By Obineme Ndubuisi Micheal
Over 20 years, EnergyNet have a business portfolio from across the world and has been organising investment summits, business meetings focused specifically on the power and industrial sectors across Africa. The company facilitate investment summits where government officials, industry players and investors engage in an open forum to establish business relationships with the aim of providing energy solutions to the region.
Following the successful event, Powering Africa: Nigeria Summit 2017, held in Abuja, Nigeria’s power sector is on the spotlight once again as the summit recorded new breakthroughs and projects awarded around the off-grid space.
EnergyNet’s, Managing Director, Simon Gosling commented, “Last year summit, we started to integrate conversation around the off-grid space in Nigeria. We are bringing people from Bogu who can engage the community and senators coming together to talk about the off-grid opportunities. But this year summit is focused on the integration of renewables on both offgrid and ongrid”
EnergyNet have financed up to 20 NAPTIN students over the last thress years and have also financed students from around the world to attend conferences in order to meet and network with industry professionals as this will help them position their careers in the right direction.
He said, EnergyNet have also worked with 36 state governments and has supported 76 students across the African continent in the last 3 years.