Posts Tagged “Sokoto”

Sokoto Seeks FG’s Help to Generate Electricity from Wind

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Sokoto Seeks FG’s Help to Generate Electricity from Wind

August 3, 2016 by Editor Originally published on This Day. Sokoto government has appealed to the Federal Government to deploy resources and expertise to the state in bid to develop wind-powered electricity and other alternative sources of energy. Speaking when he hosted officials from the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology as well as the…

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Sokoto to collaborate with Morocco on solar energy, agriculture

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Sokoto to collaborate with Morocco on solar energy, agriculture

August 1, 2016 by PM News Originally published on PM News. Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State said on Monday that the state government would collaborate with the Kingdom of Morocco in the areas of solar energy and agriculture. Tambuwal stated this after a meeting with the Moroccan Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Mosidfa Bouh, in…

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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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NBET, 12 firms sign PPAs for 975MW of solar power

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NBET, 12 firms sign PPAs for 975MW of solar power

July 5, 2016 by Simon Echewofun Sunday   Originally published on Daily Trust. The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) yesterday signed pacts with 12 firms who would construct solar power plants in eight states and generate a cumulative 975 megawatts (mw) into the electricity grid. Speaking after the signing the Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) in…

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Sokoto Govt, Chinese firm sign MoU for 100MW solar energy

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Sokoto Govt, Chinese firm sign MoU for 100MW solar energy

June 21, 2016 by NAN Originally published on Leadership. Sokoto State Government on Tuesday said it was determined to multiply energy sources in the state to improve power supply. Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Prof. Bashir Garba, stated this at the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Chinese firm, Kunming Engineering…

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