2 Business Daily16th February 2015Page 2Summary:Rwanda President Paul Kagame will on Thursday switch on the injection of 280 megawatts of geothermal power into the grid from KenGen's Olkaria plant.
3 Taifa Leo16th February 2015Page 9Summary:Government institutions are owning ware companies Sh2.1 million debts as KenGen is being urged to pay Sh458 million to the same water companies.
4 The Standard16th February 2015Page 10Summary:"The Nairobi Water Board owes WRMA Sh 77 million while KenGen is servicing a Sh 458 million water bill."
5 Business Daily17th February 2015Page 19Summary:The Kenya Roads Board plans to float the region's first asset-backed Sh50 billion infrastructure bond in second half of this year. Ketraco had in 2013 planned to use assets-backed securities to raise funds to finance its geothermal expansion plans.
6 The Star17th February 2015Page 13Summary:Electricity consumers are unlikely to enjoy further drops in their bills until the inset of long rains that is expected to boost the share of cheaper hydropower to the national grid.
7 Business Daily17th February 2015Page 6Summary:Water Resource management authority has locked horns with state farms firms over unpaid water bills that has made the development of water projects difficult. KenGen and water boards top the list of defaulters.
8 Daily Nation17th February 2015Page 36Summary:Failure by parastals and regional water boards to clear outstanding bills have stalled efforts to provide piped water to consumers.
9 Daily Nation17th February 2015Page C6Summary:Construction of the 35km bridge in Nyali, Mombasa is scheduled to start next year with cocmpeltion date set for Audit firm Deloitte East Africa is doing feasibility study of the Sh9 billion project. Other infrastructure deals Deloittte is looking to engage in are the Lapsset corridor, expansion of Mombasa-Nairobi highway, geothermal energy projects, hydro-electric dam projects, commuter rail service and port development in Mombasa.
10 The People Daily17th February 2015Page 25Summary:Geothermal power generation rose three-fold to help the country escape risk of pushing manufacturers and households into power rationing following three seasons of low rainfall over the last one year.
11 The People Daily17th February 2015Page 24Summary:WARMA has stated that water boards owe it Sh2.1 billion with KenGen being among the to defaulters.
12 The Standard17th February 2015Page 29Summary:Kenya stands to save about Sh2.2 billion monthly.This is as the country shifts the bulk of it's power generation towards renewable energy, cutting reliance on traditional hydro-power electric power generation.
13 The Star17th February 2015Page 38Summary:Construction of the 140mw Olkaria geothermal project is expected to kick off by the end of the year and the procurement process is on, KenGen announced yesterday.
14 Electronic Coverage Radio DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY16-Feb-15East FMKenGen to inject 140MW to national grid18:401067053350KenGen will on Thursday inject the final 140MW of the 280MW Ol Karia Geothermal Power onto the national grid.Hope FMParliamentary Committee dismiss land sold to KenGen18:0120500102500The Parliamentary Committee on land termed illegal sale of part of the controversial Ngati Land in Naivasha to KenGen saying farmers were not consulted.
15 Electronic Coverage TV DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUE SUMMARY16-Feb-15CNBCInterview: KenGen to commission 140MW this week17:00486270KenGen is planning to commission 140MW into the national grid. This will be the final phase of the 280MW installation.KenGen to commission 140MW this week135330676650KenGen is set to commission 140MW this week in efforts to uplift the country;s power distribution systems.Good News Broadcasting ServicesKenGen to unveil Olkaria power project21:00175480877400KenGen will on Thursday unveil the fourth and fifth Olkaria unit power projects which is aimed at stabilizing power in the nation.KenGen to upgrade country's power systems19:00131950659750KenGen is set to upgrade the country's power systems by launching the 140MW of electricity.K24Cost of electricity reduced197170985850KenGen has reduced the cost of electricity owing to a sharp rise in geothermal power production.234000KBC Channel 1KenGen to float a right issue to fund Geothermal plant570630KenGen plans to float a right issue mid this year to raise an undisclosed cash to fund new Geothermal ProjectKenGen to sell shares to construct Olkaria 5 plant150040750200KenGen Company is set to sell its shares in-order to fund the construction of Olkaria 5 plant which will produce 140MW.
