Solar home systems connections in Nigerial

Nigeria’s Rural Electrification Agency (REA) says it has achieved 1 million solar home systems connections between 2019 to 2022. 

According to the agency’s statement, the milestone was made possible through the Standalone Solar Home Systems (SHS) component.

The REA says that the objective of Standalone Solar Home Systems for households and micro small medium enterprises (MSMEs) component is to help millions of unserved and underserved Nigerian households and MSMEs access better energy services at an affordable cost, through stand-alone solar systems through private sector companies.