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 has joined other Energy Sector Parastatals in organising the Energy Journalism Excellence Awards (EJEA) 2013.Read more...
R.E.A will be exhibiting at K.I.C.C alongside other Ministries and parastatals in an exhibition organised by the Kenya @ 50 Committee from 4th to 10th Decembe, 2013.Read more...