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Posted By Admin on 15th Jun 2017   

Acknowledging the fact that electricity consumers may have misconstrued a recent directive by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) exempting hitherto unmetered maximum demand (MD) customers from paying bills, the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) has appealed to residential…

Posted By Admin on 15th Jun 2017   

As part of the Federal Government’s plan to improve power supply in the country, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) is set to build three power transmission substations in Kaduna State. The General Manager, Public Affairs of TCN, Mrs. Seun…

Posted By Admin on 15th Jun 2017   

General Electric (GE) plans to launch a repair and service plant for power turbines and has invested over $100 million, its local CEO said, as it seeks to tap growing demand for gas-fired power plants in Africa’s biggest economy. Lazarus…

Posted By Admin on 15th Jun 2017   

The nation’s electricity grid crashed significantly to a peak generation of 3,346 megawatts (mw) yesterday, hours after 27 turbines were deprived of generating 2,979mw because of poor gas supply and transmission line problems, the Daily Trust reports. Industry statistics obtained…

Posted By Admin on 15th Jun 2017   

South Africa’s first ever silo solar photovoltaic (PV) plant was launched this month by agricultural company Senwes Group. Installed at the firm’s Hennenman silo in the Free State province, the total projected solar utilisation per annum is 472,460 kWh. The…

Posted By Admin on 15th Jun 2017   

On Tuesday, the Kenyan national electricity distributor, Kenya Power, launched a Sh13.2 billion ($123 million) project to lay underground cables in Nairobi, Kisumu and Mombasa. The Daily Nation cited the utility who said that the implementation of its terrestrial network…

Posted By Admin on 13th Jun 2017   

The Executive Secretary, Dr Joy Ogaji at a briefing in Abuja yesterday said GenCos are only operating few turbines to generate power based on the quantum of gas they can pay for immediately. The Daily Trust reported on Tuesday that…