Solar Force Nigeria established in 2007. Solar Force Nigeria (SFN) is an affiliate of Solar Force Corporation USA. We are one of Nigeria’s leading companies in the provision of Solar and Wind Energy products and services. As a major company involved in the retail, distribution and installation of Solar Energy products and systems in Nigeria, we also do custom system designs for solar applications. Due to our vast knowledge in the building construction industry, we offer building construction services as well as retrofit services to residential, commercial and government agencies.
SFN is dedicated to renewable energy and provides cutting edge solar technology to the public. We perceive the Renewable Energy industry as a sector where expertise, professionalism and efficiency are paramount and to this end our mission is to be a leader in the provision of world class state of the art technology to consumers of these products and services.
At the heart of SFN operations is a portfolio that ranges from the provision of quality renewable energy products that are tailored to meet the exact specification and requirements of our clients. Central to our identity is a commitment to staff development. Our youthful yet vastly experienced staff are passionate about our customers and are constantly working to meet and surpass our clientele needs. SFN recognizes the growing demand for energy in Nigeria due to rise in population and as such is set to meet this gap.
Over the last three years, SFN has been able to achieve tremendous growth through strategic partnerships with Federal Government agencies such as Energy Commission of Nigeria, Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Millennium Development Goal’s, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Rural Electrification Agency (REA) and Akwa Ibom State Government among others.
At SFN we have a strong management team that strategically positions the company to provide superior products and services for our clients.
SFN Ltd was registered and incorporated in Nigeria as an affiliate of Solar Force Corp, U.S.A on Sept., 3rd, 2008. SFN was born out of a passion from the founding father as a result of the global warming and particularly the issue power challenges the country has been facing. Since non- availability of adequate power supply has been one of the biggest challenges Nigeria is contending with; the founders believed that Solar Energy system has the potential of reducing energy deficit in the country when properly deployed, thereby proffering sustainable and efficient solution to the sector.
SFN since corporation has executed a lot of projects nationwide. The company has worked in all the states including the FCT except Borno State. And this is due to the heavy activities of the terrorist group in the region. Our executed projects varies from the installation of Solar powered street lights, installation of Home/Office energy system, construction of solar powered boreholes, inverter system installations, etc.
Between 2009 to date SFN has installed more than 1.5 MW of solar electricity for the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Akwa Ibom State Government, Federal Capital Territory Administration, Rural Electrification Agency and other public & private agencies across Nigeria.
OUR MISSION AND VISION
To be a recognized leader in Africa’s Renewable Energy Industry offering world class products and Services. We don’t follow the crowd, we lead.
To provide Practical, applicable and quality cutting edge Solar Technology to Nigerian consumers with focus on environmental safety, relationship building, long term service support and maintenance.
Corporate health, safety and environmental policies
Solar Force Nigeria is among international companies leading the crusade to protect the environment. As a promoter of environmentally friendly renewable energy sources, the company’s campaign against global warming and the attendant negative effects on all species of living organisms on our planet and Nigeria in particular is very proactive. The effects like floods, heat waves as well as water and food shortages will inevitably get worse until humanity shall embrace one fact: The fact that Renewable Energy offers a global solution to current warming.
The mission and vision of Solar Force Nigeria is to save the environment in line with the philosophy of its founders. To this end, Solar Force Nigeria promotes and supports products that are environmentally friendly. These products includes but not limited to:
Light Emitting Diodes (LED) whose features are:
- No carbon emissions; and
- No release of mercury and other hazardous substances.
Gel Batteries that are recyclable and environmentally friendly;
As a deliberate policy to save the environment and enhance good health for the people of Nigeria, Solar Force Nigeria does not deal in:
- Flooded lead acid Batteries; and
- Compact Fluorescent (CFL), incandescent light bulbs and High Pressure Sodium (HPS) as these products allow carbon emissions, release mercury and other hazardous substances that are unfriendly to the environment and dangerous to health.
It is Solar Force Nigeria policy to carry out its activities in such a manner that no fatality or serious injury or damage to property arises there from. Throughout the execution of our operations, we comply with all Government Legislations. No part of our operations is so important or of such high priority that it cannot be performed with safe, efficient work methods and equipment.
To achieve these objectives, the company ensures:
- Compliance with company’s safety rules and regulations governing our business;
- Conduct a comprehensive risk assessment of all our operations;
- Training and retraining of staff;
- Provision and use of personal protective equipment (PPEs); and
- Any work being done must be suspended if the employee believes that it cannot be carried out in accordance with Health, Safety and Environment policy.
As part of its policy on Corporate Social Responsibility, Solar Force Nigeria has organized series of workshops and seminars with relevant stakeholders in the Renewable Energy Sector in Nigeria. From June 2010 to date Solar Force organized four International seminars on energy conservation and optimization. These seminars drew international experts and emphasized that hazardous components are not included in solar applications because of the potential dangers to health and the environment.
Solar Force carries out aggressive information campaigns that educate and provide Nigerians with cutting edge Technology in renewable energy that not only ensures value for money but also helps to save our environment and ensure good health and safety for her people.