Kenya taps into geothermal energy

Government promises lower electricity bills and hopes for business boost as it utilises energy generated inside Earth.

    Kenya's government has promised electricity bills will come down thanks to new investment in geothermal energy.

    It is good news for households who previously complained of hefty bills. Hopes are also high that there will be a boost to big business.

    Al Jazeera's Erica Wood reports from Nairobi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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