Kenya has intensified import of nuclear reactors as part of its plans to diversify the national power generation mix, African Latest News informed.

Kenya had previously announced its ambition to set up a nuclear plant to stabilize national power supply by cutting reliance on expensive thermal energy and weather-dependent hydro power, reported All Africa.

Nuclear reactors are among the common items that Kenya has ordered by sea, according to the data gathered in a trial run of the Electronic Cargo Tracking Notes (ECTNs).