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Posted By Admin on 28th Jan 2018   

The unavailability of gas is preventing the generation of over 1,500 megawatts of electricity on a daily basis since the beginning of this year. Gas-fired power plants contribute about 70 percent of Nigeria’s total electricity on the national grid. But…

Posted By Admin on 26th Jan 2018   

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) said customers owe N49.58 billion debt in electricity bills in the Niger State region. The Managing Director, Engr. Ernest Mupwaya spoke during a presentation on Thursday at the Niger State Council on Quality and…

Posted By Admin on 26th Jan 2018   

Services at the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital are being powered by 10 generating sets, due to the epileptic power supply from the national grid, acting Chief Medical Director, Dr. Isaac Udoh, has disclosed. He said that the 1000 KVA…

Posted By Admin on 25th Jan 2018   

The Senator representing Niger South in the Senate, Mustapha Sani Mohammed, has debunked rumours in the social media that he only planted electricity poles in some communities of his senatorial district instead of electrifying them. A statement signed by a…

Posted By Admin on 25th Jan 2018   

In South Africa, PowerOptimal and Cranbrook are working together to deploy the Elon Solar photovoltaic (PV) water heating technology. This technology powers geysers without the need for expensive batteries and inverters. A joint press release noted that the technology delivers…

Posted By Admin on 25th Jan 2018   

The Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited (KETRACO) has energised the 132kV Kisii-Awendo transmission line in Migori County. The energisation of the transmission line and the 132/33kV Awendo substation means that the area will now be supplied with a 132kV line…

Posted By Admin on 24th Jan 2018   

In a bid to strengthen the network and improve power supply to customers across its network, the management of Ikeja Business Unit last week commissioned three (3) transformer substations to relieve overloaded transformers. Olowu II 300KVA transformer, one of the…