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Posted By Admin on 24th Sep 2019   

The people of Magama Local Government Area of Niger have appealed to the state government to prevail on the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) to restore power supply to the area. Community leaders in Salka made the call on Monday…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Sep 2019   

The Egyptian minister of petroleum and mineral resources, Tarek El-Molla, along with the Egyptian minister of electricity and renewable energy, Mohamed Shaker, and the US deputy secretary of energy, Dan Brouillette, have launched the US-Egypt Strategic Energy dialogue. The committee…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Sep 2019   

The order of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission that electricity generated by the country’s hydro plants should be fully utilised, will lead to a reduction in the maximisation of power produced by gas-heated plants. This is according to the Executive…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Sep 2019   

A $500,000 grant to support the development and launch of the Nigeria Energy Access Fund (NEAF), has been approved by the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), managed by the African Development Bank. The official logo for Vanguard Live NEAF…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Sep 2019   

President Buhari has described the agreement signed with a German company, Siemens, to boost Nigeria’s power sector as welcoming for Nigeria. According to the president, Nigerians were eagerly looking forward to improvement in the power sector German diplomat, Birgitt Ory,…

Posted By Admin on 20th Sep 2019   

Austria’s transmission system operator Austrian Power Grid (APG) has signed a five-year framework contract with ABB to supply gas-insulated switchgear to support the country’s largest electricity grid expansion to date. The contract, potentially worth more than $100m, will see ABB supply gas-insulated…

Posted By Admin on 20th Sep 2019   

The lack of cost-reflective tariffs is discouraging investments in the ailing Nigerian electricity sector, a firm involved in power generation in the country has said. Azura Power, which in 2018 delivered Nigeria’s first privately-financed power plant in Edo State, has…