Dandora Waste-to-Energy power station

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Dandora Waste-to-Energy power station is a power station in pre-construction in Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya. It is also known as Nairobi Waste-to-Energy power station.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Dandora Waste-to-Energy power station Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya -1.2428, 37.0157 (approximate)[1]

The map below shows the approximate location of the power station.

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Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Start year Retired year
Unit 1 pre-construction[1] bioenergy - refuse (municipal and industrial wastes)[1] 45[1]

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit 1 Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen)[2]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 https://www.businessdailyafrica.com/bd/news/counties/45mw-dandora-dumpsite-power-plant-set-up-plan-3712352. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://www.afrik21.africa/en/kenya-kengen-to-soon-construct-a-power-plant-at-the-dandora-landfill-site/. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

Additional data

To access additional data, including an interactive map of bioenergy power stations, a downloadable dataset, and summary data, please visit the Global Bioenergy Power Tracker on the Global Energy Monitor website.