16 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY16-Feb-15Business DailyVIEWS FROM ABROAD: A thirsty future beckons141260063,000South Africa is in the midst of water crisis, with worse to come unless the government puts money and political will where its mouth is.Pressure piles on African miners as falling prices, rising taxes hit profits18198000990,000Against a background of crashing commodity prices, mining in Africa is facing increasing pressure as governments struggle over distribution of the mineral wealth buried under much of the continent.Kenya Power in Sh2.2bn Juja station upgrade after 50 years19108000540,000Kenya Power has awarded Swiss company Sh2.2 billion contract for the first upgrade of the 50-year-old Juja substation.Index to companies230600153,000Some of the notable companies listed include KMC, NHIF, Kentraco, Safaricom, Liquid Telecom, Stanlid, NSE, GM, Apple and KTDA.Boost for Kenyan exploration as Africa Oil raises Sh11.4bn2081000405,000Canadian Oil and gas Explorer Africa Oil has managed to raise Sh11.4 billion in a rare show of confidence in Kenyan blocks at a time of drastic crude price falls.Africa Oil and Tullow Oil will drill four in South Lokichar with a possibility of extending to the Cheptuket well in Kerio Valley.American exploration firms ERHC and Camac Energy are also going ahead with their exploration work.Odera gets board's approval for CFC Stanbic Bank top job75600378,000Philip Odera is set to take the top job at CFC Stanbic Bank by the end of March as the current chief executive assumes as new responsibilities at the group level.CFC Stanbic is ranked among the six biggest banks it has been relying on its parent company to participate in energy sector such as the Kinangop Wind Power Park.Active Counters24720036,000Safaricom,KCB,Mumias,CIC Insurance,Kenol Kobil were the most active counters.Europe's blue chips26135000675,000Barclays Bank,Total,BAT,Unilever,Diageo,Bayer appeared on the Europe's blue chips.Work on 2,000MW electricity line to end in August7126000630,000The Mombasa-Nairobi electricity transmission line is set for completion by end of August this year.Daily NationSHORT TAKES: POWER TROUBLE1188059,400The writer complain of a number of power issues including connection delay by Kenya Power Thika office.
17 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY16-Feb-15Daily NationLamu hostile to doctors, says union1627720138,600KMPDU wants Lamu County declared a hostile employer for doctors.Farmers want fuel prices to drop further this season2259400297,000Farmers have welcomed the drop in diesel prices as they prepare for the planting season.Power projects nears take-off as talks held47520237,600A sh180 billion coal-powered power plant drew close to take-off after consultative meeting between Lamu County Assembly members and Amu Power Company Limited.Winner of coal mining tender set to be picked2371280356,400The winning bidder of coal mining tender in the remaining blocks will be known.PICTORIAL: Kenya Power lights up villagers2487120435,600Kenya Power MD Ben Chumo accompanied by Uasin Gishu Deputy Governor Danniel Chemmo .Residents set to get power in their homes31680158,400Gichungu constituents are set to benefit from Sh6 million power supply roject.50,000 to access solar power kit in NGO plan251188059,400Fifty thousand families in Ganze constituency will get an opportunity to install solar power in a programme to be rolled out by an NGO.Cheap connectivity launched in slumResidents of Langas in Eldoret have a reason to smile after Kenya Power launched an affordable electricity connection project.Total opens latest station in Kitengela30Total Kenya has opened its 178th service station in Kenya in Kitengela town.Cofek wants energy regulator probed3151480257,400Consumers federation of Kenya has petitioned Parliament to look into affairs of Energy Regulatory Commission which it has accused of abusing its powers of fuel price control in favour of private investors.
