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Nebo links Nigeria’s electricity deficiency to national grid, advocates renewable energy

The Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo has said Nigeria’s inability to grow her electricity industry and make it serve her citizens was partly...

Outrage over plans to import coal for power generation

The recent move by some Nigerian industrialists and electricity generating companies to import coal from South Africa, as a proactive measure against the lingering...

UK firm delivers first solar powered filling station in Abuja

Bakka Oil Filling Station along the Lokoja expressway in Gwagwalada, has become the first fully solar powered filling station in Abuja and second in...

Government to grow renewable energy contribution by 2,483MW in 2015

The federal government has said that it plans to add about 2,483 megawatts (MW) of electricity from renewable sources to Nigeria’s electricity grid by...

Total targets 1,000mw solar power project in Nigeria

French oil giant, Total targets to build solar power plants that will generate 1,000 megawatts in Nigeria as part of the company’s efforts to...

Kainji, Jebba rehabilitation to gulp N72bn

Nigeria’s power supply capacity is expected to increase by 1,300 megawatts (MW) as Mainstream Energy Solution Limited and RusHydro International AG, has reached an...

Political uncertainty slows renewable energy growth – IEA

Growth of the renewable energy sector is under threat from policy uncertainty, the International Energy Agency warned last week.   Investment in clean sources of...

Nigeria targets 30% generation of electricity from coal by 2015 – Minister

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr. Musa Sada, has said that the federal government has targeted coal to contribute 30 per cent...

‘Solid minerals budget, worst among sectors’ – Lawmaker

The solid minerals sector will continue to lag behind because funds budgeted for it by government over the years have been grossly inadequate, federal...

Nigeria lags behind in renewable energy investment – Report

Nigeria's commitment to renewable energy development has been assessed to be very insignificant to its pears in the continent, as the latest report on...

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