The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) has commissioned a 100kWp Solar Hybrid Mini-grid power plant at Kasuwan Magani, Kajuru LGA, Kaduna State.
At the commissioning were the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-rufai, the Minister of Power, Engr. Abubakar D. Aliyu and the Executive Director, Rural Electrification Fund (REF), Dr Sanusi Ohiare, who represented the MD/CEO REA.
The REA deployed the mini-grid through a Public-Private Partnership with Blue Camel Energy Limited under the Rural Electrification Fund projects.
The power plant will provide a reliable and 24hr power supply to over 500 shops in the market, a commercial Bank, the local Police and Fire Service Stations.