Posts tagged as Nigeria

Power company relocates to new bespoke facility

Cummins West Africa has relocated to a new bespoke facility in Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. The company says the move sends a strong signal that Nigeria is critical to its regional operations. The facility is a modern redevelopment consolidating three Cummins business units to improve operational efficiency. The design is based on the Cummins Smart Office […]

Power developments in Africa, October 2019

PV project grows Egypt’s renewable energy portfolio A new 50 MW solar power plant is to be built in Egypt. The plant, which will be built in Zafarana, will be funded by the German Development Bank and is expected start delivering power before the end of 2020. The Zafarana plant is the second project executed […]

Power developments in Africa, Nov-Dec 2018

Universal electrification becoming a reality Kenya’s Lake Turkana Wind Farm is making the promise of nationwide access to electricity a reality. Electrification rates have reportedly increased from 28% in 2013 to 60% in 2017. The rate is expected to reach 80% by 2020. Lake Turkana Wind Farm is the biggest in Africa, with a generating […]