The Rural Electrification Authority was established under Section 66 of the Energy Act, 2006 (No 12 of 2006) as a body corporate. The Authority was created in order to accelerate the pace of rural electrification in the country, a function which was previously undertaken by the Ministry of Energy.
To accelerate the pace of rural electrification in order to promote sustainable socio-economic development
NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS
REA launched power project in Kitui County on 22nd May, 2014.Read more...
Rural Electrification Authority is taking a lead role in provision of infrastructural support in readiness for the rollout of the national laptop project.Read more...