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Images: De-risking renewable energy power sector

The Federal Ministry of Environment is collaborating with UNDP-GEF (United Nations Development Programme – Global Environment Facility) De-risking Renewable Energy NAMA (Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action) for the Power Sector Project to ensure effectiveness and sustainability of investment in Renewable Energy Sector.

One of the objectives of the collaboration, according to the project promoters, is to achieve a transformation in the electricity mix such that at least 20GW of Nigeria’s electricity is generated from solar PV by 2030; in an environmentally and socially sustainable manner.

Towards the realisation of the initiative, a “Stakeholders’ Interactive Forum on Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) For Renewable Energy (RE) Development in Nigeria” held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State from Tuesday, September 25 to Thursday, September 27, 2018.

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) For Renewable Energy

Day 1: Stakeholders in the energy sector brainstorm on Environmental and Social Impact Assesment for renewable energy development in Nigeria

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) For Renewable Energy

Day 2: Experts highlight the vast nature of the environment sector and the need for Environmental Practitioners Registration Council to encourage expertise

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) For Renewable Energy

Day 3: Prof. Emmanuel Ladipo and Engr. Ibrahim Salau lead stakeholders to draft recommendations to bridge gaps/de-risk the RE sector and make it more attractive for investors

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