Tech Meets Renewable Energy Hackathon

General Conditions

By entering the Tech meets RE Hackathon, participants warrant and represent that their team is the sole creator of the Submission.

  • Further, by participating in THE HACK and/or by accepting any prize, contestants agree that THE HACK and the event organizers shall not be liable for any and all actions, claims, including any third party claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, arising from or relating to THE HACK, including entry and participation, or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize. By participating in or accepting any prize, participants agree to fully indemnify event organizers, sponsors and THE HACK from any and all such claims by third parties without limitation.


  • Attendees from all backgrounds, genders and geographies are welcome.
  • There is no age restriction to attend the hackathon. In case you are under 18, you need a signed waiver from your parent/legal guardian authorizing you to attend the hackathon.

Committee members – including Clean Technology Hub (CTH), Network of Incubators and Innovators in Nigeria (NINE), Ventures Platform – are not eligible to participate in the hackathon. They may, however, assist teams as mentors during the coding/development phase

Project Development

  • No development may start before the actual date and time of the event. Any teams that violate this rule will be automatically disqualified. However, we encourage you to brainstorm ideas and create wireframes/mockups.

  • The first line of code, policy or business plan should be written on or after October 2, 2019, 9 am after the team has registered. 

  • To ensure a level field for all contestants, all code, policy write-ups, business plans must be created only at the hackathon.

  • A team can submit only one entry for the hackathon. Participation at the hackathon is subjected on a “per-team” basis meaning you are not allowed to be on more than one team at the event.