Entries by Kingsley Jeremiah

Nigeria’s bumpy road to renewable energy solutions

By Kingsley Jeremiah Nigeria has been struggling to provide electricity for its fast growing population. In 2013, the country privatised its power sector hoping to upturn the despondent nature of the sector. The Electric Power Sector Reform Act of 2005 unbundled the national power company into a series of 18 successor companies: six generation companies […]

Opportunities – August 2019

Upcoming Events: United Nations Youth Climate Summit 2019 (New York) – September 21, 2019 Climate Action Summit 2019 (New York) – September 23, 2019 International Conference on Global Warming and Climate Change (Bangkok, Thailand) October, 3 – 4, 2019 Africa’s Energy Conference (Cape Town) – October 9-11, 2019‎ Climate Change & Earth Science (Tokyo) – […]

The looming impacts of eco-friendly vehicles in Africa

The looming impacts of eco-friendly vehicles in Africa By Kingsley Jeremiah Countries across the world; especially developed nations are making efforts to reduce the impacts of climate change.  The adoption of green vehicle is one of the remarkable solutions to an eco-friendly world. But as laudable as the development could be, the technology posts dire […]

In Nairobi, ISNAD-Africa seeks solutions to challenges of green growth in Africa

As Africa works towards achieving a green economy, International Support Network for Africa Development (ISNAD-AFRICA) has called for technology based solutions to speed up the development across the continent. Speaking at a validation workshop organised by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) on November 6, 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya, founder of ISNAD-Africa, Adedoyin Adeleke […]

Sitotombe: Low cost energy solutions for Africa is feasible

Chipo Sitotombe’s appetite for energy access targets all Africans. Just recently, effort by the young researcher to ensure that low cost energy solutions, particularly sustainable energy become a reality on the continent was greeted with optimism. Thanks to the backing provided by the International Support Network for African Development (ISNAD-Africa), a pan-African and multidisciplinary network […]