Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Kenya: Exploration to Start Soon at Suswa Geothermal Power Project

Firm to set up geothermal plant (Daily Nation)

Chinese company  Zhejiang Kaishan Compressor Co. will begin exploration and drilling for geothermal power in Narok County in the next month.

The company’s president, Mr Kevin Cao, accompanied by his geologist and Energy ministry officials, were among a delegation that held a meeting with Narok Governor Samuel Tunai on Tuesday to discuss the prospect before the announcement was made.

Speaking after the meeting, Mr Tunai said the company got the green light to drill steam wells in the Suswa South-Magadi-Shompole steam fields.

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