Regional Centre for Small Hydro Power Development in Africa, Abuja, Nigeria
The Regional Centre for Small Hydro Power Development facilitates a variety of programs and projects related to renewable energy technologies in general and Small Hydro Power (SHP) in particular, within Nigeria and the Western African sub region. SHP has been identified as one of the most appropriate, environment friendly and economical renewable energy sources, which can provide convenient and uninterrupted energy to off-grid rural villages in Nigeria and the neighbouring countries.
The overarching objective of the Regional Centre for Small Hydro Power Development project is to provide technical assistance, training, awareness and information and consultancy services on SHP development within Nigeria and other countries in the subregion. More information can be found on the Centre’s website – unidorc.org/nigeria/default.htm