Kenyan Consumer Guide on Solar for Homes

From Bankelele Fri Jan 4 2013, 12:39:00

Kenya is currently the largest market for solar home systems on the African continent and second largest in the world, after China, by both annual sales as well as total installed base. The Kenyan solar home system (SHS) category is considered the most competitive by far, and due to its history and heritage,one of the most developed, albeit primarily in the informal sector. Today, there are over 350,000 solar home systems across Kenya and the market is still growing at more than 15% a year.

What does this mean for you, the consumer?

Variety of solar options for rural households

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

South Africa:   Home Affairs' Officials Arrested (news)
SAnews.gov.za
27 May 2016

The Department of Home Affairs has noted the arrest of its officials at the Beitbridge Port of Entry, in Musina, by the Directorate for Priority Crimes (DPCI), on Thursday. Four Home Affairs officials ... [read more]

Angola:   Yellow Fever Deaths Cross 300 - WHO (news)
Deutsche Welle
27 May 2016

The World Health Organization says the worst outbreak for 30 years has spread from the capital Luanda to most coastal and central regions. The disease has killed several hundred people since ... [read more]

Uganda:   Gunmen Raid UPDF Detach, Kill Two, Seize Guns (news)
The Monitor
27 May 2016

Unknown gunmen have overrun a Uganda People's Defense Forces (UPDF) army detach in Opit trading center, Lakwana Sub-county Gulu District, killing two people and looting army uniforms before fleeing ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!


Today's Featured News
Mozambique Ruling Party Faces Tough Contest

Renamo supporters: Ruling Frelimo faces a stern challenge at Wednesday's polls from...

Surge in Central African Republic Violence

African Union troops in Bangui (file photo): The UN has expressed alarm...

Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana Get Crucial Wins

Asamoah Gyan of Ghana (file photo): The Super Eagles have boosted their...