18 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY16-Feb-15Daily NationPICTORIAL: Ms Ada Aze, managing director Total Kenya...3223760118,800Ms Ada Aze, managing director Total Kenya, Alex Mutua, assistant Kajiado county Commissioner Alex Kangethe water a tree during official opening of the Total Kitengela service station.PICTORIAL: Naresh Mehta, chairman Power Technics ...Naresh Mehta, chairman Power Technics and chairman Schneider Electric Jean-Pascal Tricoire during the company's factory visit.PICTORIAL: National Oil Corporation of Kenya...National Oil Corporation of Kenya CEO Sumayya Hassan-Athmani with Lios G. Franceschi, Dean of Strathmorte University Law School.Locals demand report on survey of villages81386069,300Residents of Lamu county have called on Lands CS Charity Ngilu to release the report of a survey conducted seven months ago in villages that could see 100,00 title deeds being issued to the community.Taifa LeoMradi wa sola kunufaisha660060300,300Over 50 families in Ganze constituency are set to benefit from the Sh800,000 solar power project funded by a private organization.Umeme wawaletea hasara27720138,600Kwale businessmen are counting losses due to frequent power outages that renders power dependent firms unable to function.The People DailyLangas residents connected to grid2520000100,000More than 600 residents living in the sprawling Langas Estate in the outskirts of Eldoret town have a reason to smile after the Kenya Power launched an affordable power connection project.The project was presided over by Kenya Power Managing Director,Dr Ben Chumo,on Saturday.The StandardSh14m of CDF set aside for residents' electricity18117840589,200Gichugu MP has confirmed that the constituency through CDF has set set aside fund for the installation of electricity in the area.MPs vow to trim Rotich's Budget, warn against soaring wage bill302425801,212,900National treasury cabinet secretary Henry Rotich will tomorrow meet the budget and appropriations committee to explain the budget numbers and shed light on the additional requests that government departments have made in the Supplementary budget.BUSINESS PICTORIAL: Lake Turkana Wind Power Project Chairman26124130,620Lake Turkana Wind Power Project Chairman Mugo Kibati and director Carlo Van Wageningen, hold the PFI Award 2014.
19 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY16-Feb-15The StandardBUSINESS PICTORIAL: Power Technics Ltd Chairman and Founder Naresh Mehta ...3226124130,620: Power Technics Ltd Chairman and Founder Naresh Mehta and Schneider Electric chairman and chief executive Jean Pacal Tricoire after th firm acquired Power Technics Ltd, in strategy aimed at increasing the multinational's footprint in East Africa and on the continent.The StarLamu port landowners expect pay this week12190592952,960The Lamu Council of Elders wants the government to first advise beneficiaries from the port land who are set to be compensated.Kwale blackout hikes fuel prices1371472357,360Kwale town and its environs have been hit by power outages in the last four days.Lamu in Sh20m slum upgradeLamu county is planning to launch Sh20 million slum upgrade programme to give the town a facelift before the end of the year.Chirchir is innocent, say Kericho youth1459560297,800Kericho County youth have told Cord leaders Raila Odinga to keep off Energy Cabinet Secretary Davis Chirchir.Three kids saved in Webuye fire1635736178,680Property of unknown value was on Saturday destroyed in a house fire on Motherland estate on Webuye town.Cash crunch in Mandera1823824119,120Electricity supply in Mandera county government offices has been switched off over non payment of a bill running into billions of shillings.China requires police to film all interrogations19China will require police to film and record all interrogations in criminal cases to ensure that the law enforcement is carried out fairly.Guns fall silent as Ukraine President orders ceasefire3573601,786,800Shelling stopped abruptly at midnight on Saturday in eastern Ukrainian City of Donetsk .Jordan jails opposition number one68494342,470A Jordanian court sentenced a Muslim Brotherhood senior official to 18 months in prison yesterday for criticizing UAE on social media.
20 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY16-Feb-15The StarLibyan oil pipeline sabotaged, gunmen storm Sirte2044670223,350Libya's National Oil Corporation urgently called on Saturday for more official protection.AFRICAN MARKETS IN 201538190592952,960Tullow Oil chief operating officer Pail MacDade said to FT Kenya's oil exploration has become collateral damage in the oil warfare game.State accused of lip service in bid to revive tourism2858881,429,440Hoteliers at the Coast have blamed the government for the continued drop in tourist arrivals in the region.Fuel prices at average 29 per cent in six months39160812804,060Oil prices in Kenya have dropped by an average 29 per cent since August 2014 when the country started benefiting from the impact of the global fuel price reductions.Pokot cement factory to produce 64MW of power125076625,380The Sh12 billion proposed Pokot Cement Factory plans to generate its own power part of which will be fed into the national power grid.Kenya Power's Sh14bn project426802134,010Kenya Power CEO Ben Chumo has said that the company will spend Sh 14billion to supply electricity to slums and other low income areas in the 47 counties. Residents will be charged a fraction of the connection fee with World Bank and Kenya Power footing the rest of the bill.GE to use new India facility as export hub40196548982,740General Electric Co will use its new manufacturing facility in India which was formally inaugurated on Saturday, as an export hub, with plans to send half of its out to the conglometric global factories.South Africa faces more power outages29780148,900South African power utility Eskom on Saturday imposed Stage 2 rolling blackouts until 2000 GMT due to pressure on the national grid and the need to build up diesel reserves and water in hydropower dams.Blackouts will be a thing of the past,pledges Chumo415896442,948,220Under the new monitoring system,Kenya Power through its own internal evaluation reveals blackouts have drastically reduced over the last one one year by over 50 percent.So efficient is the monitoring system that it can also trace the number of phone calls generated per line.Cord plots to impeach Chirchir over 'chicken'62233501,116,750CORD, which is also planning to relauch its Okoa Kenya drive next week, is rooting for the impeachment of Energy CS Davis Chirchir over the ChickenGate scandal. IEBC officials are also caught up in the scandal, while Jubilee's position is that evidence should first be presented to EACC at Integrity Centre.
