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GDC, NOCK in Fuel Supply Partnership For Drilling Activities

GDC and the National Oil Corporation of Kenya (NOCK) have signed an agreement which will see the latter supply diesel…

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West Jec Assures GDC of 105MW of Steam in Menengai

Consultants from West Jec (West Japan Engineering Consultants) have confirmed that GDC has enough steam for the set up of…

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Civil Works Begin At Olkaria V Geothermal Plant

Civil works have commenced in the 154 megawatt Olkaria V plant nine months after Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta broke ground…

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Baringo County Residents Embrace Baringo-Silali Geothermal Project

Residents of the Baringo County have embraced the Geothermal Development Corporation’s (GDC’s) Baringo-Silali Project and urged GDC to commence the…

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President Uhuru Kenyatta Breaks Ground For Olkaria V Power Project

President Uhuru Kenyatta last week broke ground for the construction of the Olkaria V power project which will produce 158 MW…

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KenGen Awards Mitsubishi Corporation Contract to Construct Olkaria V Geothermal Plant

Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), together with Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. (MHPS) and H Young & Co. (E.A.) Ltd. (HY), has…

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IRENA/ADFD Open Fifth Round of Funding for Renewable Energy Projects

USD 50 million available for scalable, replicable and transformative renewable energy projects in developing countries The International Renewable Energy Agency…

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IPP’s At Menengai Geothermal Project Warned Not To Cause Delays

The Ministry of Energy & Petroleum has given the Menengai Geothermal Project a clean bill of health having confirmed the…

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GDC makes Kshs. 1.6 Billion profit, Turn around from lossmaking in 2015

The Geothermal Development Company (GDC) has made a Kshs. 1.6 Billion profit after tax in the year ended June 2015…

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GDC contracts Great Wall for directional drilling

GDC has contracted the Great Wall Drilling Company Limited to drill directional geothermal wells in Menengai. A brief signing ceremony…