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Posted By Admin on 3rd Jul 2017   

The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Friday urged the Federal Government to explore renewable energy by utilising the country’s untapped energy sources, estimated at 93,950MW. Mr Bakary Dosso, the ECA Chief Sub-Regional officer, Data Centre, made the appeal…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Jul 2017   

In a press statement signed by the GM (Public Affairs) TCN, Seun Olagunju, TCN said that the Damboa Substation, previously a 60MVA 132/33kV capacity transmission station with fully equipped control room and staff quarters was completely destroyed by Boko Haram…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Jul 2017   

US multinational conglomerate corporation General Electric (GE) seeks out the long-term manufacturing opportunities in Egypt. The CEO of GE in Egypt and North Africa, Ayman Khattab, said that his company sees huge potential in the Egyptian market as a potential…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Jul 2017   

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company says it has awarded N10bn contract to commence the first phase of customer metering, in a bid to provide all customers with pre-paid meters. A Director and board member of the company, Dr. Stephen Dike,…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Jul 2017   

The Federal Government’s efforts to supply 4,000 megawatts, MW, of electricity by December 2017, may not be accomplished as a result of poor state of power stations, limited transmission facilities and inadequate distribution in the nation.   Minister of Power,…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Jul 2017   

The African Development Bank through the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) has endorsed a $23.25 million grant to help transform Liberia’s renewable energy sector. The funds will be used to develop a 9.8MW hydropower plant at Gbedin Falls on the Mano…

Posted By Admin on 30th Jun 2017   

Nigeria’s power supply, yesterday, dropped by 14 per cent as the nation’s national grid experienced another systems collapse. The supply dropped from 3,333MW recorded the previous day to 2,881MW, showing a decrease of 452 MW In its report made available…