A UNBS officer from the Legal Metrology department testing an energy meter

UNBS, ERA sign MoU for procurement and hosting equipment for testing electricity meters

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) for the procurement and hosting of equipment to test electricity meters. The equipment will be installed at UNBS.

A joint technical team from the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development, ERA and UNBS carried out Factory Acceptance Tests on the equipment.

The inspection team recommended shipment of the test equipment and it is expected to be in the country by the end of November.