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Posted By Admin on 26th Apr 2019   

American Electric Power (AEP) has completed its acquisition of Sempra Renewables, including 724MW of operating wind generation and battery assets, for an undisclosed amount, said to be over $1 billion. The acquisition is part of AEP’s $2.2bn investment in contracted renewables…

Posted By Admin on 26th Apr 2019   

Children from poor families in sub-Saharan Africa have been able to swap cleaning up cowpats for lessons thanks to a solar power project that rewards parents for sending them to school. South Korean solar firm Yolk has designed a cow-shaped…

Posted By Admin on 25th Apr 2019   

A new form of renewable energy research is underway at the University of Lagos’ department of botany, which seeks to harness the huge opportunity of microalgae in the energy mix. Dr Adesalu Taofikat Abosede is undertaking the research on the…

Posted By Admin on 25th Apr 2019   

Tanzania aims to have six times its current power generation capacity by 2025 through investment in thermal and renewable energy, deputy energy minister Subira Mgalu told parliament on Tuesday. The East African country boasts reserves of over 57 trillion cubic…

Posted By Admin on 25th Apr 2019   

The European Commission has approved a €385 million renewable energy scheme to support renewables generation in Lithuania. The Lithuanian government plans introduce a new scheme in May which will provide assistance for the installation of renewable power sources such as…

Posted By Admin on 24th Apr 2019   

The management of the Afam Power PLC has appealed to Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading, NBET PLC to pay up over N1 billion debt owed it for power generation, lamenting that the company is currently facing huge liquidity challenge. Managing Director…

Posted By Admin on 24th Apr 2019   

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has disclosed that it has begun the execution of the US $170m power transmission project called the ‘Abuja Feeding Scheme’. The revelations were made by the Managing Director of TCN, Mr. Usman Mohammed during the ground…