A.M. Ventures, Ltd.

River Kapkateny Community Hydro-Power Project

A.M. Ventures Limited undertook the development of a 1.5 MW small hydropower project along River Kapkateny on Mt. Elgon. The project generated electricity utilizing the natural hydropower resource of the river, and sell power via a long-term Power Purchase Agreement with Kenya Power, the largest utility company in Kenya.

Project Developer


Kenya - Chebin

Total Project Budget

EUR 597 581

EEP Africa Financing

EUR 299 530




Feasibility study

Project Period

2013 - 2014