Initial findings for Kenya

  • Captive PV is currently competitive and tariffs are expected to go up
  • Simplified regulatory environment for self-consumption plants below 1MW
  • Clean captive power uptake in Kenya is strong and growing; good potential market in manufacturing industry
  • Time-of-Use tariff may or may not affect demand for captive power
  • Some bank financing is available thanks in large part to donor support
  • Active ecosystem of captive power players including private financiers and Energy Service Companies (ESCOs)