Corporate Members

For inquiries on corporate membership or company listing on this page, please write to GAK at info@gak.co.ke

CORPORATE MEMBERS – GOLD CATEGORY

CORPORATE MEMBERS – SILVER CATEGORY

CORPORATE MEMBERS – INDEPENDENT POWER PRODUCERS CATEGORY

1. GOLD MEMBERSHIP CATEGORY

Turboden S.P.A: is an Italian Company, part of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group. Turboden is a global leader in the design, manufacture, and maintenance of Organic Rankine Cycle [ORC] systems for electric and thermal power generation from renewables (biomass, geothermal, solar energy),  traditional fuels, and waste heat from industrial processes.

Formed in 1980, Turboden has installed more than 370 plants worldwide. Read more about Turboden on: www.turboden.com 

Contact Person: Mr. Joseph Bonafin | Email: joseph.bonafin@turboden.it | Address – Via Cernaia 10, 25124 Brescia – Italy.

Sosian Energy‘s Strategic Plan is to attain its business goals and objectives through diversification of its energy portfolio by developing a profitable revenue base setting it as a leader in technology and innovation in the renewable energy arena in East Africa.

Sosian Energy’s current projects include:

a) Geothermal Projects: There are several geothermal projects that are at various stages – development, negotiations or bidding/exploratory with potential partners. They include:

  • 35 MW Net Geothermal Project: Sosian Energy is currently developing a 35 MW Geothermal Power Plant in Menengai through Build Own Operate for 25 years, a project won through Competitive Tender with GDC.
  • 70 – 140 MW Steam Exploration: Sosian Energy has been issued with Geothermal Exploration License for Makongeni / Menengai concession region allowing it rights to explore, drill, extract steam and develop.

b) Solar Farm Project: Detailed feasibility is being conducted on a site right by the equator on the development of between 40MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) farm. COD dates have been issued by EPRA and currently, PPA negotiations are underway.

c) Wind Farm Project: Two sites (Loiyangalani and Samburu) have been explored and surveyed for further assessment and agreements with landowners to develop farms of various capacities between 5 MW to 100 MW in these sites.

Contact Person: Mr. VenuGopal Varanasi | Email: info@sosianenergy.com | Postal Address: 2548 – 00606, Nairobi.

2. SILVER MEMBERSHIP CATEGORY

Kipya is a Knowledge services company in the Earth Sciences business in East Africa. Kipya works in the sectors of Geothermal, Mining, Oil, and Gas, Water, and Construction Drilling. Kipya team has an in-depth understanding and global experience across all sectors of the earth sciences, positioning the company as an “Information Bedrock” for the Earth Sciences in the region. Kipya’s business is guided by four values; Respectful, Resourceful, Resilient, and Rightful.

Read more about Kipya Africa Limited on: www.africa-drilling-solutions.com 

Contact Person: Dr. Gathuru Mburu | Email: gathuru@kipya-africa.com | Postal Address: 7407 – 00100, Nairobi.

3. INDEPENDENT POWER PRODUCERS CATEGORY

Empakaa Energy Limited provides specialized technical and advisory services in the growing renewable energy sector – with a key focus on projects in the geothermal energy sector. Together with our consortium of partners we provide a fully rounded team capable of delivering advisory services in the following sectors:

  • Project Financial Structuring
  • Geothermal Exploration and Resource Development
  • Civil Work and Infrastructure Management
  • Contract Management
  • Legal and Advisory Services
  • Project Management

Contact Person: Mr. David Simbiri | Email: davidsimbiri@gmail.com | Postal Address: 60119 – 00200, Nairobi.

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Orpower 4, Inc. is a subsidiary of Ormat Technologies, the second-largest private power producer in Kenya and the largest IPP generating and selling electricity in Kenya to Kenya Power from its geothermal power plant at Olkaria. We are currently generating 150 megawatts.

Orpower 4, Inc. is located in Naivasha, Off Moi South Lake Road, in Hells Gate at Olkaria III. Orpower 4, Inc. has a workforce of 65 employees under permanent & pensionable basis.

Contact Person: Mr. Kenneth Nyaga | Email: knyaga@ormat.com | Postal Address: 1566 – 20117, Kenya.