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Matters renewable energy to be incorporated in Nakuru's CIDP , says DG

PRISTONE MAMBILI

Nakuru Deputy Governor Dr Erick Korir at a past function. Speaking in Gilgil on Wednesday when he opened a workshop on renewable energy technologies within counties, he said Nakuru County will put into consideration matters renewable energy in drafting its integrated development and other sector plans. [Photo: nation.co.ke]

Nakuru County will put into consideration matters renewable energy in drafting its integrated development and other sector plans.

This is according to Nakuru county deputy governor Dr Erick Korir who spoke in Gilgil on Wednesday when he opened a workshop on renewable energy technologies within counties.

Korir said better technology and policies offer practical and affordable solutions to reduce dependence on the fossil fuels.

“The commitment to increasing renewable energy at the county level will have a significant impact on reducing carbon dioxide  emissions often attributed to increases in human mortality,” he said.

The DG added that the county will promote efficient use of natural resources and energy while enabling economic growth and cutting down on emissions.

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