The Commission approved the new Kenya Electricity Grid Codes on 29th June, 2016

The process of revising Kenya's Electricity Grid Code began in 2015. The Electricity Grid Code is the primary technical document of the electricity supply industry bringing together technical regulations covering the generation, transmission, distribution and supply of electrical energy.

A consultant, NEXANT, was brought on board as part of the revision process for the Grid Code. The new revised Kenya Electricity Grid Code in two volumes namely; The Kenya National Transmission Grid Code(KNTGC) and The Kenya National Electricity Distribution Code(KNEDC) were approved by the Commission for operationalization on 29th June, 2016. The volumes can be downloaded through the links below:

icon Kenya National Electricity Distribution Code, May 2016 (1022.55 kB)

icon Kenya National Electricity Transmission Grid Code, May 2016 (1.87 MB)