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Renewables & Clean Energy

Renewable energy is an essential sector in Nigeria's energy landscape, and it has the potential to play a significant role in the country's energy mix. According to the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), renewable energy sources are expected to account for 30% of Nigeria's total energy mix by 2030. The sector is growing rapidly, with a particular emphasis on solar and wind power.

Major players and market trends

The renewables and clean energy sector in Nigeria is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.2% from 2021 to 2026, according to a report by Mordor Intelligence.

The sector is home to several major players, including Mainstream Renewable Power, Pan Africa Solar, and Nigeria Solar Capital Partners. These companies are focused on developing renewable energy projects across Nigeria, with a particular emphasis on solar and wind power.

Additionally, there has been a recent increase in the number of small-scale renewable energy projects in Nigeria, such as rooftop solar installations and mini-grids.

Challenges and opportunities

The renewables and clean energy sector in Nigeria faces several challenges, including access to financing, regulatory hurdles, and the need for infrastructure development.

However, there are also significant opportunities in the sector, such as the potential for innovation and growth in new technologies like solar and wind power. According to the Nigerian Energy Support Programme (NESP), energy efficiency measures could reduce energy consumption in Nigeria by up to 30%.

Additionally, the Nigerian government has implemented several policies and initiatives aimed at supporting the growth of the renewables and clean energy sector, such as tax incentives and subsidies for renewable energy projects.

At Nigeria Energy

  • Connect with Decision-makers: Engage with policymakers and industry leaders shaping Nigeria's renewable and clean energy policies, ensuring your solutions align with national goals.

  • Attract Investment: Showcase your potential to investors and funding agencies interested in supporting renewable and clean energy projects in West Africa.

  • Support Sustainability: Position your company as a contributor to West Africa's sustainability agenda by reducing emissions and promoting energy security through renewable and clean energy solutions.

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