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Posted By Admin on 2nd Oct 2019   

Two years ago, the publisher of Cable newspaper, Simon Kolawole, recounted his experience of how he picked the May 30, 1988 edition of the Newswatch magazine with a story of how NEPA’s installed generation capacity stood at 4,000 megawatts in…

Posted By Admin on 2nd Oct 2019   

One company’s self-flying energy kite may be the answer to increasing wind power around the world. California-based Makani — which is owned by Google’s parent company, Alphabet — is using power from the strongest winds found out in the middle…

Posted By Admin on 30th Sep 2019   

There is a need for a mix of funding solutions and increased collaboration by stakeholders to address the huge financing gap in the nation’s power sector, experts have said. The experts stated this while discussing how the lack of access…

Posted By Admin on 30th Sep 2019   

Technology group Wärtsilä and Q Power Oy, a Finnish pioneer in biomethanisation, have signed a cooperation agreement to accelerate the development and commercialization of renewable fuels. The companies will work together to further develop the market and to find global business opportunities…

Posted By Admin on 30th Sep 2019   

Efficient generation and distribution of electricity in Nigeria has over the years remained a sore point and the major threat to economic growth and development after poor macroeconomic policies of the government. Varied measures including the transfer of major power…

Posted By Admin on 27th Sep 2019   

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, is leading all federal government agencies in terms Freedom of Information, FOI compliance and transparency. On the other hand, the nation’s security agencies rank very poorly in FOI compliance and transparency. A public sector…

Posted By Admin on 26th Sep 2019   

To mitigate climate change, the proportion of low-carbon electricity generation must increase from today’s 36% to 85% by 2040, the International Energy Agency (IEA) says. IEA and other advocates argue that nuclear power could help fill this gap. However, barriers…