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Posted By Admin on 11th Jan 2018   

Days after the damage by fire of a gas pipeline threw Nigeria into darkness, operators in the power sector on Wednesday called on Nigerians to take a special interest in securing vital national asset in their domains. The fire at…

Posted By Admin on 11th Jan 2018   

Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Monday in Lafia inaugurated two 7.5 MVA power injection substation to boost electricity supply to the state capital and environs. Al-Makura, while inaugurating the project in the company of the Minister of Power, Works…

Posted By Admin on 11th Jan 2018   

In support of a 10MW grid-connected municipal waste-to-energy plant in Kenya, the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) has approved a $995,000 grant to Asticom Kenya Ltd. The SEFA grant will fund the cost of conducting a full environmental and…

Posted By Admin on 10th Jan 2018   

In Kenya, a power system disturbance led to loss of electricity supply to some parts of Nairobi and adjacent areas on Tuesday. Cause of system disturbance Kenya Power engineers have identified the cause attributing to the outage to a technical…

Posted By Admin on 10th Jan 2018   

The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, has disclosed its plan to increase the wheeling capacity of the national grid from 7000 megawatts to 9000MW before the end of 2018. This came even as the company commissioned a 60MVA transformer in…

Posted By Admin on 10th Jan 2018   

The UK government is to close coal-firepower plants not equipped with carbon capture and storage technology by October 2025, according to a statement by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). The new emissions limits will apply to power…

Posted By Admin on 9th Jan 2018   

The 3050 megawatts (MW) Mambilla hydropower project which has long been on the drawing board was stirred in November 2017 when the Federal Government and Chinese contractors signed a N2.1 trillion (about $5.792 billion) contract deal in Abuja to execute…