About Kenya Power CSR
The Company is aware that its activities affect the environment and communities in which it operates. We believe that we have a responsibility to identify and manage these impacts as effectively as possible. The Company, therefore, aims to support , through its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme, the promotion of environmental protection. The Company also seeks to reduce its impact on the environment and these communities through a commitment to continual improvement.
Every year, Kenya Power devotes one per cent of its net profit to CSR activities that benefit various communities and causes all over the country. Financial support has been directed towards highly vulnerable segments of the society and has mostly been focused on three main areas: education, environment, and health programmes.
For the year 2010, the Company has set aside Shs. 32 million for various CSR activities. The Company has previously spent Shs. 21 million in 2008 and Shs. 17 million in 2009 on varied CSR initiatives.