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Posted By Admin on 24th Apr 2018   

Up significantly on 2016 and 2017, which saw installations of 7.14 and 7.2 GW, respectively, China’s solar industry shows no signs of slowing down this year, with Q1 registering 9.65 GW of new PV capacity, reports the NEA. This figure significantly bucked forecasts…

Posted By Admin on 24th Apr 2018   

The Vice President, Marketing, Lumos Nigeria, Olufemi Ashipa, has said in a recent interview that he is optimistic about the strides of his mobile electricity company, adding that the organisation will continue to innovate to meet the basic power needs…

Posted By Admin on 24th Apr 2018   

The managing director for Nigeria’s Rural Electrification Agency (REA) has said the private sector is essential to achieving its goal of developing ten thousand mini-grid sites by 2023, Development Finance reports. “It needs to be private sector-driven access model for Nigeria,” said…

Posted By Admin on 24th Apr 2018   

On Monday, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) inaugurated a 100MVA transformer at Alimosho substation, Lagos. The objective of the installation is to boost electricity supply to residents within Ikeja Disco, The Nation Online reported. According to Usman Mohammed, the…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Apr 2018   

The Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency, NEMSA, has warned that low-quality meters will worsen the power sector problems if not addressed. Peter Ewesor, managing director, NEMSA, said the development is inimical to the sector, which is still undergoing challenges. He…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Apr 2018   

A new report has revealed a new perspective on the policy barriers to increased deployment of renewables, providing a range of options for policymakers to scale-up their ambitions. The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the International Energy Agency (IEA), and…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Apr 2018   

Global integrated Independent Power Producer (IPP) Building Energy has secured the right to build, own and operate a 147MW wind plant in Roggeveld and a 4,7MW mini hydroelectric plant in Free State. The deals were made official in the presence…