Energy , Information Communication & Technology


Energy and ICT Sector Vision and Mission

  • Vision: To be the leading provider of efficient and cost-effective infrastructure facilities and services in ICT and Energy.
  • Mission: To provide efficient, affordable and reliable infrastructure in ICT and Energy through construction, modernisation, rehabilitation and effective management for sustainable development.

 

Energy and ICT Sector Goal

To provide efficient, affordable and reliable infrastructure and services for sustainable economic growth and development.

 

Energy and ICT Sector Development Needs, Priorities and Strategies

ICT
DEVELOPMENT NEED PRIORITIESSTRATEGIES
ICT infrastructureHQ offices and sub counties officesData cabling, data centre, unified communication system,  Disaster Recovery Planning and internet connection
All constituencySet up ICT incubation centres in every constituency
County Relevant sectorsDevelop integrated system: HRM system, HMIS with EMR ,GIS system
Revenue CollectionAll revenue collection pointsAutomate all revenue collection points and fix surveillance system
Citizen service Access to essential services and information and service provision

 

Citizen Relationship Management(CRM),

Business Intelligence Analytics(BIA)

E-extension services and E-learning systems

e-Procurement

Bulky SMS systems

Public participation systems

Digital library

County Radio  station

General ICT Administration Planning and Support ServicesCounty HQ and sub county officesICT  standards and Policy development

Staff training

ENERGY
Grid electricity15 wards:

-Households

-Public facilities such as schools,  health facilities  and  industries; markets and urban centres

-Install electricity transformers to mapped areas

-Connect electricity  to households and public facilities such as schools,  health facilities  and  industries; markets and urban centres

Alternative and Renewable energy -Construct wind power plants and village-scale wind-battery-diesel hybrid systems

-Fix Photovoltaic technology in institutions ,social amenities and industries

construct minihydros within the permanent rivers

-Solar thermal furnace with heat storage and solar lanterns and solar home systems

-Biomass energy

-Provide to institution and household energy efficient stoves

Jikokoa, etc.

-Map all the areas prioritized and :

-Install  Photovoltaic technology in, Public facilities such as schools,  health facilities  and  industries ;Markets and urban centres

-Construct wind power plants

-Construct minihydros within the permanent rivers to provide power

-Solar thermal furnace with heat storage and solar lanterns and solar home systems to households  for powering electronics and rechargeable batteries

-Identification of schools and start the project

-Install market solar lights

 

 

Reliable & Quality power supplyPower sub stationMap the best place the project can be situated Partner with KPLC and Construct a  power substation in the county

 

Ms Sheila Mwende Kiganka

Ms Sheila Mwende Kiganka

County Executive Member

Ms. Betsy Muthoni Njagi

Ms. Betsy Muthoni Njagi

Chief Officer

3 days ago

Tharaka Nithi County Government Official

H.E the First Lady Mrs. Margaret Muthomi and Chuka Igambang'ombe MP Patrick Munene took part in cancer awareness walk today in Chuka to mark the Cancer awareness month.

Cancer prevalence has been on the rise in the country and the world at large and thus our people need to know.

The walk was aimed at calling on residents of the county to regularly go for check ups as a way of curbing the prevalence.

H.E Mrs. Margaret Muthomi has said the disease needs attention from both the National and County Governments in an effort to curb it.

In recent years, it has become one of the country's leading killers.
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1 month ago

Tharaka Nithi County Government Official

Your loved ones suffering from kidney related illnesses can now access proper healthcare at our Chuka Referral Hospital as the Renal Unit is fully equipped.

This will in essence reduce trips to bordering counties to get the vital treatment.

This facility is up and running and there are qualified professionals to assist.

Tell a friend to tell a friend in need that healthcare is closer home.
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The County Government of Tharaka Nithi cordially invites you to our 3rd edition of Uragate Tharaka Cultural Festival and exhibition starting from 22nd to 25th August at the Uragate grounds near Meru National Park. The event will be graced by His Excellency The Deputy President Hon William Ruto. All are welcome......visit our website tharakanithi.go.ke
tharakanithi.go.ke/uragate-tharaka-cultural-festival/#more-15913 for more details.
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