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Where Kenya Power Missed Cash Opportunities

Recent news coming from Kenya Power has been generating more heat than light and the company risks being swallowed whole by the ensuing financial...

Shedding Light On Kenya’s Geothermal Power Plants

Kenya constructed its first geothermal plant in 1981, the Olkaria 1. The East African nation has since built a fleet of other geothermal plants...

An Inside Look at Kenya’s Thermal Power Plants

Thermal power plants (heavy fuel oil/diesel/kerosene generators) in Kenya charge the highest in excess of $0.20 per unit of electricity produced and injected into...

KenGen to Unveil its Drilling Detergent Manufacturing Factory

Press Release NAIROBI, KENYA, Thursday June 25th, 2020: Kenya Electricity Generating Company PLC (KenGen) has commenced construction of its first-ever Liquid Drilling Detergent Manufacturing Factory, at...

Kenya’s Treasury Allocates $93mn for Geothermal Energy Projects

Kenya has allocated $93 million (Sh9.3 billion) for development of geothermal energy in the 2020/21 financial year starting next month. Treasury minister Ukur Yatani announced...

KenGen Partners With Private Investors To Develop Geothermal Energy

Government-owned power producer KenGen is for the first time teaming up with private investors to develop power plants, starting with a 140MW geothermal facility. The...

KenGen Gets Funding To Raise Masinga Dam Wall

Power producer KenGen has secured funds to raise Masinga dam wall as a way of increasing water catchment and ensuring steady supply of cheap...

Kenya Overtakes Italy, Joins Top Seven Geothermal Producers

Kenya has raced past Italy to emerge seventh largest geothermal power producer in the world, new global data shows. Kenya’s geothermal capacity stands at 823...