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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…

Posted By Admin on 13th Nov 2017   

Electricity consumers are owing N892billion due to their inability to pay a cost reflective tarrifs to the power distribution companies (DisCos). Association of Electricity Distribution Companies (ANED) Chief Executive officer Azu Onya said the Federal Government’s debt to the power…

Posted By Admin on 13th Nov 2017   

The minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola is set to sign the project contract for the 3,050 megawatts (mw) Mambilla Hydroelectric Project in Taraba state. The Acting Director of Press (Power) at the Federal Ministry of Power,…

Posted By Admin on 10th Nov 2017   

The National Electricity Regulatory Commission on Wednesday called on government agencies in charge of houses to stop approving building plans under high tension wires in order to avoid cases of electrocution, The Punch reports. The Vice-Chairman of NERC, Mr. Sanusi Garba, who…

Posted By Admin on 10th Nov 2017   

Electricity distribution companies in the country on Wednesday officially reacted to the recent plan by the Federal Government to review the processes that saw the handing over of 11 successor companies of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) to…