Building wind farms in Kenya

How are you supporting investors in Kenya’s wind power sector?

Ashurst has been advising the developer, Aeolus Kenya Limited, in relation to the development and financing of a 60MW onshore wind project in Kinangop.

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Kenya Power to Upgrade Pre-Paid Billing

Kenya Power has announced plans to upgrade its pre-paid billing system to reduce the continued technical hitches experienced by consumers.

Most of the customers have complained of occasional failure even after loading credit into the pre-paid meters, while others have often complained of being unable to load credits onto the meter.

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AfDB Approves New Funds for Ethiopia-Kenya Power Project

Addis Ababa – The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a loan agreement amounting US$115 million to finance the construction of a cross-border electricity highway running between Ethiopia and Kenya.

A member of the Karo tribe by the Omo river in Ethiopia. Three hydropower dams are planned – there are fears that the resulting scarcity could lead to violent conflict (Getty)

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