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All year round farming in a country like Nigeria is impossible without irrigation, but with the emergence of Solar-Powered Irrigation System, lack of...

10.04.2018 , Chijioke Mama / SolarPlaza

Off Grid Solar in Nigeria: Enablers and Hurdles

Nigeria as a country is more populous than the entire economic bloc of East African Community – EAC. (180 million & 169 million respectively)....

Why are so many Nigerian homes still in the dark despite far-reaching reforms? In this factsheet, we test the charge on Nigeria’s electricity...

Around the world, women face the largest burden of not having access to modern energy.  More often than not, it is women who have to walk long...

I started blogging around 2012 when I created my first website which was Arotips.com but I went to college and didn't have time for my blog so it...

As Nigerians marks the 56th year of the country’s independence today, several citizens of our great nation continue to struggle with basic amenities...

One of the fundamental impacts of energy poverty in Africa is the limiting influence on the growth of manufacturing. Manufacturing in several sectors...

22.03.2017 , On the occasion of World Water Day 2017

Group Washing Facilities: an efficient way to fight against bad sanitation

GIZ and UNICEF published a collection of exemplary designs for group handwashing facilities in schools entitled “Scaling up Group Handwashing in...

As blood is to human beings, so is energy to business enterprise. The different between the developed countries and under-developed countries of the...

Source: This study, carried out by GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities and Etisalat, explores the opportunity for mobile network operators to...

Country News

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has disclosed that wealthy Nigerians, and not...

Mr. Tunde Salihu, the Chief Executive Officer, Shaybis Nigeria Limited, said that investors in the...

Import duty increase will skyrocket the prices of solar products in Nigeria, and discourages...

Nigeria, with a population of about 180 million people, has been unable to provide power to more...

Despite the abundance of sun in Nigeria, and the ability of solar power to end energy deficit,...

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, who gave the new figure on Thursday in...

As the use of solar energy has become cheaper than running diesel generators, in Nigeria energy...

Nigeria Customs Service is forcing to pay between five percent and 10 percent import duty on solar...

The World Bank has said that Nigeria would need to connect between 500,000 to 800,000 new households...

Startups impact the economy by creating jobs. However, the bulk of the money could go to purchasing...

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services in Zambia says installation of solar powered...

The country signed agreement with Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation, ROSATOM to build a...