Kenya has only one manufacturer of solar panels

Solinc East Africa is the only maker of solar panels in Kenya with the majority of the panels in the local market largely imported from China.

The Kenya-made panels only account for a tiny share of the local market. The vast majority of panels in use in Kenya, nearly 98 per cent, come from China.

Industry data indicates that Kenya’s demand for solar panels recorded an average growth of 87 per cent annually since 2010, hitting 2.6 million panels in 2017.

Full article: EnergySiren



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