15
Apr

Renewable Energy: EU launches E30 million support

The European Union (EU) has launched a 30 million Euro sustainable energy investment fund for off-grid solution development in the country. The fund, Electrification Financing Initiative, (ElectriFI,) would be granted to Renewable Energy (RE) under some criteria such as the viability of ideas with the ultimate aim of growing strategic movements to close the energy gap. Head...
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14
Mar

NEF seeks to boost sustainable energy investment

Punch Nigeria: ’Femi Asu The Nigeria Energy Forum has said its forthcoming conference will focus on achieving the Sustainable Development Goal 7 and on how to facilitate investments in sustainable electrification, grid modernization, and digital energy technologies. The Chairman, NEF, Dr. Oluwole Adeuyi, said in a statement that the forum would address key themes pertinent...
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EU Set To Launch €30m Energy Investment Fund In Nigeria

The European Union (EU) says it will launch a 30 million Euro sustainable energy investment fund in Nigeria. Adekunle Makinde, a former National Chairman, Nigerian Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (NIEEE) and co-Chairman of the forum, made this known on Thursday in Lagos. Malinda said in a statement that the launch was part of...
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5
May

Stakeholders express worry over slow progress in energy sector

SOME stakeholders in the power sector have expressed concern over the slow progress in the energy sector. They urged the Federal Government to adopt renewable energy to accelerate development in the sector. Mr Adekunle Makinde, a former Chairman of Nigerian Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (NIEEE), said this was the consensus of stakeholders at the just concluded 2018 Nigeria Energy Forum in Lagos.