Kenya power plant projects

The deadline for bids in a tender for a solar PV panel production facility in Kenya has been put back. Kenya Electricity Generating Company Plc (KenGen) launched the tender in February with an initial deadline of 15 April, which has now been delayed until 11 June. The contract involves the design of required equipment and layout for a production line within a building and floor space provided by KenGen; supply, installation and commissioning of the plant; training of KenGen staff on the operation and maintenance of the entire plant; provision of materials for initial production; and technical drawings and documents for reference in maintenance and operation of the plant. The facility will produce 5-10MWe/yr of panels.

Contact: Supply chain director, KenGen, 10th Floor, KenGen Pension Complex II, Kolobot Road, Parklands, P.O. Box 47936-00100, Nairobi, Kenya. Tel: +254 20 366 6000. Email:,,


AIX: C&I Webinar

Registration for the second AIX: Webinar is now open. The focus will be on Africa's evolving Commercial & Industrial market -

Sponsored by Globeleq and Wärtsilä, the three live stream sessions will examine emerging business models, compare different regulatory environments as well as look at considerations for customers considering captive power.

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