Spanish renewable energy company Acciona has been selected by HOMT España to design and build power transmission lines along with several substations in Kenya.
The contract is part of a project worth over $47 million which is being executed by HOMT España for Kenya Electricity Transmission Company (KETRACO), reports CTBR.
The first line will include the construction of a 71.6k m, 132 kV power line between Rabal and Kilifi along with the construction of a new substation and expansion of another three.
The second line includes the construction of a 106 km 132 kV power line between Voi and Taveta along with the construction of a new substation and expansion of an existing substation.
The two lines along with substation work need to be executed within a period of 22 months.