By Oghene Omonisa
Pay-as-you-go solar energy has emerged as the solution to the hydra-headed energy problems bedevilling the country’s power supply system.
This revelation was made in Lagos this week by Kunle Odebunmi, co-founder of Arnergy Solar Ltd, at a media parley while unveiling the solar energy apps developed by the company.
The apps, according to him, are a revolutionary technology that allows subscribers to buy recharge pin usingRANA (Arnergy’s Mobile Electricity App) or via agents in several rural communities yet to connect with mobile network. The apps synchronize with Arnergy’s cloud-based server infrastructure to unlock the Solar Power System and supply solar electricity whenever the pin is keyed into the solar kit, and subscribers enjoy electricity 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Highlighting the advantages of the apps, Mr. Odebunmi added that they are easy to install with minimal technical know-how.