This is a 40 megawatt solar PV project, located near Eldoret (approximately 300 kmn from Nairobi) in Western Kenya, which will generate power to the national grid in Kenya. It is expected to start operating towards the end of 2017.
Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.
- Africa, East Africa
We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people.
- Investment type
We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).
- Intermediated investment
- DI Frontier Fund 2
- Fund Manager:
- Frontier Investment Management
- Start date
For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.
For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.
For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e
- December 2017
This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.