Our Sustainable Development Goals for 2020

Calgary, AB ~ May 8th, 2020 If there’s one truth about 2020, it’s that it’s been a game-changer for everyone. With the pandemic keeping everyone from businesses to families from everyday activities, it sometimes feels like we’ve entered a parallel universe.   Sustainability has been important to us from the outset, but this international crisis…

Environmental & Social Impact in Communities

Kano, Nigeria ~ April 29th, 2020 Environmental and social due diligence is an important part of any project execution. It involves the review of the environmental impact of a project in the community, as well as the social implications. Many of our partners, have a mandate that requires compliance to environmental and social goals. Ultimately…

Power as an Essential Service

Nigeria ~ April 16th, 2020 During this global healthcare crisis, many countries have deemed power as an essential service. Nigeria, is no different in this policy. At a time where many corporations have instituted a work from home protocol, connectivity and power remains paramount. WATT endeavours to support the communities we operate in as well…

Thank you!

April 14th, 2020 ~ Edmonton, AB The COVID-19 virus has shaped every country around the world for the foreseeable future. Social distancing, work from home protocol, and a global economy that has essentially come to a reduced crawl. All this in an effort to protect and save lives while health care professionals work towards containment…

Africa Investment Forum ~ November 11th – 13th 2019

November 7th, 2019 ~ WATT Renewable Energy Managing Director Oluwole Eweje will be a speaker at the Africa Investment Forum from the 11th – 13th of November, 2019. He will be speaking to an audience of institutional investors, development finance agencies and other investors and investor groups to facilitate the financial close on the its portfolio of C&I projects in Sub Saharan Africa. The Africa Investment Forum is Africa’s investment market place-a multi-stakeholder, multi-disciplinary platform dedicated to advancing projects to bankable stages, raising capital, and accelerating the financial closure of deals.

FIRST WATT Renewables Limited ‘WATT’ named Top Clean Energy Investment in West Africa

Abidjan, Ivory Coast, West Africa FIRST WATT Renewables Limited ‘WATT’ (Nigeria) was selected as the best investment ready project among eight finalists at the prestigious West Africa Forum for Clean Energy Financing (WAFFCEF) Business Plan competition in Abidjan. The competition showcased eight investment-ready projects originating from Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Togo, Cameroon, and Nigeria. Projects presented…