• Power supply Problem Soon to be Over As 75MW Solar Power Project Starts Working Next Year

    Power supply Problem Soon to be Over As 75MW Solar Power Project Starts Working Next Year

    The electricity problem facing Nigerians will soon be a thing of the past as 75MW Solar Power Project will become operational next year.

    Nigeria’s 75 mega watts power project valued at $146 million will be commissioned next year if things go according to plan.

    This is part of the Solar Power Purchase Agreement, PPA signed by the Federal Government and Pan Africa Solar, recently at the office of the Nigeria Bulk Energy Trader, NBET. The 75MW solar photovoltaic power project located in […]

  • FG can’t fund N3bn monthly solar power subsidy – Fashola, Minister of Power, Works

    FG can’t fund N3bn monthly solar power subsidy – Fashola, Minister of Power, Works

    Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, has said the federal government will not be able to provide funds to subsidise solar power projects and consumption of its outputs, estimated to cost N3 billion monthly.

    The minister who met with about 14 solar power promoters in Nigeria in a renewed effort to clear challenges militating against investment in and use of solar power in the country, said about N3 billion has been calculated as the possible monthly fund the government […]

  • UNILORIN partners with US firm to build N600bn Solar Power Plant

    UNILORIN partners with US firm to build N600bn Solar Power Plant

    The University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has signed a memorandum of agreements with a United States of America-based firm for the production and installation of 500 megawatts solar powered plant.

    The solar powered plant to be located inside the campus is part of effort to curb the incessant power outages in some parts of the country especially Lagos and Kano states.

    Addressing journalists after the signing of the agreements, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Professor Abdulganiyy Ambali, explained that the […]