CREN set to hold AGM, induct new members

December 4, 2021 Tope Sunday 0

All roads lead to the Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Abuja, Nigeria on Tuesday, 7 December 2021 as CREN, one of Nigeria’s foremost renewable energy organisations holds its 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM). At the event,  it will induct new members, and present the maiden annual CREN Energy Awards to deserving players in the renewable energy sector, with the theme ‘Energy Read More

Citadel Views Estate to provide constant, affordable power via solar

September 22, 2021 Blessing Anaro 0

Citadel Views Estate (CVE), a leading sustainable residential housing development company, is providing access to constant and affordable power supply for its prospective residents in the Sangotedo area of Lagos State. Deploying cutting-edge solar energy solutions and biogas sewage treatment system, Citadel Views Estate is perhaps, the first of its kind in Lagos, with a housing model focused on sustainable Read More

NLNG to set discussion on gas to energy transition in S/Africa

September 8, 2021 David Agba with agency report 0

Nigeria is leading discussion on the role of gas toward achieving global energy transition as the African Energy Week (AEW) 2021 places energy poverty history at the forefront of the event’s agenda. The conference is providing a platform for a strong, Africa-focused and industry driven conversation on how the continent can utilize its significant oil, gas and renewable resources to Read More

We’ll continue to invest in hydrocarbon – FG

August 3, 2021 Benjamin Umuteme 0

The federal government has reiterated its determination to continue to invest in hydrocarbons despite the global clamour for renewable energy. Minister of State Petroleum Resources Chief Timipre Sylva, said this at the ongoing Society of Petroleum Engineers Nigeria Council-44th Nigeria Annual International Conference and Exhibition (NAICE) 2021, Tuesday in Lagos. Nigeria currently has a huge gas reserve of about 600 trillion Read More

FMDQ admits NSP-SPV PowerCorp Plc N50bn Green Bond issuance programme

July 20, 2021 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

FMDQ Securities Exchange Limited has listed , the NSP-SPV PowerCorp PLC N6.33 billion Fixed Rate Series 2 Senior Unsecured Green Bonds under its N50.00 billion Bond Issuance Programme, on its platform. The bond listing was in furtherance of the Exchange commitment to enhance access to capital to address environmental challenges, as well as championing development in the Nigerian Debt Capital Read More

FG commissions electric vehicle charging station in Lagos

July 13, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The federal government has commissioned the first solar-powered electric vehicle charging station at the University of Lagos. The project is the initiative of the National Automotive Design and Development Agency, NADDC, under the Elective Vehicle Pilot Project. The commissioning, which took place Tuesday at the university’s faculty of engineering, was attended by the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Read More

2021: Chronicles of under 50 leaders in Nigeria’s public service (3)

July 13, 2021 Orkuma Simon Tuleh 0

Welcome to the third edition of this publication which began from a zest to promote greater inclusion of young leaders into the public sector and showcasing profiles of outstanding individuals leading Ministries Departments & Agencies of government. Our team having faced the challenges of indulging noteworthy individuals to provide relevant information not available in the public space keeps getting burdensome Read More

Can we try green energy for a change?

April 4, 2021 Hassan Gimba 0

We ended the last day of March on a high note. No other than Sale Mamman, minister of state for power, heralded a piece of good news. He tweeted: “During today’s FEC, the @NigeriaGov approved the sum of N10.7 billion for the design, construction, manufacturing and supply of four power sub-stations in Damaturu, Potiskum, Biu and Maiduguri. These are part Read More

USTDA supports clean energy access, women entrepreneurship in Nigeria

March 24, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency, Wednesday, announced a grant to Nigeria’s Sosai Renewable Energies Company for a feasibility study to connect more than 200,000 women, farmers, and rural citizens to new solar-powered minigrids in Kaduna, Kogi and Plateau states. AUSTDA’s Acting Director, Enoh T. Ebong, in a press  in Abuja said: “USTDA is committed to promoting inclusive economic development, Read More