Kenya: Kenyatta presses on with renegotiation of power deals


Issue 448 - 22 Oct 2021 | 3 minute read

President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered that the recommendations made by the taskforce set up to review power purchase agreements (PPAs) be implemented by end-December. This includes the renegotiation of active PPAs and a raft of measures to tackle the performance of beleaguered utility Kenya Power, with the goal of reducing electricity costs by a third.

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