FG aims to exploit vast solar resources

By OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA is poised to capitalize on its tremendous solar energy potential by scaling up the deployment of off-grid generation and minigrid ...

Energy, technology added to industry awards

TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THIS year’s African Utility Week Industry Awards will be bigger than ever following the addition of five more categories. These are Small-Scale Susta...

Technology drives Nigeria’s energy modernisation

OKORO CHINEDU  LAGOS, (CAJ News) – ENERGY companies are playing a leading role in supporting high-tech energy infrastructure projects in Nigeria, an executive at a multinational investor in the...

Scatec Solar secures Jigawa power project

OKORO CHINEDU  LAGOS, (CAJ News) – SOME international and local companies have partnered for the development of the 100 megawatts Nova Scotia Power plant in Jigawa State. The partners are Scate...

Nigeria varsity in line for top energy accolade

by EMEKA OKONKWO  ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE University of Nigeria’s Mimosa Solar Cell innovation has been nominated for the annual Africa Energy Awards. It joins an elite list of individuals and ...

AFC completes Cape Verde energy acquisition

by OKORO CHINEDU LAGOS, (CAJ News) – AFRICA Finance Corporation (AFC), the Lagos-based group, has completed the purchase of InfraCo Africa’s stake in the Cabeólica Wind Farm in Cape Verde...

Africa energy plan receives billions in backing

By MTHULISI SIBANDA in Johannesburg , South Africa JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – INITIATIVES to address lack of electricity in the continent have received a major boost after the international com...