Kipeto Energy report that on May 31 it successfully installed the last of 60 WTG’s with no Incidents recorded. GE supplied 60 of its 1.7-103 turbines for the construction of the plant. The new wind farm will provide the energy needed to power 40,000 households in the region.
The 100-MW Kipeto wind power project will provide clean energy to the national grid as a significant contribution to Kenya’s Vision 2030 and Big Four Agenda.
“This is a great milestone and we are very proud of the entire Kipeto Energy PLC team, all our Shareholders and all Stakeholders who have worked tirelessly towards the achievement of this great milestone despite the current Covid-19 pandemic,” a statement on Kipeto’s website read.
Source: AE Africa