The Kenya Vision 2030 recognizes SME industrial and technology parks as important vehicles through which the growth of Kenya’s manufacturing sector can be fast-tracked.
Industrial and technology parks are key elements of the infrastructure supporting the growth of today’s global knowledge economy. In the context of institutions of higher education, a university has the mandate of training, research and innovation. It first and foremost graduates students and generates high end research and innovation.
The research and innovation can sometimes be jewels on dusty shelves if not nurtured to raise viable commercial enterprises. In this respect JKUAT via JKUAT IP comes in to raise these viable commercial enterprises, via provision of the services: support services, business planning support and technical services.
it’s a micro-Bio-gas equipment running on cow dung which is designed for both rural and semi-urban households. It provides the communities with special small bio-gas plants as an alternative source of energy for domestic cooking system. It’s constructed using a special polymer sheet material capable of withstanding UV light and tropical weather conditions for over 50 years.