Kenya has made huge Discoveries of Coal Deposits In Mui Basin/ Block C. This puts Kenya’s Coal resource at 400 Million tonnes , while more Exploration work is still ongoing in Kilifi And Kwale counties. In 2012 Fenxi Coal Mining Limited Signed a $500 million dollars Contract With the government to produce Coal from Mui Basin. Production is expected to start in 2016. The Government has also awarded AMU Consortia A $3.5 billion dollar Tender to Construct the Country’s First ever Coal Fired Plant.