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Kenya’s Onshore Upstream Sector Set to Pick Up in 2017

Upstream activity in Kenya is expected to re-surge after hitting a low in 2016 in the backdrop of low oil…

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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…

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AfDB affirms commitment to funding Menengai Geothermal Project

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting the Menengai Geothermal Project during a tour of the…

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GDC trains 113 staff with the JICA $20.5M capacity building grant Baringo-Silali Project

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has trained 113 young engineers, scientists and planners in the first phase of the…

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Baringo Land deal paves way for commencement of the KfW 80 Million Euro Baringo-Silali Project

GDC has signed a land agreement pact with affected communities in the Baringo area thus paving way for the commencement…

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Engineer Johnson Ole Nchoe named new GDC MD

Following a recommendation by the Geothermal Development Company (GDC) Board of Directors, and approval by the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of…

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KenGen Drilling Programme Records Unique Success

KenGen has recorded significant steam finds in Olkaria, putting the company in a prime position to begin the next phase…