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Kenya: GDC secures 40-year lease for power generation site

Geothermal Development Corporation (GDC) has secured the lease area for the geothermal power generation project in Menengai for 40 years.

Speaking at the site, Managing Director Joseph Ole Nchoe said, "The lease would give us an ample opportunity to develop the project fully which will impact immensely on the national social and economic revolution".

Reports by independent consultants indicate the area has sufficient steam to generate 105 megawatts of electricity to the national electricity.

Read more at Hivisasa (Kiplagat Arap Ndogo)

Publication date: 4/13/2018

 


 

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