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FG to concession Gurara, Kashimbila; complete other hydro projects by 2019

The Federal Government is poised to concession the Gurara and Kashimbila hydropower plants in 2018 while still in talks for the completion of the Gurara...

Ondo set for bitumen/oil sands exploration

Ondo State Government has expressed its readiness to leverage on the exploration of bitumen (oil sands or tar sands) in the state, so as...

Following success in Nigeria’s solar market, Lumos expands into W. Africa

Lumos Global, a Dutch off-grid developer that raised $90 million last year to start business in Nigeria, said its expanding in Ivory Coast this...

REA unveils funding guidelines for rural electrification projects

Power minister, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that rural electrification projects seeking for funding from the Rural Electrification Fund (REF) of the Rural Electrification...

FG finally signs N2trn contract for 3050mw Mambilla hydropower project

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola on behalf of the Federal Government, has signed the contract for the 3,050 megawatts (mw)...

Huawei seeks hybrid solar solutions for Telcos’ energy challenges

Mr. Frank Li, Managing Director Huawei Technologies Nigeria, while speaking at the ongoing AfricaCom 2017 conference in Cape Town, South Africa, has said the...

‘Substantial scope’ to increase global renewable energy ambitions – IRENA

Countries have an opportunity to significantly increase renewable energy ambition within Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), and to accelerate its deployment in line with climate...

NNRA mulls generation of electricity from radioactive materials

The Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA) Tuesday revealed that it is considering the possibility of producing electricity from radiation, The Nation reports. It’s Director General,...

Fashola set to sign Mambilla hydro power project contract

The minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola is set to sign the project contract for the 3,050 megawatts (mw) Mambilla Hydroelectric...

FG takes steps to consolidate ease of doing business in mining sector

The Federal Government, on Thursday took another bold step in consolidating ease of doing business in the mining sector with official unveiling of the...

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