NIGERIA

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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...

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...

Country News

Fashola explained that the Federal Government could no longer interfere in the issue of citizens not...

Two of the largest banking and financial services institutions in the world, HSBC and UBS, have...

NEP will help channelise private sector investments into mini-grid and off-grid solutions that are...

lackouts have become synonymous with Nigeria’s power sector and many rural poor are suffocating...

About 250 rural communities across Nigeria would soon be connected to stable electricity generated...

The Renewable Energy Association of Nigeria (REAN), a private sector group, is set to launch ‘Solar...

The Association is a group of organizations and individuals committed to the development of the...

Local projects seek to fill the yawning gap left by national power schemes.

Federal government is targeting a total of 300 markets under its solar powered electrification...

Unity Bank has agreed to work with Daystar Power in moving the power supply of Unity Bank’s branches...

Exclusive interview with Jim Howlett, Director Pan Africa Solar Group

NEoT Offgrid Africa is a NEoT Capital-managed platform that invests in distributed renewable energy...