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Posted By Admin on 5th Sep 2019   

Bayero University, Kano (BUK) will today (Tuesday) receive the largest off-grid solar hybrid power plant in Africa under the Energising Education Programme (EEP) of the Federal Government.  Under implementation by the Rural Electrification Agency (REA), the Energising Education Programme (EEP)…

Posted By Admin on 4th Sep 2019   

Sierra Leone’s Electricity Distribution & Supply Authority (EDSA), spends huge sums of money in purchasing power from the Electricity Generating & Transmission Company (EGTC) and Independent Power Providers (IPP),  to meet the growing demand of electricity in Freetown and surrounding communities.…

Posted By Admin on 4th Sep 2019   

The governments of West Africa have approved cost-reflective tariffs for power utilities in the sub-region as well as subsidies to support low-income power users, the West Africa Power Pool announced on Tuesday. WAPP is a specialised agency of the Economic…

Posted By Admin on 4th Sep 2019   

The West African Power Pool (WAPP) has said it is targeting an integrated power supply system across West African countries just as it has engaged General Electric (GE) to test frequency stability equipment across the Generation Companies (GenCos). The Chairman…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Sep 2019   

The first of two 1000 MW ultra-supercritical coal-fired power plants in Port Dickson have started commercial operations, bringing the total power generation capacity in the Malay Peninsula to 22,748 MW. In a statement, Malaysia’s national utility Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) said the second 1000…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Sep 2019   

The government of Madagascar has announced plans to partner with Italy to develop a 35MW hydroelectric power plant in Antananarivo with the aim of filling the energy gap in and around the capital of Madagascar. The country’s national water and…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Sep 2019   

A gas pipeline in Nigeria’s Delta state was shut down on Friday following a breach, according to state oil company NNPC and local authorities. Locals in Otu-Jeremi in Ughelli South area of Delta state reported an explosion on the pipeline,…