Solar Power Plant Planned in Sirajganj, Aug 30,’16

North-West Power Generation Company Limited (NWPGCL) is going to set up a 7.6MW solar power plant in in dist. Sirajganj, Bangladesh. The company has already sent a development project proposal to the executive committee of the national economic council for approval. Power Point Korea has been selected as a contractor for the project. It has sought approval from the Planning Ministry for the proposed project. Soon after getting approval, it will start construction work on the plant. The Sirajganj plant will be set up on 23.75 acres of land that would cost US$16.02 million. The contractor will build the proposed power plant by June 2018.

German co to build 125-MW Solar Park in Nigeria

Solar ParkRenewables.seenews, Feb 16,’16

German firm Nova Solar Power will build a 125-MW solar power station in Nigeria’s Katsina state. It will construct the facility under a Public Private Partnership (PPP) agreement. The Federal Ministry of Power did not give more details about the solar project.