Awards


Carol's Been Recognized Globally for Her Outstanding Work!



NOMINATION

Africa · 2021

Young Talents of the Year Award 2021

NOMINATION

Glasgow · 2021

World Changing Alumni Award

AWARD

Nairobi · 2020

Head of State Commendation (HSC)

AWARD

Addis Ababa · 2019

Open Africa Power Fellowship

AWARD

ONLINE · 2019

Regulation for Universal Access to Energy Master Level
Awarded by Florence School of Regulation

NOMINATION

NAIROBI · 2018

Women in Energy, Power Gaga Category · Kenya

AWARD

Glasgow · 2018

University of Glasgow Graduate Leadership Award · United Kingdom

AWARD

Glasgow · 2017 - 2018

Commonwealth Scholarship Award · United Kingdom
Awarded to undertake M.Sc. at University of Glasgow

AWARD

Nairobi · 2013

Joint Admissions Board (JAB) Scholarship Award · Kenya
Awarded to undertake B.Sc. at University of Nairobi

AWARD

Victoria, Canada · 2007

United World Colleges Award · Canada
Awarded to study International Baccalaureate at Pearson College of the Pacific (UWC)

Carol's Training Experience


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Jun 2021

Micro Grid Academy Training

Online

Carol attended the 18th edition of the MGA training sponsored by Enel foundation and RES4Africa from 21st - 25th June 2021. The training provided insights on decentralised renewables against COVID operations and maintenance.

Mar - Jul 2021

Future Females Business School GreenTech Program

UK-Kenya Tech Hub

Carol was selected to join the FFBS Greentech program after a competitive selection process.
The program provides training for a select team of female entrepreneurs in Africa, aiming to carry out development programmes related to the the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The program will link the founders to potential venture capital firms, and provide training and mentorship in business and product development.

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Mar 2021

Capacity Building on PPPs in Transmission Lines

AfDB African Development Bank

Carol was nominated and participated in the training by AfDB on Public Private Partnerships' viability to supplement public sector investments in power transmission in Africa.
The program included participants from the East African Power Pool, including: Egypt, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Burundi, Sudan and Somalia.
The program was managed by Weircapacity, an accredited training organisation for APMG-PPP certification.

2021

Sept - Oct 2020

Electric Vehicles: A Power Sector Perspective

Florence School of Regulation · Online Course

The online course covered the role of policies for electric vehicles charging infrastructure deployment, role of business models in charging infrastructure deployment, managing additional EV loads in the Power System and Insights into additional V2X applications of EVs.

2020

Aug - Nov 2019

Introduction to HVDC Power Systems Training

Power Grid Corporation of India · New Delhi, India

The training financed by the World Bank provided an introduction to the operations and maintenance of HVDC systems.

Nov 2019

HVDC System Control, Operational and Maintenance

SIEMENS Erlangen · Erlangen, Germany

The training organized under the Ethiopia-Kenya Interconnector project provided an in-depth understanding of the training simulator procured by KETRACO, document management systems and protection and control relays used in the project.

Jul 2019

PLS-CADD Training

Trans African Projects · Machakos, Kenya

The training organized under the Nairobi Ring Electrification project was carried out in Machakos. It covered introduction to overhead line design, electrical parameters of OHL line design including insulation coordination and insulator design.

Mar - Jun 2019

Regulation to Universal Access to Energy

Florence School of Regulation· Online Course

The online course covered the introduction to power systems in african countries, off grid generation, modelling tools for hybrid generation,technologies for transmission and distribution,electrification planning,investment in electrification,regulation principles and institutions, and financing energy development in Africa.

2019

Jun 2017

ABB Line Distance Protection Training

Kafue Gorge Regional Training Centre · Zambia

The training was funded by the KETRACO training committee and provided insight in the configuration and operation of ABB distance protection relay. The training was carried out at Kafue Gorge Regional Training Centre in Zambia.

2017

Jan 2016

SIPROTEC 4 and REYROLLES Relay Configuration Training

Machakos-Konza-Kajiado-Namanga (MKKN) Electrification Project

SIEMENS India · New Delhi, India

The training was organized and funded under the MKKN project contract. It provided knowledge on the application, operation and configuration of SIEMENS relays Siprotec 4 and Reyrolles relay and was conducted at Shyama Power India Ltd. Offices, New Delhi. The training also provided a hands on approach on DIGSI and Toolbox II for automation.

2016

Nov 2015

Power Systems Protection and Control Training

Kenya Power Transmission Project (KPTSIP)

Shanghai Goose Electric (GE Multilin) · Shanghai, China

Carol underwent 2-week practical training on Power Systems Controls and Protection at Shanghai Goose Electric (GE Multilin) on the application, operation and configuration of the GE relays used in the KPTSIP project. The training covered Bus differential schemes, Feeder management and bay control relay (F650), Transformer protection relay (T60).

2015

Nov 2014 - Jan 2015

Introduction to Power Systems Training

POWERGRID Corporation of India · New Delhi, India

The training was aimed at the design and operation of power systems in general and power transmission in particular. Various topics covered were HVAC substation design and operation, HVAC tower design and operation, HVAC equipment and conductor specification, contract development and negotiations, civil and electrical aspects of power transmission projects, HVDC transmission basics and projects arbitrations basics.

2014

2012

7 Habits of Highly effective people Training

Stephen R. Covey Foundation · Nairobi, Kenya

The training covered in depth analysis of Stephen Covey's book whilst providing modes of implementation of the habits in day to day living.

2012

Memberships



MEMBERSHIP

EBK · SINCE 2014

Engineers Board of Kenya · Graduate Member

MEMBERSHIP

IEK · SINCE 2020

Institute of Engineers of Kenya · Graduate Member

MEMBERSHIP

FAWE · SINCE 2017

Federation of African Women Educationalists · Member