Omatek Ventures Plc, an indigenous Information and Communications Technology (ICT) firm, is set to address Nigeria's lingering electricity supply challenge through the deployment of solar technology solutions to reduce power consumption in the country by as much as 85 percent.
Omatek Solar Solution, which is a hybrid solution that provides 24 hour lighting power solution by use of its solar-led bulb-inverter hybrid solution, whilst providing 70-90 percent reduction in in power consumption, by an average of 85 percent on the overall grid; thus enhancing industry growth and general economic development. Solutions have been installed in schools, homes, offices and factories, and at the Nigerian Stock Exchange. This helps bridge the digital gap in the Nigerian school system as students no longer need to read in darkness.
Omatek is led by Eng. Florence Seriki, Group Managing Director, who is also the President of the Information Technology Association of Nigeria (ITAN), a WITSA member. Eng. Seriki is also WITSA's Regional Vice Chairman for Africa. WITSA congratulates Eng. Seriki and Omatek Solar Solution for this great achievement.
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