Kenya Power Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Kenya Power Report

Kenya Power Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Kenya Power Report
Published Oct 22, 2016
57 pages — Published Oct 22, 2016
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Abstract:

We believe Kenya will emerge as the fifth largest geothermal market in the world by ---- - with just under - gigawatt (GW) of installed capacity, as its strong project pipeline gradually materialises. According to our Key Projects Database, there is nearly --- megawatts (MW) of geothermal capacity at the planning stage in Kenya. ...The project will be done with financial backing from the World Bank via the International Finance Corporation. Despite the financing being offered, the project still faces delays as the Lamu County government has rejected the environmental and social impact assessment of the coal-fired power plant. This is due to no resettlement plan having been established for the citizens that will have to be relocated. ...This is due to no resettlement plan having been established for the citizens that will have to be relocated. The Kenyan government announced at the end of July ---- that the country s electrification rate has increased to -- .

...Kenya s thermal power generation will remain based on primarily oil-fired power, which is currently generating all of Kenya s thermal power. We estimate that total oil-fired generation amounts to -.- terawatt hours (TWh) in ---- and we forecast this to remain stagnant over our ---year forecast period in ----. ...We note that this power plant could potentially provide a significant boost to overall electricity capacity, and although the plant has been slated to be finished in ----, we do not currently include it in our forecasts. The plant has been experiencing multiple delays; in the resettlement of people living in the area of the plant s construction, political infighting over the plant and the statement by the plant s future operator, Centum Investments, that the plant might not start generating power for the first two years after construction is finished. The ICB and Standard Bank of South Africa have agreed to provide a total of USD-.-bn in funding for the ...The plant has been experiencing multiple delays; in the resettlement of people living in the area of the plant s construction, political infighting over the plant and the statement by the plant s future operator, Centum Investments, that the plant might not start generating power for the first two years after construction is finished. The ICB and Standard Bank of South Africa have agreed to provide a total of USD-.-bn in funding for the

...Standard Bank of South Africa and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) have concluded a deal to finance the USD-bn Lamu coal-fired power plant. The ICBC will be supplying USD-.-bn, while Standard Bank will provide a further USD---mn. ...

  
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