Linking Partners for Niger Delta Development

February 2, 2024

Niger Delta Minister calls for Swift Transition to Renewable Energy : Unveils Plan for Solar-Powered Communities in the Region

The Minister of Niger Delta Development Engr. Abukakar Momoh , is calling for the adoption and introduction of renewable energy, for the provision of electricity in […]
July 28, 2023

Call for Articles! PIND International Youth Day 2023 

  To mark the 2023 International Youth Day (IYD) themed “Green Skills for Youth: Towards a Sustainable World”, PIND is seeking short articles that align with […]
February 12, 2019

Bank of Industry, Shell All On offer N1bn financing to off-grid developers

The Bank of Industry (BOI), a Nigerian development finance institution, and Shell-seeded All On, an impact investment firm, have signed a financing agreement which offers N1 […]
July 30, 2018

Why Niger Delta must lead shift to renewable energy, by ERA/FoN

Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth (ERA/FoN) has said the Niger Delta should lead the shift to clean renewable energy in the country, being the region […]
April 29, 2016

BoI, UNDP unveil solar micro-grid for 200 homes in Edo

No fewer than 200 off-grid houses in Obayantor 1 community, Edo State, have been provided with access to clean and affordable power supply courtesy of the Bank of Industry (BoI) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 24KW solar micro-grid scheme.
January 27, 2016

Nigeria: Small scale hydro-power receives $2.6m

In West Africa, the managing director for programme development and technical cooperation division of the United Nation International Development Organisation (UNIDO), Philippe Scholtes has stated that the Nigerian rural electrification will receive $2.6 million aimed at promoting small scale hydro-power in rural communities across the country
January 20, 2016

Green Social Bioethanol – Ogbomosho Project

The problem of indoor air pollution caused by burning charcoal for cooking hampers the lives and health of many Nigerians, mainly women and children, who are the most affected victims
January 6, 2016

This new waterless toilet can turn human waste into power

Around 2.3 billion people around the world are living without access to safe and sanitised toilet facilities, so scientists in the UK have designed a new […]
October 6, 2014

$1bn Azura-Edo power plant kicks off

The foundation laying ceremony of the $1 billion Azura-Edo 1,000 megawatts gas-powered Independent Power Plant will hold on Friday, 10th October, 2014.
August 12, 2014

Ughelli Power’s N65 Billion Investment Raises Capacity to 420MW

The core investor of Ughelli Power Plc has invested N65 billion into the power plant, raising the capacity  from 170 megawatts, MW to 420MW since the […]
November 24, 2013

Wind-Powered Pumps

Harnessing the power of wind. Wind power has been used by mankind for hundreds of years. Wind power converts wind into useful forms of energy.
November 24, 2013

Solar Power

Despite the frequent cloud cover in the Niger Delta, technology has progressed so that solar power is a viable option for reliable energy.