Lake Turkana Wind Power
Headquarters in Kenya
Kenya: Columnist says energy generation projects slowed down by conflicts over land rights & environmental concerns
Author: Brian Wasuna, The Star (Kenya)
"Land battles, tender wars and cost secrets: Did Kenya bite off too much with energy projects?"...
Kenya: Locals communities should be consulted & benefit from renewable energy project, says columnist
Author: Ikal Ang'elei, (Director, Friends of Lake Turkana) in Heinrich Böll Stiftung (Kenya)
"When Clean Energy Gets Dirty: Experiences from Kenya"...
Social & environmental impact assessments to be carried out for Japan-Africa Energy Initiative projects
Author: Allan Olingo, The EastAfrican (Kenya)
"AfDB is investing in a new initiative to power Africa by 2025"...
Kenya moving towards total reliance on renewable energy & proposed coal plant does not make ecological & economic sense, says economist
Author: David Ndii, Daily Nation (Kenya)
"Political economy of Lamu coal plant and why we don’t need it"...
Kenya: Proposed coal plant's impacts on human health & environment make it a less attractive energy option, says columnist
Author: The Guardian (Nigeria)
"Lamu coal plant doesn’t make sense as Kenya has better energy options"...
Kenya: Court declines to stop Lake Turkana Wind Power project after locals allege lack of public participation before project initiation
Author: Darlington Manyara, Daily Nation (Kenya)
"Court declines to stop Sh75bn Lake Turkana wind power project"...
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Kenya: Locals claim Lake Turkana Wind Power acquired community land without consultation; company denies allegations
Author: Wanjohi Githae, Daily Nation (Kenya)
"High Court to make ruling about Marsabit wind power project"...
Kenya: Investors express concerns over human rights allegations at Lake Turkana Wind Farm, in a letter to Google
Also see Danwatch's report on the impacts of Lake Turkana Wind Power project on local communities (includes company responses).