Kenya future lies in Green energy

Kenyan government is doubling its efforts and investment towards renewable energy, a move that is expected to reduce reliance on fossil fuels in the country. Kenya is ranked second to South Africa in clean energy investment in the continent and sixth globally. $3.6B has been invested in Kenya’s clean energy from 2009 – 2016. But […]

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Three arrested, equipment recovered in security operations

BY CHRIS OJOW Three people were arrested as Kenya Power intensified security operations to stamp out vandalism, illegal connections and other crimes undermining electricity distribution. Prepaid meters and conductors were also recovered in the operations. Surveillance exercises will continue countrywide to weed out the vices which undermine the quality of electricity supply to customers. The […]

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Toshiba, Turkey’s Zorlu Energy Group Concludes Package Deal Agreement on Geothermal Power Generation Projects with

Toshiba Corporation has concluded a package deal agreement with Zorlu Energy Group, an independent power producer and member of Turkey’s Zorlu Holdings, for the supply of steam turbines and generators (STGs) for geothermal power plants to be constructed in Turkey. Under the terms of the PDA, Zorlu Energy Group will investigate steam flow, pressure levels […]

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Huawei Technologies to venture its Smart Grid technologies in Africa

Huawei Technologies, the leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider has announced plans to advance Smart Grid technologies to Africa, beginning with South Africa, followed by other countries like Kenya. The announcement was made during the recently concluded, African Utility Week (AUW) 2017 held in Cape Town, where Huawei Technologies co-hosted its 5th […]

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