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Posted By Admin on 18th Aug 2017   

Lagos State government has taken another audacious move towards having uninterrupted power supply in the state. The state government has requested for a letter of no objection from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) for its embedded power programme, The…

Posted By Admin on 18th Aug 2017   

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has secured 1.55 billion dollars from multilateral corporations to finance its transmission expansion projects in the country, Business Day reports. The Managing Director of TCN, Mr Usman Mohammed, said this in Kano on Monday,…

Posted By Admin on 18th Aug 2017   

Amidst protests and threats, the power distribution companies in Nigeria (DISCOs) have insisted that a nation-wide mass disconnection of high-debt electricity consumers must take effect on or before the end of August 2017, IWIN reports. The measure, according to the companies is…

Posted By Admin on 16th Aug 2017   

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), said on Monday nothing in the Electricity Power Sector Reform Act gives electricity distribution companies (DisCos) the exclusivity of metering in the sector, reports The Nation He said the Federal…

Posted By Admin on 16th Aug 2017   

As part of efforts to curb the activities of Energy thieves within its network, one of Nigeria’s leading electricity distribution companies, Ikeja Electric, has embarked on a network wide operation of naming and shaming persons involved in energy theft. This…

Posted By Admin on 16th Aug 2017   

Lafarge Africa Plc says it has concluded plans to inject about 30 mega watts (MW) of electricity into the national grid by 2018, The Punch reports. According to the Manager of Ewekoro plant, the firm’s flagship manufacturing base, Mr. Segun Soyoye, Lafarge…

Posted By Admin on 16th Aug 2017   

The federal government of Nigeria plans to concession 6 small hydro power dams in the coming weeks, from which it would expect to get an additional 16.3 megawatts (MW) of embedded or off grid clean electricity, OGN reports. The ministry of power…