Plan for Development of Uganda’s Biomass Energy Strategy

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. INTRODUCTION


2. BACKGROUND

3. REVIEW OF ENERGY AND FORESTRY SECTOR POLICIES AND PLANS
3.1 Review of the National Energy Policy (2001)
3.2 Review of the forestry policy and National Forest Plan
3.3 Review of the National Environment Action Plan (NEAP)

4. BIOMASS ENERGY FLOWS
4.1 Forestry
4.2 Agriculture
4.3 Livestock
4.4 Total biomass production and use
4.5 Conclusion

5. SELECTED BIOMASS ENERGY INITIATIVES AND BARRIERS
5.1 Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development initiatives
5.2 Rwenzori Highlands Tea Company
5.3 British American Tobacco/Universal Leaf Tobacco
5.4 Joint Energy and Environment Project (JEEP)
5.5 Integrated Rural Development Initiatives (IRDI)
5.6 Renewable Energy Development Centre
5.7 Human resource mobilisation: training initiatives
5.8 National Environment Management Authority
5.9 Other biomass initiatives
5.10 Key barriers to integration of biomass energy into mainstream energy system

6. FRAMEWORK FOR A BIOMASS ENERGY STRATEGY
6.1 Objectives of the strategy
6.2 Options for a biomass energy strategy
6.3 Institutional framework
6.4 Awareness raising
6.5 Resource mobilization

7. PROPOSED STRATEGY AND FUNDING REQUIREMENTS FOR DEVELOPMENT OF NBES
7.1 Proposed stakeholders for developing NBES
7.2 Activities towards developing NBES
7.3 Funding and time requirements for development of NBES

8. CONCLUSION