As part of effort aimed at addressing poverty and creating wealth, D2H Services is set to train and empower youths on solar panels and battery installations
Stakeholders in the energy sector have stressed the need for Nigeria to intensify efforts on improved electricity supply to boost the standard of living.
An energy company, First Electric, has restated its commitment to driving wide adoption of sustainable energy and water solutions across sub-Saharan Africa.
29 Nov 2020
The Federal Government will deploy 19,000 Solar Home Systems (SHS), using a Rural Electrification Fund (REF), which was established to provide more equitable access to electricity across the country.
29 Nov 2020
The Federal Government will next week, commence the installation of five million solar home systems worth N140b in under-served and off-grid communities across the country.
24 Sep 2020
Experts has said for Nigeria to benefit from the two billion global wastes, the government must ensure rapid investment in clean and renewable energy, saying the country must begin to think circularly to regain waste as a resource. These thoughts were expressed during the last of four sustainability webinar series by Lafarge Africa, which focused…
2 Sep 2020
Scientists announced Wednesday the discovery of a black hole -- the oldest ever detected -- that shouldn't even exist according to the current understanding of cosmic monsters so dense not even light can escape their gravitational pull. Born of a merger between two other black holes, GW190521 weighs in at 142 times the mass of…
23 Oct 2019
Global additions of renewable power capacity are set to rise 50% by 2024, with 1,200 GW installed over the next six years, the International Energy Agency said Monday.
21 Aug 2019
A new report, produced by Bloomberg NEF (BNEF), has said global investments in renewable energy generation will hit at least $13.3 trillion by 2050. Indeed, in the next 31 years, almost half of the world’s electricity could come from renewable energy especially wind and solar.
29 Apr 2019
Industry stakeholders have endorsed three comprehensive sectoral Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) technology plans for renewable energy resources - solar, wind and biomass. The experts also validated the draft report from the international consultant on development of Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) mechanism for Nigerian power sector and the draft grid emission factor calculations for…
12 Mar 2019
The International Centre for Energy, Environment and Development (ICEED), has trained the first 24 solar technicians out of the targeted 140 for Borno State. Tagged ‘Borno MAIDA project’, the training, which combined intensive classroom and practical activities, had five young women among the graduated solar technicians. Under the project, 140 young men and women would…
6 Mar 2019
To ensure that Nigerians diversify to renewable energies and augment the current power generation in the country, Light up Nigeria Initiative will be training Nigerians on solar technologies. Coordinator of Light up Nigeria Initiative, Allwell Udubako, made this known at the 2019 Edition Science and Technology Expo, held in Enugu State. The event was organised…