March 7, 2016 - 8:37 AM
March 4, 2016 - 7:56 AM
March 1, 2016 - 6:42 AM
The station will be completed in May 2016 and was fully funded by the Government of Kenya.
Image showing the raft foundation designed as a result of unstable soil structure
Bus bar connections at the Menengai Substation
The Menengai Substation is 80% complete and tower erection at 70% Completion.
KETRACO plans to increase the stations's capacity to 400kV to meet growing demands.
Power from the Menengai Substation will be transmitted to Solio Substation, 12.6km away.
The 132kV substation will evacuate power from 3 IPPs at the crater.
Nyanyuki substation will step down voltage from 132kV to 33kV
Wide view of the substation showing the protection equipment
Support structures at Nyahururu Substation
The Substation was completed in 31st December 2015
Bus-bar connections at Nyahururu 132kv Substation