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Kenya: MoU for wind/solar hybrid scheme
The Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest) and Meru County government signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on 29 August with Australia’s Windlab and Japan’s Eurus Energy for the development of an 80MW hybrid wind, solar PV and battery power plant. The agreement was signed at the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (Ticad). Windlab has been working with Meru County for some time, signing a joint development agreement in 2016 for 166MW of renewable power in phases.
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