Source(s) of financing AfDB: 105327463.1 Cofinanced: 421309852.3
Implementing Agency: --
To increase access to electricity services for households, public institutions, and micro, small and medium enterprises.
This project, implemented by the Rural Electrification Agency (REA), will be carried out nationwide with a focus on promoting technologies and business models that are emerging in Nigeria. The project aims to provide electricity to households, MSMEs and public institutions in a least-cost and timely manner. Specifically, this project has four components: Component 1 Solar Hybrid Mini Grids for Rural Economic Development;Component 2 Stand-alone Solar Systems for Homes and Enterprises;Component 3 Energizing Education; and Component 4 Technical Assistance
Project beneficiaries will be households, micro-, small-, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs), students, faculty staff, and patients at federal universities and teaching hospitals throughout Nigeria (estimated at over 2.5 million people).