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Posted By Admin on 12th Jun 2017   

Output from the Shell Petroleum Development Company Limited (SPDC) Joint Venture-owned Afam VI power plant in the Niger Delta region has dropped by about 40 per cent to 350megawatts (Mw) due  to transmission challenge. The Nation learnt that the power plant,…

Posted By Admin on 12th Jun 2017   

The Federal Government appears to be making progress in its efforts to increase power generation in the country.   This is because given the current gas supply by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), generating companies can produce up to…

Posted By Admin on 12th Jun 2017   

Mozambique is gearing up to develop its first solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant, funded by a consortium of financiers.Mozambique is gearing up to develop its first solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant, funded by a consortium of financiers. The International Finance…

Posted By Admin on 12th Jun 2017   

As Donald Trump pulls out of the Paris deal on climate change, questions are being asked about aid money to build solar plants in countries that export the electricity. At the end of May, Zimbabwe’s state monopoly, ZESA, reached a…

Posted By Admin on 12th Jun 2017   

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Federal Government and the Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola, SAN over their collective failure, refusal and/or negligence to enforce their own directives to electricity distribution companies (DISCOs)…

Posted By Admin on 9th Jun 2017   

Plans by 11 electricity distribution companies in Nigeria’s power market to massively rollout consumer meters across their networks could be boosted by $100 million commitment by the Agence Francais de Developpement (AFD), THISDAY has learnt. AFD is the financial agency,…

Posted By Admin on 9th Jun 2017   

The President/Chief Executive of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has urged African leaders to address as a matter of urgency, the problem of power generation and transmission if the continent wants to grow like others in the western world. Speaking…