TITLE

NWPC to renovate Kenya's Chemususu dam

PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
World Energy News;2/26/2014, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the National Water and Pipeline Corp. (NWPC) has announced that it will renovate the Chemususu dam located in Koibatek County, Kenya. Views of Julius Kones, chairman of NWPC on their plan are presented. Kones also informed that NWPC will provide additional 340,000 dollars for the other water projects of the area.
ACCESSION #
94765872

 

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