About us

Uganda Solar Energy Association (USEA)

USEA Uganda Solar Energy Association (USEA) is an independent non-profit association dedicated to facilitating the growth and development of solar energy business in Uganda and East Africa region.

USEA was formed in 2016 by private sectors companies that deal in solar energy business with help from private sector foundation, Ministry of Energy and Rural Electrification Agency and it is registered under section 10 of the Societies Act.

A vibrant institution that promotes the provision of solar energy solutions that match national, regional and international standards.

To strengthen Uganda's solar industry, facilitate business growth and promote regulation


PROMOTE RELEVANCE: Position solar energy as an important source of power in Uganda’s energy mix.

DISTRIBUTION: Promote the use of solar energy at all levels i.e. from the smallest private dwellings, to small and medium enterprises, through to commercial and public bodies and up to large parastatal and industrial establishments.

NETWORKING: Strengthen the local solar industry, enhance business opportunities and facilitate business growth for the sector though networks, research and knowledge sharing.

SELF-REGULATION: Create and promote a self-regulating environment that facilitates the offering of high quality solar energy solutions and services to customers.

INFORMATION HUB: Provide a forum for information and knowledge exchange on matters relating to solar energy development and utilisation.

CAPACITY BUILDING: Coordinate, seek and utilise funding, business and training opportunities for the growth of the sector and businesses of members.