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Energy-efficient resource utilization algorithms in cloud data-centre servers
(Strathmore University, 2019-02-13)
The use of cloud computing has increased exponentially in recent years to satisfy computing needs in both big and small organisations. However, cloud data-centres consume enormous amounts of energy. This raises their ...
Evaluating the need for coal in Kenya's electricity generation mix
(Strathmore University, 2019-03-13)
In this paper, we will compare three government-led electricity generation capacity expansion plans for Kenya, highlighting the ramifications of assumptions made in the energy planning processes to energy planning conclusions ...
Achieving universal electrification in Africa
(Strathmore University, 2019-05-29)
Universal rural electrification is a worthwhile target, but requires subsidy. This is because rural electrification targets remote, spread-out customers, which raises connection costs. The lower incomes of rural populations ...
Creating Africa’s Utilities of the Future
(Strathmore University, 2019-06-11)
Power utilities in most African countries face critical challenges in delivering universal, affordable, reliable energy service to their customers. The sector remains poorly researched, with limited data available for ...