Global Power Energy Society Day

Venue: Strathmore Energy Research Center
Date: 22nd April 2018

It was celebrated at the Strathmore Energy Research Center on the 22nd April  2018. It was graced by the interim Chair Eng. Eliud Limo of Kenya Power. Other  excom officials in attendance included Sir. Charles Onyango and Humphrey  Muhindi. PES provides the world’s largest forum for sharing the latest in technological developments in the electric power industry.

Members were inducted around the solar plant, 600kW grid-tie system. One of its kind in the region. The members were also exposed to the training which take place there and encouraged to take them up for their professional development.
Under PES, is an initiative called Women in Power (WiP) which promotes diverse leadership by supporting job growth, professional networks and women’s education in the energy industry. The goal of WiP is not only to increase the number of women in the energy sector but aso to encourage women to occupy leadership positions.