Kenya leads in Geothermal Development in Africa and top 10 globally.
High-temperature geothermal prospects in Kenya occur along the East Africa Rift System.
Current installed capacity – about 949MWe.
Kenya’s total potential – is about 10,000 MWe.
Kenya has several geothermal fields namely: Olkaria, Menengai, Barrier, Namarunu, Emuruangongolak, Silali, Paka, Korosi, Baringo, Bogoria, Arus, Eburru, Longonot, Suswa, Lake Magadi, Homa Hills, Mwananyamala, and Badlands. Only Olkaria & Eburru Geothermal Field so far, are generating geothermal power. Most of the other fields are in various phases of development.