Mpeketoni Wind Power Project is a 90MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Lamu, Kenya. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Bahari Wind. The project is co-owned by Bahari Wind and IFC InfraVentures, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 180,000 households, to offset 190,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

The wind power project consists of 22 turbines.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Kenya Power and Lighting under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors involved

Elicio and Kenwinds Holdings are expected to be contracted for rendering of operations & maintenance services for the project.

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About Bahari Wind

Bahari Wind Ltd (Bahari) is a provider of wind energy generation services. Bahari is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya.

This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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