East Africa Breweries Limited plans major green energy shift

East Africa Breweries Limited (EABL) is investing in a major green energy system that will soon see it delink from Kenya Power. The brewer is investing US $200 million on solar power system that will drive its Kenyan factories, intensifying the shift by firms to generate their own power from solar.

Kenya Breweries Limited (KBL) managing director John Musunga said the brewer is targeting to shift 100 percent to green energy and delink from Kenya Power by 2030. The target is to generate at least 9.3MW at its Ruaraka plant in Nairobi and 2.4MW from solar power in Kisumu.

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