India, Nigeria ink Solar Power Plant Agreement
India and Nigeria inked a Solar Power plant pact to locate sites for solar power plants in Niger state. This would provide additional energy for the African country’s national grid. With this agreement Bharat Heavy Electricals will begin first round of studies of siting independent solar powered plants in selected locations in Niger.
India expressed its interest in the provision of funds in various forms for the development of Nigeria’s power sector.
Categories: International Current Affairs 2017