The Gombe State Government Commissions The 85 kilowatt Solar Mini-Grid Power Plant In Akko LG
Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya close by the Managing Director of Rural Electrification Agency, REA, Ahmed Salihijo Ahmed charged the 85 Kilowatt Isolated Solar Mini-Grid Power Plant in Dakkiti people group of Akko Local Government Area of the State with an approach individuals of the zone to claim and ensure the task for their own advantage. The task was conveyed under the Federal Government’s Rural Electrification Fund (REF), which is actualized by the Rural Electrification Agency.
Lead representative Inuwa Yahaya while authorizing the undertaking on Tuesday noticed that the task is in accordance with the REA’s command and the Federal Government’s next level Agenda to improve admittance to power by Nigerians, particularly those living in rustic networks. He communicated the expectation that such a venture will be reached out to different pieces of the State. Allow me to utilize this chance to advise us that this organization has been teaming up with the Federal Government and numerous different offices towards guaranteeing the arrangement of essential conveniences to individuals, particularly those living in-country networks.
Stress that the advantage of steady power will expand the financial exercises and prosperity of individuals of Dakkiti and its area. He guaranteed that individuals of Gombe State will uphold this undertaking, yet all charge projects, to guarantee achievement and maintainability of the force supply. The Governor accepts that the venture will affect emphatically the existence of the residents to improve things.
He said, At this point, I wish to complement the Federal Government through the Ministry of Power and the Rural Electrification Agency for their responsibility and commitments in giving power to our provincial tenants, your endeavors are being seen across the organization. He charged individuals of the local area to consider the venture as their own by guarding it against defacement and guarantee brief installment of power bills.
The Governor guaranteed individuals of Gombe State that the current organization will keep on giving social conveniences to rustic inhabitants, particularly considering the way that more than 75 percent of individuals are living in country regions. The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Rural Electrification Agency, Ahmed Salihijo Ahmed, said as commanded by President Muhammadu Buhari, his Agency has the obligation of controlling the served and underserved networks across Nigeria utilizing the off-framework arrangement.
He said the venture has been effectively sent under the Rural Electrification Fund which was started to guarantee that power is evenhandedly disseminated the nation over. The Chairman of Akko Local Government Area, Abubakar Barambu, said with the arrangement of power to Dakkiti, individuals of the local area would now be able to appreciate what power gets monetary flourishing. He expressed gratitude toward the Federal and Gombe Government for guaranteeing that the venture is conveyed as guaranteed.
The Managing Director, Leading Diagonal Engineering Limited, Engr. Abdullahi Kashimu said the organization centers around conveying perfect, solid, practical, and inexhaustible arrangements, intended to meet the energy needs of networks. It is qualified to make reference to that we started and conveyed this undertaking in Dakkiti people group incongruity with worldwide best practice, the introduced small force plant has a complete limit of 85 kilowatts which comprise of 100 boards of sun based, 96 batteries and 30 KVA generator and 4.5 kilometers network across.
The Emir of Gona, addressed by the Ajiya of Gona, Alhaji Abubakar Usman, expressed gratitude toward the Rural Electrification Agency for the motion and the current organization of Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya for its immovability in guaranteeing that the venture was conveyed on record time.