Jun 3, 2020
Renewvia Energy Corporation has partnered with All On to deploy solar mini-grids to rural communities unserved by conventional utilities in the Niger Delta.
Jun 2, 2020
AMDA's CEO explains why mini-grid companies are "like the Amazons and Teslas of the energy sector", figuring out how to create 600-million new customers.
May 25, 2020
Philanthropist Strive Masiyiwa has completed a 100kW solar power project at Ndolwane in Bulilima district, through his ‘Re-Imagine Rural’ initiative.
May 13, 2020
It is estimated that some 83 million Nigerians do not have access to modern electricity. In response to this challenge, the mini-grid market has taken hold.
Finance and Policy
Mar 10, 2020
The African Development Bank (AfDB) is set to invest $200 million through the Rural Electrification Agency (REA) to boost power supply in Nigeria.
Mar 5, 2020
Exclusive interview on the mini-grid market, with Dr Sanusi Ohiare, Executive Director, Rural Electrification Fund, Rural Electrification Agency, Nigeria.
Mar 5, 2020
A new report analysing recent developments of the mini-grids market in over 20 African and 11 Asian countries, predicts over 3,000 of new installations.
Dec 10, 2019
REA has facilitated the commissioning of a solar hybrid mini-grid power plant in Rokota Community, which falls under the Nigeria Electrification Project.
Dec 4, 2019
Matthew Matimbwi, Executive Secretary of TAREA says too little is being done to grow the demand side of mini-grids to influence consumer behaviour.