Kenya Power’s financial woes persist as counties adopt solar

Kenya Power’s financial woes appear to be far from over and seem likely to get even worse in the years ahead as counties chip away at its revenue streams.

The devolved governments are increasingly shifting to solar-powered streetlights to cut down electricity bills.

Kiambu County is the latest in this progressive shift to sign a Sh120 million deal with Rural Electrification and Renewable Energy Corporation (REREC), formerly Rural Electrification Authority, to install solar-powered street lights.

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