Nigeria kick-off meeting

Initial findings for Nigeria

  • Nigeria has weak national and regional grid electricity; it suffers from poor transmission and distribution systems
  • Nigeria has one of the lowest electricity consumption per capita in the world
  • Captive generation used in many industries exceeds the available grid-connected capacities
  • Nigerian government aims to achieve 30GW of additional electricity capacity by 2030 with 30% share of RE
  • Mini-grid uptake in Nigeria is strong and growing