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Posted By Admin on 28th Aug 2018   

Kaduna Electric says it lost over N50 million worth of equipment and installations to activities of vandals in 150 attacks across its franchise states between January and June 2018. A statement signed by Abdulazeez Abdullahi, Head of Corporate Communication, said…

Posted By Admin on 28th Aug 2018   

A Mombasa court on Wednesday sentenced two men for 10 years in prison or Kshs5,000,000 fine each for vandalising Kenya Power electricity lines in the Shimanzi area of the coastal town. The two, Joseph Omuse and Faiz Kazungu, pleaded guilty…

Posted By Admin on 28th Aug 2018   

Gobabis, Namibia welcomed the official opening of two solar power plants this week with a total build cost of $21 million. Ejuva One and Ejuva Two, located side by side, were constructed and managed as one project feeding an estimated…

Posted By Admin on 24th Aug 2018   

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) may consider Public-Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement in the mix of options available to it to upgrade the capacity of Nigeria’s national grid, THISDAY has learnt. THISDAY gathered that funding for the PPP option was…

Posted By Admin on 24th Aug 2018   

The Vice-President, Professor, Yemi Osinbajo, has called for increased financing in the power sector to improve the number of prepaid meters that the Distribution Companies (DisCos) need to deploy in Nigeria’s households as well as the economy. Osinbajo, who disclosed…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Aug 2018   

The Federal Government on Tuesday put the total quantum of electricity that could not be generated and fed to the national grid at 3,721 megawatts. It said the unavailability of gas, transmission and distribution infrastructure as well as high frequency…

Posted By Admin on 23rd Aug 2018   

Operator of two of Nigeria’s large hydro power plants – Kainji and Jebba hydro plants – Mainstream Energy, has said it would build a 500 megawatts (MW) solar power plant to complement its electricity production from hydro sources. It disclosed…