed generation of less than 250 MW . There are therefore plenty of potential sites for small-hydro schemes, which are, as yet, under-developed.

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  • GIS and rural electricity planning in Uganda

    Approach A rational and systematic approach is needed for rural electricity planning in Uganda. GIS can provide a key set of components needed for planning in the form of geo- referenced data, using Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates.

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  • ENERGY REPORT FOR UGANDA

    Figure 11: Existing grid and transmission lines in Uganda (Energy Sector GiS working group 2014) 20 Figure 12: Pyramid representing how potential of a certain resource will be defined 23 Figure 13: Population growth in Uganda as predicted in the scenario 29

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  • Enabling GIS in Distribution Utility for Energy Audit and

    Oct 18, 2013 · The network analysis tool uses advance algorithms for calculating phase imbalances, identifying low-voltage or overloaded sections, calculating section-wise loss levels and taking decisions on system optimization through network reconfiguration, capacitor placements and other system improvements measures as per energy audit requirements. GIS is

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  • Geothermal Country Overview: Uganda - GeoEnergy

    The main geothermal resources of Uganda are in close proximity to Lake Albert and Lake Edward. The three most promising geothermal prospects are Katwe-Kikorongo (Katwe, Kasese district), Buranga (Bundibugyo district), and Kibiro (Hoima District). These will be discussed briefly below.

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  • Uganda Energy Sector GIS Working Group - Groups - ENERGYDATA.INFO

    The mission of the Uganda Energy Sector GIS Working Group is to develop a high quality GIS for the Energy Sector of Uganda in order to drive informed decision-making. Over the... read more

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  • Electrification Planning in Uganda using a GIS based approach

    (Energy Sector GIS Working Group Uganda) 11/10/2017 12th Esri Eastern Africa User Conference, Martin Kretschmer. Page 11 Facebook Population Data 11/10/2017 20 countries

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  • A GIS-based approach for electrification planning—A case

    Dec 01, 2015 · GIS analysis 1st step—Electricity demand forecast and planned grid expansion Building on these datasets, projections to 2030 are made regarding population density and electricity demand. These projections are based on the current population, population growth and on whether settlements are considered urban or rural.

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  • Solar resource maps and GIS data for 200+ countries | Solargis

    The largest collection of free solar radiation maps. Download free maps of GHI, DNI, and PV power potential for various countries, continents and regions.

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  • Uganda GIS Data | World Resources Institute

    May 01, 2009 · Subcounty administrative boundaries in Uganda in 2002 (zip file) Waterbodies in Uganda (zip file) Additional Information. Mapping a Better Future: How Spatial Analysis Can Benefit Wetlands and Reduce Poverty in Uganda. Mapping a Healthier Future: How Spatial Analysis Can Guide Pro-Poor Water and Sanitation Planning in Uganda

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  • Solar resource maps and GIS data for 200+ countries | Solargis

    The maps and data for Uganda have been released in parallel with Global Solar Atlas, which is published by the World Bank Group, funded by ESMAP, and prepared by Solargis. All maps on this page are licensed by The World Bank under the Creative Commons Attribution license ( CC BY 4.0 ) with the mandatory and binding addition presented in Global

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  • Senior GIS Analyst Job Opportunity at Uganda Electricity

    Our vision is: “To Become a leading strategic business partner in the transmission and Single Buyer Business and to support sustainable energy development in Uganda.” Job Summary: The Senior GIS Analyst will primarily develop and implement Geographical Information Systems (GIS) as a management decision support tool within Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited.

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  • Teaching GIS Remote Sensing in Uganda | GISCorps

    Aug 16, 2015 · The Department of Environment and Natural Resources at Kabale University ( KAB) in southwestern Uganda requested GISCorps volunteer (s) to teach GIS/Remote Sensing to their faculty members. KAB intends to establish a GIS centre including training departmental staff in aspects of GIS/Remote sensing with specific focus on: Database management systems, Raster based ELTs, Vector based GIS software, as well as Open Source tools and other programs relevant to successful implementation of the GIS

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  • Energy Statistics of Uganda - knoema.com

    Insurance Statistics of Uganda Knoema, an Eldridge business, is the most comprehensive source of global decision-making data in the world. Our tools allow individuals and organizations to discover, visualize, model, and present their data and the world’s data to facilitate better decisions and better outcomes.

