Meteolien Experts Energies Renouvelables

Kenya – Wind Assessment, Feasibility studies and Specifications for RFPs


Name of client : Confidential – ongoing project

Location : Kenya

Key services : Technical Assistance

Year : 2019 – 2022

The objective of the project : Transitioning of existing diesel mini-grids sites to hybrid systems that maximize the use of renewables in order to reduce fuel cost and carbon emissions. This includes estimating the energy yield of different wind turbines fitted for the project according to the wind resource assessment and the first analysis of load assessment of each site.



Services provided :

  • Wind production assessment including providing, installing and maintaining a wind measurement tower
  • Preliminary wind assessment reports and detailed studies on the integration into the mini grid
  • Long term simulations
  • Capacity sizing
  • Financial and technical analysis (CAPEX/OPEX)
  • Multicriteria analysis including technical/ financial inputs related to wind solutions
  • Writing of wind specific terms of reference for the future EOI
  • Assistance during the consultation and construction phase
  • Bankable production assessment reports
  • Concept design and ToRs for the wind power plants
  • Support of KPLC during the tendering process
  • Assistance and validation of plant construction