New power line a game changer for the lake region

KETRACO’s chairman, Captain Joe Mutambu, is leading a team of engineers inspecting construction in the Kibos area of ​​the Olkaria-Lessos-Kisumu transmission line project [Kepher Otieno, Standard] The Lake Victoria Regional Economic Block (LREB) has enormous potential for accelerated industrialization and economic growth. To make this dream a reality, a new …

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Nigeria separatist snatched from Kenya: lawyers

A Nigerian separatist leader arrested last month and brought back to his country to stand trial has been illegally detained in Kenya and is in need of medical attention, his wife and lawyers said. The banned movement of Nnamdi Kanu, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) campaigning for a separate …

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Climate change threatens Kenya’s tea industry

Ten-nine-eight-seven-six …… .We were almost there. It wasn’t a countdown to a specific point in time, but to a goal. Or more precisely a degree of latitude. Soon we were at 0.0’0 ”according to GPS on my cell phone. We were at the equator. We came because I wanted to …

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EPRA invites you to take a look at its energy regulations for 2021 |

Image credit: 123rf The Energy and Regulatory Petroleum Authority (EPRA) developed the Energy Regulation 2021 and is now inviting industry stakeholders to the proposed regulations. The process will help stimulate investment in mini-grids in the country to increase electrification in underserved areas away from the main grid. The authority announced …

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