Rush for power: EAC in haste to reign in crippling energy

Saturday March 9 2013

Nearly every week, there has been an announcement of a new power plant, supporting infrastructure coming up or proposed in at least one of the five EAC countries — Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi. Photo/FILE

Nearly every week, there has been an announcement of a new power plant, supporting infrastructure coming up or proposed in at least one of the five EAC countries — Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi. Photo/FILE 

By PETERSON THIONG’O The EastAfrican