KenGen

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    KenGen is an electric power generation company. It generates electricity through the development, management and operation of power plants.

    TypePublic
    Founded1954
    HQNairobi, KE
    Websitekengen.co.ke
    Employee Ratings4.3

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)2,519
    Cybersecurity ratingDMore

    Key People/Management at KenGen

    Rebecca Miano

    Rebecca Miano

    Managing Director & CEO
    David K. Mwangi

    David K. Mwangi

    Company Secretary And Legal Affairs Director
    John Mudany

    John Mudany

    Finance & ICT Director
    Solomon Kariuki

    Solomon Kariuki

    Operations Director
    Abel Rotich

    Abel Rotich

    Geothermal Development Director
    David Muthike

    David Muthike

    Strategy & Business Performance Director
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    KenGen Office Locations

    KenGen has offices in Nairobi, Eldoret, Embu, Kisumu and in 6 other locations
    Nairobi, KE (HQ)
    KenGen Pension Plaza II Kolobot Road, Parklands
    Eldoret, KE
    P. O. BOX 308
    Embu, KE
    P. O. BOX 205
    Kisumu, KE
    P. O. BOX 875
    Kitale, KE
    P. O. BOX 698
    Mombasa, KE
    P. O. BOX 80801
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    KenGen Online and Social Media Presence

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    KenGen News and Updates

    Treasury Pockets sh1.3bn From KenGen's Dividends

    The National Treasury will get Sh1.3 billion in power producer Kenya Electricity Generating Company dividends in a year the government has struggled to collect taxes as a result of the coronavirus scourge and related economic downturn

    Kenya Power to Settle Sh23bn KenGen Debt

    The government says it will ensure that Kenya Power pays its debt to KenGen and other power producers, responding to concerns that the electricity distributor’s default could hurt the entire supply chain if it is not resolved in the near term

    KenGen to Start Olkaria 1 Unit 6 Geothermal Plant This Year

    During an investor briefing, Rebecca Miano, CEO of Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) reports that KenGen expects to start commercial production of its 83.3 MW Olkaria 1 Unit 6 geothermal power plant before the end of the year

    State to Save Kenya Power From KenGen Direct Sales

    Loss-making Kenya Power got a huge reprieve after the Ministry of Energy announced it will restrict Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) plans to sell power directly to consumers

    KenGen to Payout KSh.1.98 Billion to Shareholders for Year Ended June 2020

    Kenya Electricity Generating Company PLC (KenGen) will pay its shareholders Kshs.1.98 Billion in dividends. This follows today’s approval by shareholders of the Board’s recommendation for a first and final dividend payment of Kshs 0.30 per ordinary share of Kshs 2.50. The dividend payout for the yea…

    Ethiopia: KenGen Completes First Drilling at Tulu Moye Eothermal Site

    Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) has completed the first drilling at the Tulu Moye geothermal site in Ethiopia. The Kenyan company is working on behalf of Tulu Moye Geothermal Operations (TMGO), a company owned by Meridiam and Reykjavík Geothermal
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    KenGen Blogs

    How Organisations Can Help Fight Climate Change

      Climate change has continued to dominate global headlines, with world leaders urging for quick action to stem its effects. Even as the world calls for urgent action, Africa continues to suffer the worst of the impacts of climate change including droughts, floods, locusts and pest invasions. Speaki…

    Tips For Remote Working

    The current COVID-19 pandemic has forced many businesses to let employees work from home. For many, remote work is a new reality that requires quick adoption. However, whether working from home by choice or by necessity, it has its benefits such as saving time and money by avoiding daily commute. It…

    How businesses can enhance youth economic empowerment amidst COVID-19

    In the weeks following the announcement of the first COVID-19 case in Kenya on March 13, 2020, a considerable number of organizations were caught in tight spot- that of reducing employee salaries, sending them on unpaid leave or dismissing them from their duties all together. Employers had to make …

    KenGen Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was KenGen founded?

      KenGen was founded in 1954.

    • Who are KenGen key executives?

      KenGen's key executives are Rebecca Miano, David K. Mwangi and John Mudany.

    • How many employees does KenGen have?

      KenGen has 2,519 employees.

    • Who are KenGen competitors?

      Competitors of KenGen include Endesa, Iberdrola and FirstEnergy.

    • Where is KenGen headquarters?

      KenGen headquarters is located at KenGen Pension Plaza II Kolobot Road, Parklands, Nairobi.

    • Where are KenGen offices?

      KenGen has offices in Nairobi, Eldoret, Embu, Kisumu and in 6 other locations.

    • How many offices does KenGen have?

      KenGen has 11 offices.