Posts Tagged “Jigawa”

Scatec Solar’s 100MW Nigeria PV project nets financing from new investors

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Scatec Solar’s 100MW Nigeria PV project nets financing from new investors

Decemeber 19, 2016 By Danielle Ola Originally published on PV-Tech Norwegian solar developer Scatec solar has secured investment for its 100MW Nova Scotia solar PV plant in Dutse, in the Northern Nigerian state of Jigawa. Funding has come from equity investors Africa50, a local infrastructure fund sponsored by the AfDB, and Norfund, Norway’s development bank,…

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Jigawa solar power plant to generate 80 megawatts

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Jigawa solar power plant to generate 80 megawatts

October 10, 2016 by Editor Originally published on Punch. A Norwegian company, Novia Scotia Power Development Limited, on Monday said the proposed solar power plant in Dutse, Jigawa, would generate 80 megawatts of electricity when completed. The company’s Managing Director, Mr. Amit Modi, disclosed this while speaking with newsmen shortly after paying a courtesy call…

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Scatec snaps up Jigawa 100MW solar project

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Scatec snaps up Jigawa 100MW solar project

August 17, 2016 by Editor Originally published on RE News. Scatec Solar has acquired the 100MW Nova Scotia solar plant in Jigawa State in Nigeria from Canadian developer CDIL and Nigerian consultancy BPS. Scatec Solar will develop, build, own and operate the solar power plant, which is expected to reach financial close in 2017 and…

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Nigeria’s Leap Towards Solar Energy

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Nigeria’s Leap Towards Solar Energy

July 19, 2016 by Chineme Okafor Originally published on This Day. The recent signing of power purchase agreements between the federal government and 12 firms for the construction of solar power plants in eight states that will generate 975MW of electricity is a good development for Nigeria’s energy mix, given the incessant disruption of gas supply…

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80MW solar plant deal signed in Jigawa

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80MW solar plant deal signed in Jigawa

July 16, 2016 by Emmanuel Hafiz Originally published on Today. A major milestone in the power sector has been recorded as Nova Scotia Power Development Limited (NSPDL) has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) for the development of one of the first solar photovoltaic plants in Nigeria, to…

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