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NOTICE TO SHOW CAUSE WHY LICENCE NO.
ERA/LIC/GEN/015/128 HELD BY JELCO NENGO
HYDRO POWER COMPANY LIMITED SHOULD
NOT BE REVOKED UNDER SECTION 42 OF THE
NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR RENEWAL OF ELECTRICITY ACT, 1999.
LICENCE NO. 061A ISSUED TO JACOBSEN
UGANDA POWER PLANT COMPANY LIMITED NOTICE is hereby given by the Electricity Regulatory
FOR THE GENERATION AND SALE OF Authority (‘the Authority’) under Section 42 of the
ELECTRICITY FROM THE NAMANVE THERMAL Electricity Act, 1999 (the ‘Act’) to Jelco Nengo Hydro
POWER PLANT Power Company Limited (the ‘Licensee’) to show cause
why Licence No. ERA/LIC/GEN/015/128 (‘the Licence’)
[Under Sections 11 (f) and 45 (2) of the issued to the Licensee to construct, own and operate a 6.7
Electricity Act, 1999] MW hydroelectric generation facility (the ‘Power Plant’)
on River Mitano in Kanungu and Rukungiri Districts,
The Electricity Regulatory Authority (‘the Authority’) has should not be revoked owing to breach of the Licence
under Section 45 (2) of the Electricity Act 1999, Chapter Conditions and the Act.
145, Laws of Uganda, (‘the Act’) received an application for
1. CONTRAVENTIONS OF THE ACT,
renewal of the Generation and Sale of Electricity Licence
REGULATIONS AND LICENCE.
No. 016A from Jacobsen Uganda Power Plant Company
Limited, in respect of the 50 MW Thermal Power Plant (‘the Pursuant to Section 42 of the Act and Condition 12 of the
Licence, the Authority is satisfied that the Licensee is not
Project’) at Namanve, Mukono District. operating in accordance with its Licence Conditions or
provisions of the Electricity Act or Regulations as follows:-
NOTICE is hereby given to the directly affected public and
1.1 Section 47 of the Act required the licensee to carry out
public agencies/authorities, that the application may be his or her activities in accordance with his or her
inspected at the address below: Licence, the Act and Regulations made thereunder;
1.2 Condition 3 of the Licence, pursuant to which the
The Secretary Licensee was required to achieve Financial Close
Electricity Regulatory Authority, within one hundred eighty (180) days from the
ERA House, Plot 15, Shimoni Road, Nakasero, Effective Date of the Licence of 15th April, 2015, that
is, by the 12thof October, 2015;
P.O. Box 10332,
Kampala. 1.3 Condition 18 of the Licence which required the
Licensee to provide proof of Financial Close to the
Fax: +256 414 341624
Authority within one hundred eighty (180) days from
Email: info@era.or.ug the Effective Date of the Licence; and