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Posted By Admin on 7th Mar 2019   

The European Union (EU) and the World Bank will support a EUR-142-million (USD 161m) solar power generation and distribution project in Gambia, it was announced today. National electricity utility NAWEC will implement said project by connecting to the grid a…

Posted By Admin on 7th Mar 2019   

In South Africa’s Western Cape, a fruit farm just outside of Franschhoek has unveiled a 60kWp floating solar photovoltaic (PV) system. The system has been installed by New Southern Energy on the farm’s dam, helping to generate clean energy, while…

Posted By Admin on 7th Mar 2019   

The NNPC said it is prepared to build additional power plants in Abuja, Kaduna and Kano – The additional power plants are expected to add 4,000 megawatts of power to stabilise the national grid – The national oil company also…

Posted By Admin on 6th Mar 2019   

There have been consistent outages in some parts of the country as the national electricity grid dropped from 5,036 megawatts (MW) attained on February 23, 2019 to 4,000MW threshold in the last eight days. Reports on daily power operation from…

Posted By Admin on 6th Mar 2019   

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has granted certificate of ‘no objection’ to 121 metering firms to procure and install electrical meters to yet-to-be metered power consumers in Nigeria through its Meter Assets Providers (MAP) scheme, THISDAY has learnt. This…

Posted By Admin on 6th Mar 2019   

Operations and management of the state-owned Electricity Company of Ghana has officially been assumed by Power Distribution Services (PDS), a consortium led by Philippines-based electricity company, Meralco. The official transfer took place during a ceremony last Wednesday in Accra, in which…

Posted By Admin on 5th Mar 2019   

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has granted certificate of ‘no objection’ to 121 metering firms to procure and install electrical meters to yet-to-be metered power consumers in Nigeria through its Meter Assets Providers (MAP) scheme, THISDAY has learnt. This…