Mandela Washington Fellowship
Fadekunayo Adeniyi has over two years' experience as a renewable energy project developer focusing on solar PV projects. He started project development with the 50 MW ABIBA solar PV project in Kaduna State, Nigeria. The ABIBA project won the $5 million fund at the 2015 Africa Energy Forum in Dubai where he was part of the two-man team that represented the project. Fadekunayo also led the development work on the 300 MW Shiroro solar project for North South Power (NSP) Company. The Shiroro project is going to be the first solar-hydro hybrid of its size in Africa. He spends his spare time educating the youth about renewable energy. On return to Nigeria, he'll commence the development of his many projects. Fadekunayo has a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Plymouth, and a Master of Science in Renewable Energy from the University of Durham.