Electrical Post Investment Review (EPIR)
Name: The Eastern Africa Inter Connector
Project: ESIA of Proposed Gibe III Hydroelectric Power Project: Downstream of Gibe III: Kenyan Perspective
Date: 2010 – 2012
Country: Kenya & Ethiopia
Client: Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Ltd (KETRACO) / World Bank and Ethiopia Electric Power Corporation
The purpose of the Electrical Post Investment Review (EPIR) was to evaluate and provide further assurance that the electrical remedial works carried out in six (6) (3No High and 3No Medium Risk) sites; namely, Uhuru Highway S/S, New Jogoo Road S/S and Vic Preston S/S all in Nairobi and Ongata Rongai S/S, Machakos S/S and Naivasha S/S in 2010 & 2011, are in full compliance with Existing Consultant’s investigation report and upgrade recommendations, Shell Electrical Standards and Local Relevant Standards / British Standards / IEC Standards and ALL other applicable codes and regulations in the country of Audit i.e. Kenya.
The scope of work included but not limited to the following: