Scientists have developed a hardy new hybrid rice that is rainfed, needs no irrigation, grows fast and does well in drier, maize-growing areas.

Environment CS Judi Wakhungu, through a gazette notice dated February 27, banned the use of plastics. This will be effective from next month.

The government’s chief legal advisor wants the High Court to dismiss a case challenging the plastic bags ban, arguing it was filed in the wrong forum.

Kenya will spend Sh2.4 trillion on the implementation of and smooth transition to a low carbon economy.

One of Kenya’s iconic landscapes - Chyulu Hills - will soon reap big from the sale of two million carbon credits.

The fights, opposition and differences over the establishment of Lamu's Amu coal-fired power plant resulted from a missed contract, it has emerged.

Kenya’s maize harvest is expected fall by a drastic 25 per cent this year, Agriculture CS Willy Bett said yesterday.

Swissport Kenya Limited has unveiled Kenya’s first solar-powered cargo facility at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Nairobi aimed at meeting 30 per cent of the facility’s energy demand.

Baringo residents have pleaded for relief food as the drought persists. They have requested the government to help as thousands starve.

The Environment ministry has signed an MoU with the Jewish National Fund to share knowledge and expertise on planting forests in dry climates.