North Eastern Kenya has finally been connected to the Country’s power grid after the Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited (KETRACO) energized its Garissa substation yesterday afternoon. This energization of the Garissa 132/11kV and 132/33kV transformers and bay equipment comes after years of the county relying on diesel generators
Posted: May 13, 2016 [read more]
The Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited Board of Directors has appointed, with the approval of Cabinet Secretary- Energy & Petroleum, FCPA Fernandes Barasa as Managing Director & CEO after a competitive recruitment process. The recruitment process was initiated after the first MD retired after serving two terms.
Posted: April 18, 2016 [read more]
The Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited (KETRACO) plans to commence construction of Homa Bay substation, part of the Sondu – Homa Bay – Awendo transmission infrastructure project. This project will not only provide additional power transmission capacity on the national grid to meet the increasing demand of electricity in Homa Bay, Migoro and Kisumu counties, but also improve the quality and reliability of electricity as well as supply and provide electricity to areas in South Nyanza that are currently not supplied from the national grid.
Posted: April 05, 2016 [read more]