Kenya Power Market Outlook to 2030 – Market Trends, Regulations, and Competitive Landscape

Pages: 59 Published: December 01, 2013 Report Code: GDPE0701ICR

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This report examines Kenya's power market structure and provides historical and forecast numbers for generation, capacity and consumption up to 2030. Detailed analysis of the Kenya power market’s regulatory structure, import and export trends, competitive landscape and power projects at various stages of the supply chain is provided. The report also gives a snapshot of the power sector in Kenya on broad parameters of macroeconomics, supply security, generation infrastructure, transmission infrastructure, degree of competition, regulatory scenario and future potential. Financial performance of the leading power companies is also analyzed in the report.

Scope

Snapshot of the country’s power sector across parameters – macro economics, supply security, generation infrastructure, transmission infrastructure, degree of competition, regulatory scenario and future potential of the power sector.

Statistics for installed capacity, power generation and consumption from 2000 to 2012, forecast for the next 17 years to 2030.

Break-up by technology, including thermal, hydro, renewable and nuclear

Data on leading current and upcoming projects.

Information on grid interconnectivity, transmission and distribution infrastructure and power exports and imports.

Policy and regulatory framework governing the market.

Detailed analysis of top market participant, including market share analysis and SWOT analysis.

Reasons to Buy

Identify opportunities and plan strategies by having a strong understanding of the investment opportunities in the country’s power sector

Identification of key factors driving investment opportunities in the country’s power sector

Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data

Develop strategies based on the latest regulatory events

Position yourself to gain the maximum advantage of the industry’s growth potential

Identify key partners and business development avenues

Identify key strengths and weaknesses of important market participants

Respond to your competitors’ business structure, strategy and prospects.

Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 2

1.1 List of Tables 5

1.2 List of Figures 6

2 Executive Summary 7

2.1 Hydropower Dominates Kenya’s Power Mix 7

2.2 Continued Growth in Annual Power Consumption and Generation 8

2.3 Renewable Sector to See the Fastest Growth in the Future 8

3 Introduction 10

3.1 GlobalData Report Guidance 11

4 Kenya, Power Market, Snapshot 12

4.1 Kenya, Power Market, Macroeconomic Factors 12

4.2 Kenya, Power Market, Supply Security 14

4.3 Kenya, Power Market, Generation Infrastructure 15

4.4 Kenya, Power Market, Transmission Infrastructure 15

4.5 Kenya, Power Market, Opportunities 15

4.6 Kenya, Power Market, Challenges 15

5 Kenya, Power Market, Market Analysis 17

5.1 Kenya, Power Market, Supply Structure 17

5.2 Kenya, Power Market, Key Market Players 17

5.2.1 Financial Performance 17

5.2.2 Key Financial Ratios and Inference 17

5.3 Kenya, Power Market, Financial Deals 18

5.3.1 Deal Volume and Value Analysis, 2006–2013 (Year-to-Date) 18

5.3.2 Deals, Split by Type, 2012 20

5.4 Kenya, Power Market, Demand Structure 20

5.4.1 Breakup of Consumption by Sector, 2012 23

6 Kenya, Power Market, Regulatory Scenario 25

6.1 Kenya, Power Market, Key Electricity Policies 25

6.1.1 The National Energy Policy, 2012 25

6.1.2 Key Policies 25

6.1.3 Least Cost Power Development Plan 25

6.1.4 Renewable Energy Policies 26

6.2 Kenya, Power Market, Foreign Investment Scenario 27

7 Kenya, Power Market, Capacity and Generation Overview 29

7.1 Kenya, Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, Breakup by Type of Power Plant, 2012 29

7.2 Kenya, Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity and Annual Power Generation, 2000–2030 30

7.2.1 Cumulative Installed Thermal Capacity and Annual Thermal Power Generation, 2000–2030 33

7.2.2 Cumulative Installed Hydro Capacity and Annual Hydropower Generation, 2000–2030 37

7.2.3 Cumulative Installed Renewable Capacity and Annual Renewable Power Generation, 2000–2030 41

8 Kenya, Power Market, Transmission and Distribution Overview 45

8.1 Kenya, Power Market, Transmission Overview 45

8.2 Kenya, Power Market, Distribution Overview 46

8.3 Kenya, Power Market, Grid Interconnection 47

8.3.1 Kenya–Uganda Interconnector 47

8.3.2 Kenya–Ethiopia Interconnector 48

8.3.3 Kenya–Tanzania Interconnector 48

8.3.4 Electricity Import and Export Trends, 2000–2012 48

8.4 Kenya, Power Market, Electricity Trading 50

9 Kenya, Power Market, Competitive Landscape: Snapshot of Leading Power Generation Companies 51

9.1 Key Company in the Kenya Power Market: Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited 51

9.1.1 Company Overview 51

9.1.2 Business Description 51

9.1.3 SWOT Overview 51

10 Appendix 55

10.1 Market Definitions 55

10.1.1 Power 55

10.1.2 Installed Capacity 55

10.1.3 Active Installed Capacity 55

10.1.4 Electricity Generation 55

10.1.5 Electricity Consumption 55

10.1.6 Thermal Power Plant 55

10.1.7 Hydropower Plant 55

10.1.8 Nuclear Power 55

10.1.9 Renewable Energy Resources 55

10.2 Abbreviations 56

10.3 Bibliography 56

10.4 Coverage 57

10.5 GlobalData’s Methodology 57

10.6 Contact Us 58

10.7 Disclaimer 59

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables

Table 1: Power Market, Kenya, Gross Domestic Product ($bn), Population (Million), and Annual Electricity Consumption (TWh), 2000–2018 14

Table 2: Power Market, Kenya, Annual Deals Value ($bn) and Volume (Units), 2006–YTD2013 20

Table 3: Power Market, Kenya, Annual Electricity Consumption (TWh), 2000–2030 22

Table 4: Power Market, Kenya, Electricity Consumption by Sector (%), 2012 24

Table 5: Power Market, Kenya, Renewable Power Feed-in-Tariffs for Units up to 10 MW ($/kWh), 2012 27

Table 6: Power Market, Kenya, Renewable Power Feed-in-Tariffs for Units Greater Than 10 MW ($/kWh), 2012 27

Table 7: Power Market, Kenya, Foreign Direct Investment ($m), 2007–2012 28

Table 8: Power Market, Kenya, Breakdown of Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Source (%), 2012 30

Table 9: Power Market, Kenya, Cumulative Installed Capacity (GW) and Annual Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 32

Table 10: Power Market, Kenya, Leading Active Thermal Power Plants (MW), 2013 33

Table 11: Power Market, Kenya, Leading Upcoming Thermal Power Plants (MW), 2014–2020 34

Table 12: Power Market, Kenya, Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Thermal Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 36

Table 13: Power Market, Kenya, Leading Active Hydropower Plants (MW), 2013 37

Table 14: Power Market, Kenya, Leading Active Hydropower Plants (MW), 2014–2020 38

Table 15: Power Market, Kenya, Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity (GW) and Annual Hydropower Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 40

Table 16: Power Market, Kenya, Leading Active Renewable Power Projects, 2013 41

Table 17: Power Market, Kenya, Leading Upcoming Renewable Power Projects, 2014–2020 42

Table 18: Power Market, Kenya, Cumulative Installed Renewable Power Capacity (MW) and Annual Renewable Power Generation (GWh), 2000–2030 44

Table 19: Power Market, Kenya, Growth of Transmission Line Length (Ckm), 2000–2020 46

Table 20: Power Market, Kenya, Growth in Distribution Line Length (Ckm), 2000–2020 47

Table 21: Power Market, Kenya, Annual Electricity Imports and Exports (GWh), 2000–2012 50

Table 22: Power Market, Kenya, SWOT Analysis of Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, 2012 52

Table 23: Abbreviations 56

List of Figures

1.2 List of Figures

Figure 1: Power Market, Kenya, Breakdown of Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2012 7

Figure 2: Power Market, Kenya, Annual Electricity Consumption and Generation (TWh), 2000–2012 8

Figure 3: Power Market, Kenya, Gross Domestic Product ($bn), Population (Million), and Annual Electricity Consumption (TWh), 2000–2018 13

Figure 4: Power Market, Kenya, Annual Deals Value ($bn) and Volume (Units), 2006–YTD2013 19

Figure 5: Power Market, Kenya, Annual Electricity Consumption (TWh), 2000–2030 21

Figure 6: Power Market, Kenya, Electricity Consumption by Sector (%), 2012 23

Figure 7: Power Market, Kenya, Breakdown of Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2012 29

Figure 8: Power Market, Kenya, Cumulative Installed Capacity (GW) and Annual Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 31

Figure 9: Power Market, Kenya, Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Thermal Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 35

Figure 10: Power Market, Kenya, Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity (GW) and Annual Hydropower Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 39

Figure 11: Power Market, Kenya, Cumulative Installed Renewable Power Capacity (MW) and Annual Renewable Power Generation (GWh), 2000–2030 43

Figure 12: Power Market, Kenya, Annual Electricity Imports and Exports (GWh), 2000–2012 49

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