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Table 2 Energy generated and corresponding capacity as of June 2014

From: Role of foreign direct investment on technology transfer and economic growth in Kenya: a case of the energy sector

Sources of power generation Installed capacity (KP, 6/14) Annual generation
(MW) Percentage (GWh) Percentage
Renewable energy Hydro 817 43 3944 45
Thermal 264 14 817 9
Geothermal 253 13 1156 13
Wind 5.3 0.3 17.6 0.2
Imports    87 1
Total 1340 71 6025 68
Fossil fuel IPP 497 26 2698 31
Off-grid 19 1 31 0.4
Emergency 30 2 93.8 1
Total 546 29 2061 32
Installed capacity and units generated 1885 MW 1840 GWh