Esidai Wind Project – Kenya

The Project

Country Kenya
Fund DI Frontier Market Energy & Carbon Fund K/S (Fund 1)
Participation Co-Developer and lead equity
Type Wind
Capacity 50MW (multiple sites)
Expected CO2 emission reductions 110,000 tCOeq/annum
State of development Mid-stage

The Esidai Wind project is a 50 MW wind project utilizing the wind resource generated by the Kenyan rift valley. The project is located along the rift valley escarpment in the area between Ngong Hills and Isinya, in Kajiado County, Kenya. The project will be connected to the Kenyan national grid via Isinya substation. The project is in in a mid-stage of development.

Frontier Involvement

DI Frontier Market Energy & Carbon Fund is substantial shareholder in the project company, Esidai Wind Power Generation Company Limited, with a view to contribute to the development and provide equity for the construction of the project