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Kenya: Independent power transmission project nears financial close

Issue 481 - 02 Apr 2023 - By Tonderayi Mukeredzi | 1 minute read

Kenya’s first independent power transmission (IPT) projects – the 165km 400kV line from Lessos to Loosuk and the 72km 220kV line from Kisumu to Musaga – are expected to reach financial close by end-2023, with construction to start thereafter, according to project sources.

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