UAE funded renewable power plant in Lagos to boost Nigeria’s energy sector

UAE funded renewable power plant in Lagos to boost Nigeria’s energy sector

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NIGERIA – Nigera’s Energy sector is set to receive a boost after the 300MW renewable power plant funded by the United Arab Emirates was completed in October this year. UAE’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Fahad Obaid Al Taffaq, revealed the project’s completion in…

Mantrac Ghana launches Energy System to boost off-grid energy supply

Mantrac Ghana launches Energy System to boost off-grid energy supply

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GHANA – Mantrac Ghana Limited, the authorized Cat dealer in Ghana, distributing and supporting the full range of Cat products, has launched the Mantrac Energy System in Accra as part of efforts to supply energy to compliment the national grid. The integrated…

Nigeria secures US$500,000  to support the development of clean energy

Nigeria secures US$500,000 to support the development of clean energy

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NIGERIA – NIGERIA has secured a US$500,000 grant from the African Development Bank (AfDB) to support the development of clean energy in Nigeria. The grant was approved under the AfDB’s Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), according to a statement issued by…

Energy stakeholders call on new financing mechanisms to support off-grid and mini-grid connectivity in Africa

Energy stakeholders call on new financing mechanisms to support off-grid and mini-grid connectivity in Africa

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COTE D’IVOIRE – Stakeholders in the energy industry have called for restructuring of  financing mechanisms in order to enable the development of off-grid and mini-grid connectivity in Africa. The sentiment was made during the 5th Energy Access Investment Forum in Abidjan, Cote…