Kijito Wind Power Limited

Thursday, 15 Nov 2018


Kijito Wind Power Limited (KWPL) is based in Thika, (Kiambu County) a city located 40km North East of Nairobi. Our turn off The Thika Super Highway is on the left 4kms past Juja town. It is EXIT 16 and marked MANGU HIGH SCHOOL. You then take the first murram road to the left Before reaching MANGU HIGH SCHOOL. There are usually a lot of Boda Bodas there as well as Stone Lorries looking for business. We are 7kms along that murram road. Our gate on the left is marked Bobs Harries Limited, Karamaini Estate.

It is the historic location of the company where we have been manufacturing the Kijito Wind pumps since 1979.
We have also a manufacturing facility in Somaliland which is managed by our local partner .

 

Headquarters Address:

Kijito Wind Power Ltd,
Karamaini Estate,
Harries Road,
PO Box 40,
Thika 01000, Kenya.

Emails:

CEO:       Mike Harries    This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Director: Tracy Pallister (Mrs)     This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ;

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Cell: +254 (0) 724 255 250 or 733 247 684
Tel/Fax: + 254 (0) 20 2022821

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If you wish further information about Kijito products and services or need some advice for your wind energy project, please complete the form provided here.

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Wind Pumps Technical specifications

2008 kijito

Starting wind speed 2.5m/sec
Rated wind speed 7m/sec, rotor speed 1.5rps(90rpm)
Survival wind speed m/s 40m/sec
Maximum rotor speed m/s 2rps (120rpm)
Rotor diameter m/s 8ft with 12 blades

Model 12ft

Starting wind speed 2.5
Rated wind speed 5
Survival wind speed m/s 45
Maximum rotor speed m/s 90
Rotor diameter m/s 3.65(12)
Number of blades rpm 16
Standard tower height 9(30)
Standard tower height m(ft) 3(10)

Model 16ft

Starting wind speed 2.5
Rated wind speed 5
Survival wind speed m/s 45
Maximum rotor speed m/s 80
Rotor diameter m/s 4.9(16)
Number of blades rpm 20
Standard tower height 9(30)
Standard tower height m(ft) 3(10)

Model 20ft

Starting wind speed 2.5
Rated wind speed 5
Survival wind speed m/s 45
Maximum rotor speed m/s 70
Rotor diameter m/s 6(20)
Number of blades rpm 24
Standard tower height 9(30)
Standard tower height m(ft) 3(10)

Model 24ft

Starting wind speed 2.5
Rated wind speed 5
Survival wind speed m/s 45
Maximum rotor speed m/s 60
Rotor diameter m/s 7.3(24)
Number of blades rpm 24
Standard tower height 9(30)
Standard tower height m(ft) 3(10)

Model 26ft

Starting wind speed 2.5
Rated wind speed 5
Survival wind speed m/s 45
Maximum rotor speed m/s 55
Rotor diameter m/s 7.9(26)
Number of blades rpm 24
Standard tower height 9(30)
Standard tower height m(ft) 3(10)