Geothermal development Company have been the leading geo electricity producer here in kenya generating and supplying over 544 Mega Watts in the national grid system.
Geothermal despite lagging behind Hydro electricity company, it has been very essential at a time when main power producers doesn't meet customer need, hence act as a backup.
Geothermal power station sell it's power to Kenya Power Lightening Company for the purposes of distribution to local resident at various place within the country.
Despite of large amount of power received by KPLC, some area must face power outage so as to allow Kenya Power personnels to carry out system maintenance so as to improve grid performance.
This maintenance disrupt the normal operation of businesses in the affected area as most of the them depend on power to run their daily norm.
This outage affect mostly small enterprises that cannot afford generator to continue with their daily routine as a result they tend to shut down their business untill power is switch on back.
This small business include; Berber Shops, Saloon, Charging Centers to mention a few. This small business in high percentage contribute to growth of Country economy.
To improve on grid system, KPLC Announced Long Electricity Blackout on Friday 01 in the listed area below.
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