Five UNN students seek N100m to expand solar energy project
Five University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) students have defied odds and embarked on ‘alternative energy grid’ project. Nwangele Godwin Chukwuemeka; Okereke Kingsley; Esumeh Aaron; Udeh Isaac Nnaemeka; and Ogechukwu Uchechukwu Emmanuel, co-founders, now seek more funding to expand. They have already completed 38 projects. The co-founders are shopping for about N100million funding to expand the…
Experts task government on solar energy to boost electricity
Stakeholders have tasked government and relevant authorities to explore solar energy to boost electricity generation in the country.
Fashola urges Nigerians to embrace solar energy
Fashola advised Nigerians to invest in solar energy as solar energy remained energy for the future. “Solar energy is very important to reach Nigerians living in various communities that are difficult to reach by the Disco.
Firm holds solar, renewable energy summit
Lack of reliable electricity is putting a brake on Nigerian development. Half of Nigerians have no access to electricity, the other half make do with generators as the grid is failing their needs and grossly inadequate.
Clean energy in the policy mix
Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has secured US$1.5bn from donor agencies to finance power transmission projects across the country. The TCN aims to achieve transmission capacity of 20,000MW over the next three years.
How Nigeria, 138 others could be powered by 100% wind, water, solar energy by 2050
The work titled “100% Clean and Renewable Wind, Water, and Sunlight (WWS) All-Sector Energy Roadmaps for 139 Countries of the World” appeared August 23 in the journal Joule, Cell Press’s new publication focused on sustainable energy.
FG to source solar energy locally to aid Green Bond Initiative.
In a bid to boost renewal energy, the federal government may consider the option of sourcing solar energy locally to empower nine universities to enhance the Green Bond Initiative in the country.
U.S energy project adds 30,000 new solar connections in Nigeria
The U.S energy project known as “Power Africa’’ has added 30,000 new solar connections in Nigeria.