The Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc formerly (Kenya Power & Lighting Company Limited) (Kenya Power or KPLC) is an electricity company in Kenya with interests in geothermal, hydro and thermal power generation as well as power generated from solar and wind sources. Formerly known as East Africa Power & Lighting Limited, the company changed its name to The Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited in 1983. The company transmits, distributes and retails electricity to customers throughout Kenya and is a national electric utility company; managing electric metering, licensing, billing, emergency electricity services and customer relations. KPLC also offers optic fiber connectivity to telecommunication companies through an optical fiber cable network which runs along high voltage power lines across the country and feeds into the national power grid throughout Kenya. Kenya Power’s head office is in Nairobi, Kenya.

The Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange

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SalesKES 2.94
ValueKES 30,870.00
Market capKES 5,737,313,112
Shares issued1,951,467,045


Today0.02 / 0.68%
52 week highKES 5.34
52 week lowKES 2.79
52 week change-34.81%
Year to date4.63%

Market Info

CurrencyKenyan Shillings
Listed01st January, 1972
Year endJune
IndexNairobi All Share Index (