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Posted By Admin on 1st Feb 2018   

Nigeria regrets to announce that activities of wood loggers in Ukana town, by Nineth Mile-Nsukka road, Enugu, have damaged the transmission line between Oji River and Nsukka in Enugu State, cutting off electricity supply to the 2x 7.5MVA 66/11KV transmission…

Posted By Admin on 30th Jan 2018   

The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Companies, IBEDC, has warned that Nigeria’s power sector is on the brink of collapse as its dysfunctional and foundation related issues are yet to be addressed. This came as the company signed a Memorandum…

Posted By Admin on 30th Jan 2018   

The European Union (EU) has assured its continued commitment to collaborating with the Ministry of Energy in facilitating the development of a National Energy Efficiency Strategy. This will be done through the EU Technical Assistance Facility for the Sustainable Energy…

Posted By Admin on 30th Jan 2018   

Irregular power supplies coupled with high costs have caused Kenya to reconsider plans for the electrification of the standard gauge railway (SGR) line between Mombasa and Nairobi. Kenya Railways managing director Atanas Maina, said that preliminary research has shown inadequate…

Posted By Admin on 29th Jan 2018   

The power outage in Bayelsa and parts of Rivers was the handiwork of youth who shut down a transmission station at Ahoada in Rivers state. John Onyi, Manager, Corporate Communications at Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHEDC) who confirmed the…

Posted By Admin on 29th Jan 2018   

On January 25, Power Africa, a U.S. government-led initiative coordinated by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), which seeks to double electricity access in sub-Saharan Africa, announced a new partnership to advance the power sector in Nigeria.  Power Africa…

Posted By Admin on 29th Jan 2018   

Speaking on the sidelines of the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Fatih Birol, executive director of the Paris-based International Energy Agency (IEA), said that China is taking global leadership in the clean energy sphere. In an exclusive interview with…