21 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY16-Feb-15Weekly CitizenLuanda Emuhaya constituencies roll out social development plans1255566277,830Emuhaya and Luanda constituencies have launched a five-year strategic development plan that targets security, education, health and infrastructure, some of the core areas which have been given top priority on schedule of the agenda to spur economic resuscitation and turn round the county into provision of service to residents.Claims suspended KP man uses police to harass whistlerblower2171344356,720Corruption, illegal power connection coupled with metre manipulation have now come to haunt Kenya Power Webuye sub branch.Waiguru wades into fluid Kirinyaga county political swamp with a bang890552452,760Reports have said that devolution CS Anne Waiguru has been secretly holding meetings with anti-Ndathi forces in Kirinyaga County to make the governor irrelevant ahead of 2017.XNEWSUoN adopts renewable energy to manage costs597440487,200UoN will tap into renewable energy to curb power bills and increase productivity.17-Feb-15Business DailyNairobi landowners to cede space for Outer Ring Road expansion1156600783,000Landowners along Nairobi's Outer Ring Road will surrender seven meters of their property to Kenya Urban Roads Authority for construction of service lanes and parking kots during ongoing expansion, the National Lands Commission said yesterday.How Libya conflict, order gap spurred French Rafale combat jets sale to Egypt3456001,728,000Dassault Aviation benefits from Cairo's move boost military hardware in fight against rise threat from jihadist in North Africa.Nigeria bans dollar reselling to stem speculation1443200216,000Nigeria banned banks from reselling dollars.SA democracy in question after Parliament chaos198000990,000State of Chaos was how one South African Newspaper described.Turnover halves at NSE as foreign interests shows2050400252,000Trading at NSE started on a low note with turnover reducing by more than half. Some of the notable companies listed include Safaricom, EABL, ARM, KCB, Britam, Co-operative Bank, Kakuzi, Total, CfC Stanbic and Equity Bank.Kuwait oil minister sees price rally continuing59400297,000Kuwait's oil minister said yesterday he expected the current oil prices rally to continue into the second half of 2015.
22 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY17-Feb-15Business DailyAfrican Index Weekly Commentary22102600513,000Some of the notable companies listed include Tullow Oil, Dangote, Lafarge, EABL, Safaricom, Barclays Bank, Equity Bank and KCB.Gainers24720036,000Crown Paints, Kenya Power and Trans Century are Gainers at the Nairobi Stocks.LosersTotal, Kenya Airways and Nairobi Securities Exchange lost in the stock market.Europe's Blue Chips2693600468,000Standard Chartered Bank, Siemens, Barclays Bank ,Total, Unilever, Nestle and Reckitt Benckiser are featured in the Europe's Blue Chips.FTSE 100118800594,000Aggreko, Barclays Bank, BAT, Diageo, Old Mutual, Reckitt Benckiser, SABMiller, Standard Chartered Bank, Tullow Oil, Unilever and Kenya Airways are featured in the FTSE 100.Lessons from 'Lucky Seven' nations for global business30165600828,000On February 1, the Business Daily reported that Kenya was among ?Lucky Seven? successors of BRICs. This was based on a recent piece in the Fortune magazine about the new world of business where the acronym BRICs cannot tell you where to put your money in the emerging markets.Court blocks bids for Kenya Power's meter reading tender457600288,000Kenya Power has been blocked from receiving bids for a tender in which it plans to outsource meter reading services as part of a strategy to seal revenue leaks and boost efficiency.Geothermal agency eyes carbon-dioxide market881000405,000GDC is set to enter the carbon dioxide production business signaling increased competition for Carbacid Investments and BOC both of which are listed at the NSE.Daily NationOuter Ring plot owners seek leeway20158400792,000Property owners reluctant to cede some of their lands towards the expansion of outering road risking being locked out of business.Relax, Zuku has now installed your serviceC10148500742,500Zuku and Kenya Power customers ave faulted the two firms for slow response to service requests as the former charged a fee for service the service requests.
