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Posted By Admin on 20th Oct 2017   

Some electricity consumers living around Odogunyan Military Barracks in Ikorodu have condemned the high electricity charges they received in August and September. The consumers also condemned the discriminatory bills in the community. They told  Newsmen  that the Ikeja Electricity Distribution…

Posted By Admin on 20th Oct 2017   

Two members of the National Union of Electricity Employees were on Tuesday brutalised during a protest by the union against casualisation, indiscriminate sacking and drastic reduction of salaries by the management of Mainstream Energy Solutions Limited, Kainji/Jebba Hydro Power Plant.…

Posted By Admin on 19th Oct 2017   

The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) said the 11 Distribution Companies (DisCos) only paid N9.6 billion for an energy invoice of N41.96 billion supplied to them in July 2017, leaving a deficit of N32.3 billion, Daily Trust reports. In its market…

Posted By Admin on 19th Oct 2017   

Indian utility vendors and services are exploring Africa’s huge market and in particular the West African energy sector, Oriental News reports. Dr. Rajeev Singh, the Director General and CEO of the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) who is representing India as the…

Posted By Admin on 19th Oct 2017   

The Hon. Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, in a keynote address presented at the energy focused “Africa Today Summit”, has reiterated the federal government’s commitment to pursuing renewable and low carbon energy at low cost to…

Posted By Admin on 19th Oct 2017   

The Nigerian Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a separate Minister of Power to oversee the activities in the sector, Channels TV reports. The Upper House said with the privatisation of the sector, the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and…

Posted By Admin on 18th Oct 2017   

The Commissioner for Information, Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Charles Udoh, has disclosed that the state government is putting in place infrastructure to attract foreign investors as opportunity exists to build a gas fired thermal power plant in the state. In a…