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  • Energy in Uganda - Wikipedia

    Uganda aims to lower its greenhouse gas emissions by enacting measures in its energy, forestry and wetland sectors. Ugandagreenhouse gas emissions per capita is 1.39 tons carbon dioxide, one of the lowest in the world. The country aims to reduce its carbon emissions by 22 percent by 2030. Hydroelectricity

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  • GEO-MIK Consultants Africa

    The project has supported the Government of Uganda and in particular the Office of the Prime Minister, develop and publish the district hazard, risk and vulnerability profiles across the country. Since 2013, GEO-MIK Consultants Africa has been involved in offering a wide range of Earth Observation and GIS services to UNDP.

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  • 67 Important GIS Applications and Uses

    GIS in Mapping: Mapping is a central function of Geographic Information System, which provides a visual interpretation of data. GIS store data in database and then represent it visually in a mapped format. Telecom and Network services: GIS can be a great planning and decision making tool for telecom industries. GDi GISDATA enables wireless telecommunication organizations to incorporate geographic data in to the complex network design, planning, optimization, maintenance and activities. Accident Analysis and Hot Spot Analysis: GIS can be used as a key tool to minimize accident hazard on roads, the existing road network has to be optimized and also the road safety measures have to be improved. Urban Planning: GIS technology is used to analyze the urban growth and its direction of expansion, and to find suitable sites for further urban development.

  • GIS Analyses - WCS Uganda

    WCS Uganda has extensive experience in GIS and remote sensing with expertise that can manage both satellite imagery and aerial photography. The GIS department was established in the early 2000s to support WCS’s conservation activities in the country and the broader region.Satellite image analysis is handled with software such as Erdas Imagine, Idrisi and ArcGIS 10.x, while aerial photography is handled using EnsoMOSAIC software.

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  • Uganda - District Boundaries (2014) - Datasets - openAFRICA

    The Ugandan Energy Sector GIS Working Group’s mission is to develop a high quality GIS for the Energy Sector of Uganda in order to drive informed decision-making. As such, it brings datasets together in one place, organize them, keep them updated, and make public data available to all stakeholders.

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  • Mapping the Ugandan off-grid energy market

    energy access in Uganda Today, about 80% of Ugandans live without access to modern energy. Bringing energy to these households has become a central focus of Uganda’s development agenda, with frequent discussion on reaching ‘universal access’ in the coming decades.

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  • GIS for Renewable Energy

    U.S. DOERenewable Energy Lab Maps Wind Resources with GIS Highlights Using ArcGIS Desktop software, the NREL team can determine the most favorable locations for wind farms. GIS-based modeling enables analysis of terrain, which signifi cantly impacts the quality of wind at a particular site.

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  • MINISTRY OF ENERGY AND MINERAL DEVELOPMENT

    2.2. Uganda’s Energy Sector 20 2.2.1. The Power Sector 20 2.2.2. The Process Heat Sector 21 3. PART I – VISION AND TARGETS THROUGH 2030 23 3.1. Energy sector trajectory 23 3.1.1. Electricity 23 3.1.2. Cooking energy 24 3.2. Uganda’s SE4ALL targets for 2030 25 3.2.1 Energy access towards SE4ALL 26 3.2.2 Renewable Energy towards SE4ALL 27

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  • Site Suitability Analysis of Solar PV Power Generation in

    The Ethiopian government looked towards renewable energy resources to generate electrical power for the current demand of the country. 85#x0025; of the total population of the country lives in rural areas and uses fossil fuel for their domestic uses. Using fossil fuel poses a danger for users and the environment. And the government of Ethiopia planned to electrify 85#x0025; of the rural

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