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Posted By Admin on 29th Apr 2019   

Worried by the monthly influx of inflated electricity tariff, otherwise described as “Crazy Bills”, some Lagos-based lawyers on Friday urged the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to map out pricing guidelines for the benefit of energy consumers. They lawyers who…

Posted By Admin on 29th Apr 2019   

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Barrister Babatunde Raji Fashola’s incremental, steady and stable plan did not record a high success because a number of power projects initiated to boost the power supply situation in the country have either…

Posted By Admin on 26th Apr 2019   

Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc said on Wednesday that it had taken a final investment decision to develop gas fields in Imo State and would raise $700m for the venture in partnership with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation. The Chairman…

Posted By Admin on 26th Apr 2019   

American Electric Power (AEP) has completed its acquisition of Sempra Renewables, including 724MW of operating wind generation and battery assets, for an undisclosed amount, said to be over $1 billion. The acquisition is part of AEP’s $2.2bn investment in contracted renewables…

Posted By Admin on 26th Apr 2019   

Children from poor families in sub-Saharan Africa have been able to swap cleaning up cowpats for lessons thanks to a solar power project that rewards parents for sending them to school. South Korean solar firm Yolk has designed a cow-shaped…

Posted By Admin on 25th Apr 2019   

A new form of renewable energy research is underway at the University of Lagos’ department of botany, which seeks to harness the huge opportunity of microalgae in the energy mix. Dr Adesalu Taofikat Abosede is undertaking the research on the…

Posted By Admin on 25th Apr 2019   

Tanzania aims to have six times its current power generation capacity by 2025 through investment in thermal and renewable energy, deputy energy minister Subira Mgalu told parliament on Tuesday. The East African country boasts reserves of over 57 trillion cubic…