Coming Soon: A Massive Wind Farm to Power Kenya

Read the full story in Fast Company.

There are some 700 million people in Africa without access to electricity. As the continent modernizes, those people will need power. But could African power be a perfect place for leapfrog technology–when a developing society goes straight to the most modern technology without going through the iterations seen in the developed world? A new windfarm in Kenya might indicate yes.

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Laura L. Barnes is ISTC's Sustainability Information Curator and Executive Director of the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable (GLPPR). She also created and authors Environmental News Bits (
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One Response to Coming Soon: A Massive Wind Farm to Power Kenya

  1. domagoj says:

    In my country (Croatia) last years our goverment invest lots of money in windfarm.
    Some our islands have 12 month constant wind, and my opinion is that is great for environmental.
    Grettings from Croatia,

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