SOLAR ENERGY AND HOMES

SOLAR ENERGY AND HOMES

By Ombajo G Vincent Energy consciousness, environmental sustainability, green energy…these seem to be the emerging buzzwords of the 21st century. Energy, its sources and usage are defining the ways of life and how businesses operate in more potent extents that have...
THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN POWER AND ENERGY

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN POWER AND ENERGY

By Ombajo Vincent Gedion The confusion surrounding these two words cannot be gainsaid. In fact, the confusion also reigns within professional circles of engineers, scientists and technicians. And when the two words are in the vicinity of each other, for instance in a...
10+ Energy Auditing Tools & Where To Buy Them in 2019

10+ Energy Auditing Tools & Where To Buy Them in 2019

Energy Auditing involves using various measuring equipment depending on the investigation being carried out. In order to fully understand energy auditing it is imperative to have some idea of the equipment that is used and the various parameters being measured. We...
Wind Energy in Kenya – Not blowing us away?

Wind Energy in Kenya – Not blowing us away?

It goes without saying that the Turkana wind power project will do a lot of good for the Kenyan power situation. With the power to add 310 megawatts to the national grid, this project will account for 13% of Kenya’s power supply. Plagued by a variety of setbacks, it...
How to use Biogas to power your Vehicle

How to use Biogas to power your Vehicle

Biogas is an established, renewable, clean and particulate-free source of energy that is an alternative to many fuels and especially biomass based fuels such as firewood and charcoal. At household level, the gas is predominantly used to provide clean fuel for cooking...