23 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY17-Feb-15Daily NationResidents up in arms over power blackout181386069,300Residents of Murang'a have complained about frequent power blackouts in Murang'a Town and its environs.Two given the nod to battle it out in mini poll2283160415,800Two candidates Memusi Kanchori and Patric Tutui were yesterday cleared to contest the Kajiado Central parliamentary by-election.Court stops Choma zone tenat eviction251480257,400The High Court has restrained Jukumu Enterprises Ltd and Mr. Geoffrey Ngugi from letting out high-end car wash site at Chomazone, Shell Petrol Station on Thika Road and at Donholm junction near Total Petrol Station pending hearing of the case.Kenya Pipeline adopts new employee ostrategy3779200396,000Kenya Pipeline Company is set to take effect changes in the top management.NOTICE: KENYA POWER4059400297,000The following is the Kenya Power notice on invitation to tender.1980099,000The following so the Kenya Power notice on clarification of tender,BAD NEWSC21584079,200Electricity consumers are set for tough times ahead after the ERC increased the foreign exchange adjustment coats for meter readings taken this month.GOOD NEWSAn American engineering firm, will from, next month inject 2MW of power into the national grid from a toxic shrub popularly referred to as Mathenge.Canadian oil firm seeks Sh11bn for exploration in TurkanaC6163350816,750Africa Oil, a Canadian exploration company, plans to raise Sh11 billion to finance ongoing appraisal and pre-development work in an oil field in Turkana. Africa Oil is among international companies operating in Kenya alongside Tullow Oil, Swala Energy, BG Group and Afren Plc.Taifa LeoNgilu, Swazuri washtua mwenye shamba12032801,016,400The owner of a controversial land in Mombasa who allegedly agreed to sell the land to the government denied any agreement with the government.
24 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY17-Feb-15Taifa LeoZILIZOPOTEZA19616030,800The top most decliners at the NSE were Trans-Century, Total Kenya, Britam, ARM and Sameer.Waapa kutopunguza nauli licha ya mafuta kushuka6178900894,500The Matatu sector says they will not reduce the transport fee despite the decline of petrol price by Sh8.Waomba serikali isaidie warudi kwa mashamba8192500962,500More than 3,000 farmers from Mugu, Shinigasho, Mbombani and Chumba cha Tsuwi in Mpeketoni Lamu County called on the government to assist them recover land they used to farm in.Kiwango cha umaskini nchini kubainishwa977000385,000Kenya is requesting a credit facility for 250 million dollars from International Development Association partial risk guarantee for the Kenya Electricity Modernization project to improve the reliability of electricity transmission in the country.Tangazo kuhusu fidia ya Lapsset raha kwa wakazi73920369,600The move by the government to release Sh1.31 billion as the first phase of compensation to those whose land is to be acquired for the Lamu Port has been received with mixed reaction.The People DailyKitui Assembly pasess law to take over Nzambani Shrine22125000625,000The move by Ki9tui County assembly to reposes Nzambani Shrine has sparked differences between it and investor who claimed to have fulfilled his part of the bargaining pf prov9dobng electricity and water to the locals.Oil prices slimp on US supply cut241000050,000World oil prices edged higher yesterday on lingering optimism over falling production. Cride oil has been on a rollercoaster for the past two weeks after plunging about 60 percent.Treasury seeks Sh77b budget aid from Bank2666000330,000The National Treasury has formally requested the World Bank to approve Sh16.7 billion for key projects being lined up by the government in the energy and infrastructure sectors.Matatu fares high despite cheap fuel12520001,260,000Consumers, passengers yet to benefit from windfall as transporters and PSV operators argue that drastic drop in crude oil prices doesn?t translate into sustainable profits.The StandardKenya Power unveils Sh1 million project25123156615,780Kenya Power has launched a security lighting project estimated to cost over Sh1 million in Eldoret town 's Langas estate.
