UK infuses Sh220m into Kenya solar plants

Posted by - March 18, 2019

  The UK Government is injecting Sh220 million ($2.2million) in the development of two solar plants in rural Kenya. The funds will be transferred through InfraCo Africa, a private infrastructure development group company. The UK’s Minister for Africa, Harriett Baldwin, announced the funding to develop solar plants in Samburu and Transmara, each with a capacity

UK Says Offshore Wind Will Provide One-Third of Its Electricity By 2030

Posted by - March 7, 2019

One-third of the U.K.’s electricity will come from offshore wind power by the year 2030, with jobs in the sector potentially tripling to 27,000, according to plans announced by authorities today. Launching the joint government-industry Offshore Wind Sector Deal, Energy and Clean Growth Minister Claire Perry said it would “drive a surge in the clean,

UK Promises to Support Nigeria’s Agribusiness, Infrastructure, Others

Posted by - September 19, 2017

The United Kingdom has pledged to extend its support to the expansion and development of Nigeria’s Agribusiness, and infrastructure amongst other sectors. Speaking with newsmen in Lagos on Tuesday, the new Deputy British High Commissioner, Laure Beaufils said that the United Kingdom was increasingly focusing its partnerships with the rest of the world and countries