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Monday, May 21, 2018 - 16:45

MONDAY, May 21, 2018… The level of water in Kenya’s largest hydro power generating dam Masinga located in the Seven Forks Cascade has risen to 1057.41 meters above sea level (m a.s.l.) as of this morning with a crest of 0.9 meters flowing into the spillway. This is a rise from 1057.03m a.s.l. recorded on Friday 18 May.
However, the amount of water flowing into the dam has reduced from 585m3 per second on Friday down to 333m3 this morning. This is as a result of reduced rainfall in the catchment area.

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 16:45

FRIDAY, May 18, 2018… Kenya’s largest hydro power generating dam Masinga located in the Seven Forks Cascade has risen to 1,057.03 meters against a maximum level of 1,056.50 meters as at this morning. The current overflowing volume stands at 136.8 cubic meters per second. Overflow at Kiambere Dam, the last station in the cascade, has subsided to 115.9 cubic meters per second at 6.00 a.m. from 206.9 yesterday.

Monday, May 7, 2018 - 16:30

KENGEN MOVES TO EXPLAIN ROLE OF DAMS IN MITIGATING FLOODS

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 16:15

GOOD NEWS FOR POWER CONSUMERS AS KENGEN STEPS UP HYDRO GENERATION

Monday, April 23, 2018: Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) is set to step up power generation from its hydro stations following heavy rains being experienced in several parts of the country.

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 08:30
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 16:45

NAIROBI: Friday, 24th March 2017
Press Release
The KenGen Board of Directors has allotted 351 million ordinary shares left over during the recent Rights Issue to the South African Government Employees Pension Fund.

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 14:30

KenGen commissions Sh 1.6M earth dam to alleviate water shortage
Mbeere, Wednesday February 15, 2017…
KenGen, today commissioned Ngurunga dam to alleviate water shortage currently faced by 500 local residents and thousands of livestock in Mbeere area of Embu County.

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 10:00

Kenya’s renewable energy development has received a major boost after the Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the French Development Agency (AFD) underpinning funding of up to Ksh6.9 billion (60 million Euros) by the French Government for the development of the 80 MW Meru wind project.

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 09:45

December 1 30 2015… Kenya's main power producer, KenGen, has enhanced output from hydro with the current heavy rains filling up the country’s major generating dams at the Seven Forks in Eastern Kenya.
Energy planners say all the dams in the cascade have attained their spilling levels while the main Masinga Dam is still two metres to spilling at 1054.32 meters above sea level (masl). 

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 09:45

KenGen NEWS RELEASE
KENGEN WINS PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS

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