25 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY17-Feb-15The StandardKenya seeks Sh100b in WB loans to fund projects30149280746,400The government is seeking to close tro Sh100 billion in financial support from World Bank to fund various pipeline projects for the year 2015NSE COMMENTARY: Top GainersB1027990139,950EA Portland, Kakuzi, Crown Berger, Eveready were among the Top Gainers in the stocks.Oil prices aim higher29World oil prices edged higher yesterday on lingering optimism over failing US production.Property lost as fire razes Kajiunduthi dormitory151866093,300Property of unknown value was reduced to ashes after fire razed a dormitory of Kajiunduthi Secondary School in Mara Sub County yesterday night.Uprooted S Sudanese fear call return home33145548727,740A victim of the South Sudan wars has defied the call to return back home.My chat With A Bank CEO - Oil and GasesB2156744783,720In the second talk of the Kenya Bankers Association, My Chat with a Bank CEO series on the drivers of real economy, Ms Joyce-Ann Wainaina, the CEO of Citibank East Africa discuses the oil and gas industry.How Mumias mess costs shoppers Sh71m a dayB53694681,847,340The ongoing probe in Mumias Sugar Company finds consumers pay up to 72pc more for sugar after it leaves factory due to supply chain anomalies.Cash deficit: Treasury walks tightrope on debt as Kenya's public spending soarsB66773583,386,790When a country's economy is growing by more than 5 per cent a year and then discovers that it has at least 600 million barrels of oil, it is hard to avoid triumphalism.The StarLamu calls for land reforms1435736178,680Lamu leaders have called for the land reforms to enable counties to protect their resources.THE RIDDLE OF KENYA'S 'MYSTERIOUS DEATHS'5896442,948,220Kenya regrettably has a history of unsolved murders of leading politicians.
26 Industry Stories Print Coverage DATE PUBLICATION TITLE PAGE AVE VALUE PR VALUESUMMARY17-Feb-15The StarNSE BIGGEST LOSERS: LOSERS3935736178,680Unga Group, Kenya Airways, Total Kenya, NSE Kenya, Scangroup Limited were among the losing counters at the NSE.NSE BIGGEST MOVERS: WINNERSKakuzi, Crown Berger, Transcentury, Eveready and Kenya Power were among the biggest movers at the NSE.State, private firms seek Sh118bn from World Bank in 20152144161,072,080The State and private sector plan to borrow up to Sh billion from the World Bank Group this year for various projects.Japan boosts crude demands4038714193,570Oil prices steadied yesterday as Japan's economy emerged from recession and strong demand for refined products translated into healthy orders for crude.
27 Industry Stories Radio DATE STATION TITLE TIME AVE VALUE PR VALUE SUMMARY16-Feb-15Baraka FMGovt' told to counsel LAPSSET beneficiaries15:041000050000Lamu elders have called for counseling of beneficiaries of the LAPSSET project before they receive the funds, they have called on Lands Ministry and NLC to carry out the exercise.14:03102005100013:041307065350Capital FMGAINERS AND LOSERS13:09600030000Crown Paints, Eveready East Africa and Kakuzi Limited are the current gainers while Total Kenya, Unga Group and Sameer Africa Ltd are the losersKenya to rip big due to geothermal power project16:1560830304150Kenya is set to save about 25 billion shillings annually by injecting the 280 megawatts of Olkaria Geothermal power to the nation grid.17:23STOCK EXCHANGE: GAINERS18:1147500237500Equity Bank, EABL and ARM were the leading movers of today's trading activities with Kenya Power witch is planing to reduce its contractors by half and eliminate paper bill was also a lead gainerClassic 105Families to receive pay for land in port project10:59957047850Families who land was repossessed to pave way for the LAPSSET project as set to be compensated this week.10:04Lamu squatters protest over eviction17:011627081350Squatters of the Witu ranch in Lamu County have protested a move to forcefully evict them by hired GSU officers.
