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Posted By Admin on 11th Oct 2017   

Mr Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, has allayed fears of Electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) over government’s investments in solar energy plants.  Fasola allayed their fears at the 20th Monthly Power Sector Stakeholders’ Meeting hosted by Enugu…

Posted By Admin on 11th Oct 2017   

The Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Faahola, yesterday, cautioned power Distribution Companies, DisCos, against interference in operations of investors in solar energy and independent power plants because they don’t have the monopoly of supplying electricity. Fashola, who…

Posted By Admin on 11th Oct 2017   

The Nigerian Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, has faulted the imposition of the sum of N450,000 as a financial sanction for power consumers caught in meter bypass, by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC. Recall that NERC during the 19th…

Posted By Admin on 10th Oct 2017   

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) is collaborating with the Japanese Government to build transmission facilities in the country, The Nation has learnt. The Japanese Government is specifically targeting Lagos for such investment. TCN’s Acting Managing Director/Chief Executive, Usman Gur Mohammed, told The…

Posted By Admin on 10th Oct 2017   

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) said it would begin the clean-up of poorly wired communities, beginning with Gishiri village in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Oct. 9, P.M. News reports. A statement by Ahmed Shekarau, Head of Public Relations and…

Posted By Admin on 10th Oct 2017   

Three electricity generation companies (Gencos) built by the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) under the National Integrated Power Projects (NIPPs) would soon be sold to private investors in continuation of the 2013 NIPP privatisation that was suspended, the Managing…

Posted By Admin on 10th Oct 2017   

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said it has successfully restored and energised the second 330KV power transmission line 1 from Jebba to Kainji, and the Ajokuta – Gwagwalada 330kV Double Circuit transmission line 11, The News reports. A statement by TCN’s…