Archive For June 1, 2017

Reps to probe $200 million renewable ‎energy for north-east

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Reps to probe $200 million renewable ‎energy for north-east

June 1 2017 by Jacob Segun Olatunji and Kolawole Daniel Speaker of the House, Hon Yakubu Dogara ‎The House of Representatives on Wednesday mandated ‎its Committee on Environment and Habitat to investigate the $200 Million Clean Technology Fund meant for Solar Energy Development in the North-East Zone. The House committee was also directed to interface…

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NCF seeks clean energy awareness for secondary school students

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NCF seeks clean energy awareness for secondary school students

June 1 2017 By Victor Gbonegun Originally published on Guardian   NCF Director General, Adeniyi Karunwi made the submission at the 2017 Grand finale of energy week organised by the Foundation in partnership with Skangix Development Limited for 31 private and public schools within the Lagos State Education Board District III. To protect the environment…

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Nigeria to issue first green bond in next few weeks: officials

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Nigeria to issue first green bond in next few weeks: officials

June 1 2017 by Reuters Originally published on CNBC AFRICA Nigeria plans to launch its delayed “green” bond – the first for an emerging market country – within a few weeks, the country’s former environment minister said. Amina Mohammed, now deputy secretary-general of the United Nations, told the Thomson Reuters Foundation proceeds from the sovereign…

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