Africa's biggest wind power scheme, the Lake Turkana Wind Power project in Kenya, should be fully connected to the national electricity grid and producing power by the end of June, a director at the consortium building the project said on Wednesday.
East & Horn Africa
- Wednesday, 18 January 2017 12:43
- Monday, 16 January 2017 11:12
Tanzania is seeking a loan of $200 million from the World Bank for debt-ridden state power supplier TANESCO, the country's energy ministry said on Monday, two weeks after the president refused to allow the utility to hike prices to cover costs.
- Wednesday, 11 January 2017 07:48
Uganda and Tanzania have awarded a contract for designing a crude oil pipeline running through both east African countries to US based firm Gulf Interstate Engineering, an official document seen by Reuters on Wednesday showed.
- Wednesday, 07 December 2016 06:00
Tanzania is in talks with Nigeria's Dangote Cement on the supply of natural gas to a manufacturing plant for the building material, but negotiations are currently held up over prices, said a government body in the East African country.
- Monday, 05 December 2016 07:48
Kenya Airways said on Monday it was experiencing some disruptions to its flight schedules after an undisclosed number of technicians failed to show up for work, the latest in a series of labour-related hiccups to face the airline.