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Scaling Up Pilot Plant to Commercialisation by Installation of Efficient Processing Equipment and Expansion of the Feedstock Supply Base

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

Help Self Help Centre


Kenya - Naromoru

Total Project Budget

EUR 130 183

EEP Africa Financing

EUR 70 183




Scale-up project

Project Period

2013 - 2014