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Geothermal Powered Ecocloud Data Centre Launched in Olkaria

Today KenGen and Konza Technopolis Development Authority (KoTDA) joined forces with local investors in breaking ground for an Ecocloud Data Centre at the KenGen...

KenGen Announces Four Electric Cars Alongside Plans to Shift from Gas-Powered Vehicles

The race to transition from gas-powered vehicles to electric replacements has received a shot in the arm today following the launch of four electric...

KenGen Erects New 83MW Power Plant

Kenya Electricity Generating Company Plc (KenGen) has completed setting up a 83-meagawatt power plant in Olkaria. KenGen is already testing this additional Unit (AU) 6...

KenGen Exports Geothermal Well Drilling Expertise to Djibouti on a KES 700 Million Project

KenGen has started drilling the first of three geothermal wells in Djibouti, effectively launching a Ksh.0.7 billion contract signed in February this year. The drilling...

KenGen Sets Up R&D Station at Tana Power Station, A First By a Public Sector Entity

Kenya Electricity Generating Company PLC (KenGen) has launched the construction of a Research and Development (R&D) Centre at Tana Power Station located in Muranga...

KenGen, Olkaria Geothermal Emission Reduction Grows, Receives 2 Million More Credits

Power production company KenGen has announced that it has received carbon credits from its Olkaria I, Units 4 and 5 Geothermal Power plant further...
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KenGen Plans To Setup Tier IV Data Center As Additional Revenue Stream

KenGen, the parastatal in Kenya responsible for producing a majority of the country's electric power is planning to setup a data center as an...

Olkaria Geothermal Expansion Project Boosts Capacity for Rural Electrification

Societies in modern times, including Kenya, require enormous amounts of energy to drive the machines of commerce and to sustain the lifestyles that many...
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KenGen’s Olkaria V Unit 1 Goes Live, Performs Better than Expected

Kenya Electricity Generating Company or KenGen for short is the company that is known for producing the largest percentage of electricity consumed in Kenya. One of...
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How a Monkey Took Over Kenyan Social Media

Yesterday, a rare thing happened in Kenya. We are usually accustomed to the planned power outages for maintenance and localized outages when there is...

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