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Posted By Admin on 8th Mar 2018   

National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN) has commenced training of 300 engineers of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) under the international collaboration with the Association of Power Utilities of Africa (APUA). The first batch of 106 began a two-week…

Posted By Admin on 8th Mar 2018   

The power crisis in the country may worsen as the Power Generation Companies in Nigeria, GenCos, have dragged the Federal Government before a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, over alleged preferential treatment to two of its competitors with intent…

Posted By Admin on 6th Mar 2018   

The federal government has indicated it would concession three solar power projects; the 50 kilowatts (kW) Pakau mini-grid plant and 40kW Gnami plant, both in Kaduna, as well as the 1.2 megawatts (MW) Lower Usuma Dam solar plant, to private…

Posted By Admin on 6th Mar 2018   

A consultancy specialising in off-grid power generation, THEnergy, highlights that new investments from companies such as Shell, Engie, Mitsui, Total, and Caterpillar will boost the energy storage market in the rural electrification segment up to 50 MWh annually. In the…

Posted By Admin on 6th Mar 2018   

About 1.5 billion people across the globe lack electricity supply, half of which live in Africa, with Nigeria accounting for 90 million of such people, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola said on Monday. He said…

Posted By Admin on 5th Mar 2018   

The Black-Smith Welders and Iron Benders Association of Nigeria (BWIAN), Kogi state chapter, on Sunday raised the alarm over imminent collapse of the sector due to lack of power supply. The association, therefore, appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor…

Posted By Admin on 5th Mar 2018   

The World Bank today approved a $375 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to support Ethiopia’s goal of achieving universal electricity access by 2025. Ethiopia has the second highest available generation capacity in Sub-Saharan Africa with nearly 100 percent coming…