28 Industry Stories Radio DATE STATION TITLE TIME AVE VALUE PR VALUE SUMMARY16-Feb-15East FMLamu squatters protest over eviction17:041067053350Squatters of the Witu ranch in Lamu County have protested a move to forcefully evict them by hired GSU officers.Egesa FMERC cuts cost of fuel13:1539050195250The Energy Regulatory Commission has again lowered the cost of fuel prices for petroleum,Diesel and Kerosene.Kenya Power set to increase power supply in Juja13:1321510107550Kenya power has signed a contract to rehabilitate power station in Juja that will reduce power shortage in Nairobi county and its environs.Hope FMERC committed to ensuring fair competition07:0823780118900Energy Regulatory Commission director general Eng Joseph Ng'ang'a has said that they are committed to ensuring fair competition and protection of both the sellers and consumers of fuel.Kenya Power implements low cost power connection16:031599079950Kenya Power is implementing 785 low cost power connection within slams and low income areas at a cost of sh 14 bn, the World Bank and African Development Bank are sponsoring the project.Kameme FMERC to buy diesel on low sulphur08:1352000260000Energy Regulatory Commission has now decided to buy oil with reduced sulphur.Pokot cement factory plans to generate its own power16:3240320201600Pokot Cement factory plan to generate its own power part of which will be fed into the national power grid. Investors of the plant to be constructed at Ortum say they will put up a 64MW power plant out of which 50MW will be sold.Kass FMGeothermal power from Menengai to be cheaper09:1659500297500Electricity generated from the multibillion-shilling Menengai Geothermal Project in Nakuru County will cost Sh7khw, less than diesel or hydro power,according to project managing director Dr Silas Simiyu,the generated power is expected to lower electricity bill by sh13bn yearly.Kaya FMCoastal matatu owners will not reduce fare07:051152057600Coastal matatu owners have said they will not reduce fuel prices despite drop in fuel prices by ERC.
29 Industry Stories Radio DATE STATION TITLE TIME AVE VALUE PR VALUE SUMMARY16-Feb-15Mbaitu FMDropped fuel prices in Kenya16:121357067850Fuel prices in Kenya have dropped upto 29% from August last year following decrease of fuel prices world wide.Oil prices reduced by 29%19:201467073350Oil prices in the country have reduced by 29% from August last year,super petrol is now retailing at Sh84.71 per litre while diesel and kerosene will sell at Sh75.52 and Sh52.40 per litre, respectively.Milele FMWorld Bank called on to continue supporting the Govt19:341619080950The government has called on World Bank to continue the supporting in achieving developments in the country.Radio Nam LolweRelief at the pump as ERC cuts fuel prices again10:34813040650ERC citing lower import prices, said the price of a litre of Kerosene this month drops by Sh13.19, super petrol by Sh8.17, while diesel will be Sh7.83 cheaper. ?In the local market, the benefit of the reduction in the international prices has continued to be passed over to Kenyans through reduced pump prices,? said ERC Director General Joseph Ng?ang?a.14:03413020650Radio Salaam FMMOA asked to reduce fares after fuel price came down10:05683034150The Matatu Owners Association has been asked to reduce fare after the price of fuel dropped.12:12700035000Radio WauminiElectricity consumers to face tough times07:03560028000Energy Regulation has increased the foreign exchange adjustment cost for meter reading taking this month.09:00303015150West FMTransport paralyzed along Kanduyi-Bungoma road16:02972048600Transport along Kanduyi-Bungoma road has been paralyzed due to electric poles which fell along the road.
30 Industry Stories TV DATE STATION TITLE TIME AVE VALUE PR VALUE SUMMARY 16-Feb-15CNBCGlobal and emerging markets17:0028000140000Kenya's cost of power has gone down by 30% giving it a fantastic opportunity to export it to the rest of the continent.Interview:Focus on Kenyan market390130Eric Musau from the Standard Investment Bank says Safaricom aims at promoting cashless system on the e-payment just like South Africa.K24Fares remain high despite fuel prices drop19:00338000As fuel prices continue to fall drastically, the public service vehicles have still maintained the fares despite the drop of fuel.21:00242670INTERVIEW: Gabriel Muthuma and Ben Mulwa, Political Analyst, Henry Muindi, Chairman C Bet Sacco06:20Gabriel Muthuma and Ben Mulwa, Political Analyst, Henry Muindi, Chairman C Bet Sacco discuss about what digital migration will bring, Henry says the three media houses are being monopolistic like Kenya Power, they also discuss about whether Cashless payment is working in the Matatu industry.West Pokot MCAs demand funds for marginalized areas18:30163800819000Pokot West MCAs have warned the MPs against regulating the funds for the marginalized areas. They stated that the funds should be used for water and electricity supply.Kass TVKenyans wants price of commodities dropped06:00376200Kenyan yearns to see the price of commodities coming down due to reduced fuel prices by ERC.