• Published 2009

Direct Utilization of Geothermal Resources in Kenya

  title={Direct Utilization of Geothermal Resources in Kenya},
  author={John Lagat},
Geothermal resources in Kenya are mainly located along the Kenyan Rift, which is part of the eastern arm of the African Rift. The primary forms of utilization of geothermal energy in Kenya currently are mainly electric power generation (168 MWe) and direct uses (~18 MWt) to a small extent. Though about 99% of geothermal utilization in the country is generation of electricity, direct uses are gaining momentum in various parts of the country. Farmers have for decades, used geothermal heat to dry… CONTINUE READING