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In the quest to finding lasting solutions to the energy challenges that befall Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises in Nigeria (MSMEs), one of the...

10.01.2019 , Victoria Onehi & Simon Echewofun Sunday

How women rose in Nigeria’s renewable energy sector, quenching darkness

It is no longer news that what men can do, women can do better. This applies to the growing Nigerian power sector where women are taking their place...

Energy prosperity has always had a female face. Every day, women around the world face the worst consequences of not having modern energy access. They...

Access to power expands the number and variety of business and job opportunities available. Electricity means that small businesses, such as barbers...

31.08.2018 , Eromo Egbejule, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Fed up with costly, dirty fuels, Nigerians switch to cleaner alternatives

For Rhoda Tanko, preparing dishes of okra or egusi soup in her small shack was a daily ordeal spent battling the dizzying, toxic black fumes spewed...

27.08.2018 , Andrew Morton

Why Mobile Money Has Failed in Nigeria

Mobile Money as a financial product is inherently a fast moving consumer good, which Nigerian banks are ill-equipped to market and promote, Andrew...

Faced with a population boom that has sent carbon emissions soaring and stretched power supplies to breaking point, oil-rich Nigeria is turning to...

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...

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A movie with new ideas from Access to Energy Institute (A2EI) to make Nigeria generator free.

The provision of electricity and affordable energy has been a major challenge to communities in the...

Activists yesterday demanded a rapid phase out of fossil fuel energy in Nigeria and other parts of...

Nigeria will have about 30 years to repay the World Bank the $350 million it borrowed from it to...

The training is to boost the professional expertise and manpower skills in the sector.

All On, which is a seeded company of Shell, has advised Nigeria to initiate and implement a...

Nigeria has the continent’s largest economy and population. Insufficient power supply has plagued...

Problems with electricity supply in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, are well documented....

The TOTAL Group has restated its commitment to the long term development of Nigeria’s oil and gas...

Local farmers and businesses in Nigeria can leverage the potential in renewable energy to remain...

Africa’s Largest Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Company Powergas Nigeria has recommended off-grid and...

The Federal Government, on Thursday announced plans to introduce solar-powered tricycles and...