Masdar bags 440MW solar PV deal in Uzbekistan

Nearly $300m will be spent on the development of two solar PV projects with a combined capacity of 220MW

World Bank backs clean energy in Uzbekistan with $380m

The funded project aims to improve the transmission network’s capacity to facilitate more renewable energy

Saudi developer seals deal to build 1.5GW wind farm in Uzbekistan

Once commissioned, the project will cover the power needs of four million households

Uzbekistan and Siemens to work together on hydrogen and wind energy

They will pursue the implementation of joint projects, including building new generating facilities and power audit facilities to introduce energy efficient technologies

Masdar upscales wind farm in Uzbekistan to 1.5GW

The project will support Uzbekistan in achieving its objectives of adding up to 3GW of wind energy and meeting 25% of its electricity needs from renewable energy sources by the end of the decade

Uzbekistan secures €55.8m loan to finance hydropower projects

The country hopes to generate a quarter of its electricity from renewable sources by 2030, including 3.8GW of hydropower

Uzbekistan announces tender for 100MW wind energy plant

The tender is part of the nation’s goal to generate a quarter of all electricity from renewable sources by 2030

Uzbekistan commits to tender 900MW of solar power

It supports the country’s ambition to develop a total of up to 5GW of solar power by 2030

Uzbekistan submits new climate action plan to UN

Uzbekistan has submitted its new climate action plan to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) means there is “near universal participation” of countries in the Paris climate agreement. This takes the number of nations having formally submitted their INDCs to the UN to 163. UNFCCC Executive Secretary […]

Uzbekistan’s energy and infrastructure gets $573m boost

An Asian bank is loaning $573 million (£469.2m) for four energy and infrastructure projects in Uzbekistan. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide $154 million (£126m) to establish energy efficient agricultural facilities, $121 million (£99m) to improve the water supply for more than three million people and $198 million (£162m) to upgrade around 77 kilometres of regional roads. The final project will provide $100 million […]