Tag: Lake Turkana wind power

Africa’s Largest Wind Farm Saves Kenya €126m in Fuel Imports

Sub-Saharan Africa’s largest wind farm in northern Kenya saved the country €126 million (sh15.7 billion) in reduced fuel imports in the first...

Kenya’s Plan To Scrap Green Tax Incentives Faulted

Kenya’s plan to take away tax concessions granted to green projects has unnerved businesses in the sustainability space, warning of a reversal...

How KenGen, Centum Missed A Piece Of Turkana Wind Farm

Kenyan companies shied away from investing in Africa’s largest renewable energy project, Lake Turkana wind power plant, located in northern Kenya, handing foreigners 100 percent...

Google Plan To Buy Into Largest African Wind Farm Ended By...

By Reuters Google’s (GOOGL.O) plans to buy a 12.5% stake in Africa’s largest wind farm have been canceled...

Norfund Expands Green Projects Funding List In EA

Norway’s investment agency Norfund has widened the list of areas it will be funding in East Africa to include waste management, access to clean...

Revealed: Best Locations For Wind And Solar In Kenya

Marsabit is the best location in Kenya to set up a wind power plant while Nakuru is tops in solar.

The Untold Story of Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

The backstory of the 310-megawatt Lake Turkana Wind power plant in northern Kenya spans 21 years from the date the idea was first floated...