Solving Water Scarcity: Solar-Powered Boreholes
Onyedikachi Erete is revolutionizing rural Nigeria by installing solar-powered boreholes – providing clean drinking water and reducing waterborne diseases. USAID is partnering with Tanzania to fight water scarcity, while Morrow County's $1.7 million EPA grant is tackling the drinking water crisis. Together, these efforts are making a big impact in alleviating water scarcity.
Dec 26, 2023 // Technology, Africa, Nigeria, Onyedikachi Erete, Solar-Powered Boreholes
WATT to install 5.6 MW of solar arrays for significant bank in Nigeria
Africa-focused lasting power remedies supplier WATT Renewable Corporation said on Tuesday that it won a USD-10-million (EUR 9.33 m) contract to install solar arrays and also power storage in Nigeria for an unnamed financial institution.
May 26, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, Nigeria, solar arrays, WATT
Nigeria breaks ground on solar cell production facility
Nigeria on Friday launched building and construction of what is called the first solar cell manufacturing facility in West Africa.
Mar 27, 2023 // Manufacturing News, solar cell, Africa, Nigeria
Tingo Foods to add 110-MW captive solar plant at its Nigeria facility
Lagos-based agri-food company Tingo Foods Plc will certainly organize a 110-MW captive solar power plant at its scheduled state-of-the-art food handling center in the Delta State of Nigeria, its parent business stated on Wednesday.
Feb 24, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Africa, Nigeria, PV Power Plant, Tingo Foods
President Buhari inaugurates Nigeria's largest solar PV plant
The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) just recently introduced the inauguration of the 10-MW Kano solar photovoltaic (PV) plant at a ceremony gone to by the country's President Muhammadu Buhari.
Feb 13, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Africa, Nigeria, PV Power Plant, Muhammadu Buhari
German Institution DEG Funds Solar Micro-Grids Development in Nigeria
DEG is funding the USA-based Husk Power Systems with $750,000 to develop eight community solar micro-grids in Nigeria. Husk Power Systems is already running 12 micro-grids in the West African country.
Jan 10, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, Nigeria, DEG, Husk Power Systems, Deutsche Investitions und Entwicklungsgesellschaft, solar micro grids, Up-Scaling Program
Sun Africa to Develop 5 GW of Solar Power in Nigeria
Leading utility-scale solar as well as off-grid supplier Sun Africa has tattooed a $10-billion agreement with the Federal Government of Nigeria to generate clean as well as dependable electrical power through solar power as well as battery power storage growth.
Dec 27, 2022 // Plants, Africa, Nigeria, PV Power Plant, Sun Africa
Shell finishes up deal for Nigerian solar company Daystar Power
Oil and gas giant Shell Plc (LON: SHEL) has actually finished the acquisition of Nigeria-based hybrid solar energy remedies provider Daystar Power after acquiring the needed regulatory clearances.
Dec 20, 2022 // Plants, Africa, Nigeria, shell, Daystar Power
Shell inks deal to purchase Nigerian solar company Daystar Power
Oil and gas titan Shell Plc (LON: SHEL) has accepted acquire Nigeria-based hybrid solar energy remedies company Daystar Power in a bargain noting its initial power acquisition in Africa.
Sep 29, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, Nigeria, shell, PV Power Plant, Daystar Power
Nigerian Solar-Based Internet Supplier Seeks IPO, $50 Million
Part of profits would certainly be utilized to broaden right into Ivory Coast Tizeti plans also target listing on the Nasdaq after Nigeria
Sep 1, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, Nigeria, Tizeti, Kendall Ananyi
Clean energy company Husk indicators UN energy compact as it starts solar mini-grid growth in Nigeria, rest of Africa
Husk Power Systems, a clean energy firm that has actually been at the forefront of fueling rural electrification since 2008, is intending to introduce 500 solar mini-grids in Nigeria over the following 5 years.
Jan 27, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, Africa, Nigeria, Manoj Sinha, Husk Power Systems, Kanika Chawla
BBOXX expands into Nigerian market, targets 20m customers by 2030
Off-grid, pay-as-you go solar company BBOXX has expanded into Nigeria, the company's biggest market to date, with the aim of supplying clean energy accessibility to 20 million people over the following years.
Oct 28, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, bboxx, Mansoor Hamayun, Nigeria, off grid, offgrid solar
RP Global, Oolu develop C&I solar JV in West Africa with Nigerian debut
Renewables developer as well as financier RP Worldwide and solar supplier Oolu Solar are introducing a joint venture (JV) in West Africa to serve commercial as well as industrial (C&I) consumers in the region.
Jun 24, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, RP Global, Oolu, solar JV
200 MW Solar Project 'Largest in West Africa' to Come up in Nigeria
B&S Power as well as Sunnyfred Global to create, develop, finance as well as create West Africa's biggest solar PV project in Nigeria.
Feb 18, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Africa, Nigeria, International, Solar Project, B&S Power
Nigeria introduced new solar program
The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has released a new program to give 25 million Nigerians with tidy, risk-free and also cost effective electrical power. The effort as part of the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP) will turn out 5 million brand-new solar links in off-grid communities throughout the nation.
Dec 3, 2020 // Residential, Grids, Africa, Nigeria