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Posted By Admin on 15th Nov 2017   

The Federal Government has declared that power distribution companies (Discos) are going to start paying interest on the debt they owe the electricity Market Operator (MO) since the commencement of the Transitional Electricity Market in January 2015, The Punch reports. It was…

Posted By Admin on 14th Nov 2017   

The federal government on Friday signed an agreement with a consortium of three Chinese companies to build the 3,050 megawatts Mambilla hydro power project located in Taraba State within six years. The project which is expected to cost $5.79 billion…

Posted By Admin on 14th Nov 2017   

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Association of Nigeria Electricity Distributors (ANED), Mr Azu Obiaya, has said that a build up of shortfalls has led to the electricity distribution companies (DisCos) piling up a loss of N892.4 billion, The Nation reports.…

Posted By Admin on 14th Nov 2017   

Mr. Frank Li, Managing Director Huawei Technologies Nigeria, while speaking at the ongoing AfricaCom 2017 conference in Cape Town, South Africa, has said the solution to the serious electricity supply challenges facing mobile operators looking to expand their network coverage…

Posted By Admin on 14th Nov 2017   

The Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, while speaking at the 21st monthly power sector operators meeting held in Asaba, Delta State, announced that Federal Government will make available a total of N37 billion to address…

Posted By Admin on 13th Nov 2017   

The Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA) Tuesday revealed that it is considering the possibility of producing electricity from radiation, The Nation reports. It’s Director General, Prof. Lawrence Dim made this known in the second technical meeting on Personal Dosimetry for Dosimetry Service…

Posted By Admin on 13th Nov 2017   

The Federal Government announced on Thursday that power generation companies operating in the country were only able to increase their capacity by 351 megawatts of electricity in two years, The Punch reports. The Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing stated that…