Electricity has always been a major issue in Nigeria. It has always been a source of major concern because for homeowners and business owners in Nigeria and beyond. But here’s the good news! We have got you cool ways homeowners can provide electricity to power their homes and quit waiting on Electricity distribution companies.
Solar energy is radiant light and heat from the sun that is harnessed using a variety of ever evolving technologies such as solar heating, photovoltaic, solar thermal energy, solar architecture, molten salt power plants, and artificial photosynthesis. Solar energy works by capturing the sun’s energy and turning it into electricity for your home or business. Our sun is a natural nuclear reactor. It releases tiny packets of energy called photons, that travel the 93 million miles from the sun to Earth in about 8.5minutes.
Solar panels help create Direct Current (DC) electricity, and with the help of the inverter, DC electricity is passed into the AC grid. So, if you are living in an environment where there is access to the sun, then voila! You have got yourself a perfect alternative to the regular unstable supply from the electricity distribution companies. Just by learning a few technicalities, you are well on your way to having regular supplies of power to your home!This is one of the ways homeowners can power their homes.
Wind power is the use of air flow through wind turbines to mechanically power generators for electric power. It might sound complicated, but it is actually not! So, if your location is in the windy area of the country, then by all means, make a move to set up this alternative source of electricity and quit whining about a lack of electricity being the reason why you or your business is not making positive progress
Compressed air energy storage (CAES) is a way to store energy generated at one time for use at another time using compressed air. At utility scale, energy generated during periods of low energy demand (off peak)can be released to meet higher demand (peak load) periods
Biomass is a term for getting energy by burning wood and other organic matter. Burning biomass releases carbon emissions, but has been classed as a renewable energy source in the EU.Over 10percent of biomass is used to generate electricity today. Homes and businesses are the third biggest users.