Press Releases

Power Supply Restored to Affected Customers

Nairobi, October 2, 2019……We are glad to report that electricity supply has been restored in several areas following power outages caused by the windstorm that struck Nairobi and some parts of the country yesterday evening.

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Two vandals sentenced to 25 years imprisonment each

Nairobi, July 31, 2018……. A Mumias court has sentenced two vandals to 25 years imprisonment each after they were found guilty of stealing and vandalising transformers. The sentence has no provision for fine.

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Kenya Power enhances capacity at Garissa substation

 

Nairobi, 13 May 2019..……Kenya Power has installed a 2.5MVA transformer at the Garissa substation to enhance its capacity and ensure enough supply to Garissa town and its environs. 

 

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Services restored as system upgrade is completed

Nairobi, 10 April 2019…  The Kenya Power’s prepaid system upgrade that was taking place from yesterday, Tuesday 9th April to Wednesday, 10th April, was completed successfully and services restored by 10am today, the company said.   

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Kenya Power to upgrade prepaid system

Nairobi, 8 April 2019..…… Kenya Power will shut down the prepaid system from 11.00 p.m tomorrow to facilitate transfer of data to a new hardware. The system is scheduled to resume operation at 6.00 p.m on Wednesday, 10th April 2019.

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Kenya Power increases capacity for meter testing equipment to enhance service delivery

Nairobi, 12 March 2019..……Kenya Power has acquired two new single phase meter test benches of 40 positions each in a bid to enhance the capacity for testing and deployment of meters to customers.

 

 

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Migori markets to benefit from public lighting project spearheaded by Kenya Power

Migori, Wednesday, 27 February 2019…. Migori County Governor, Okoth Obado has today commissioned a street lighting project at Kegonga and Maeta markets in Kuria East constituency.

 

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Kenya Power posts KShs.2.5 billion in half year profit

Nairobi, 21st February, 2019………Kenya Power has recorded KShs.2.5 billion in net profit for the half year period to 31 December 2018.

During the trading period, revenue from electricity sales increased by 21.3 % from KShs.46.93 billion to KShs.56.95 billion. The revenue growth was as a result of increase in unit sales where the utility sold 4,106 GWh as at 31 December 2018 compared to 3,893 GWh as at 31 December 2017. 

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Kenya Power holds Customer Open Day in Eldoret

Nairobi, 13 February 2019..…… Kenya Power will hold a two- day Customer Open Day in Eldoret town as part of the Company’s drive to improve service delivery to customers.

The event will be held on 14th and 15th February 2019 at the off street parking area around Zion Mall and is expected to benefit customers within the North Rift region. It is one of the several initiatives the Company has undertaken to enhance engagement with customers with the overall objective of increasing their satisfaction.

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Kenya Power successfully undertakes system maintenance

Nairobi, Sunday, 10th February 2019…. Kenya Power has successfully completed maintenance of its IT system.
The maintenance was part of the current focus on enhancing service delivery to customers by ensuring faster and more efficient service delivery. 

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Kenya Power to upgrade its customer management system

Nairobi, Friday, 8th February 2019…. Kenya Power will undertake a system maintenance as it seeks to enhance efficiency in its service delivery. The upgrade will be implemented on Saturday 9th February 2019, 4.00 P.M. to Sunday 10th February 2019, 6.00 A.M.

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Press Release - Police arrest 9 found in possession of stolen transformers

Nairobi, Tuesday, 29th January 2019….The Police in conjunction with Kenya Power security officers have arrested nine people in Nairobi for being in possession of stolen transformers as the utility intensifies efforts to reduce issues of theft. 

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