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Posted By Admin on 7th Aug 2018   

President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday evening relieved a key cabinet minister of his duties, the presidency said in a statement. The August 6, 2018 statement said the president had: “relieved the Minister of Energy, Mr. Boakye…

Posted By Admin on 7th Aug 2018   

Transcorp Power, a subsidiary of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp), says it is targeting 800MW available capacity and generated power of 600-650MW in the near term and a medium-term capacity target of 2500MW, which would make it contribute about 25…

Posted By Admin on 6th Aug 2018   

An explosion on the Benin Electricity Distribution Company, BEDC, 60 mva, 132/33kv transmission transformer at Asaba, Delta State, has thrown numerous residents in the capital city and neighbouring communities into darkness. The management of the company in a press statement…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Aug 2018   

The Vision 20:2020 economic plan was launched in 2009 to drive Nigeria towards be-coming one of the top 20 economies in the world by the year 2020. This plan had several goals including the generation, transmission and distribution of 35,000MW…

Posted By Admin on 3rd Aug 2018   

The IFC-World Bank programme, Lighting Africa, is developing markets for off-grid lighting products and promoting their use in Ethiopia.   Since its launch in Ethiopia in 2015, the programme has enabled more than one million people to meet their basic…

Posted By Admin on 1st Aug 2018   

THE Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) yesterday notified the Minister of Power, Work and Housing Babatunde Fashola that they are ready to quit the business once they get refund of their investment from the Federal Government. The companies lamented that they…

Posted By Admin on 1st Aug 2018   

The National Agency for Science and Engineering infrastructure (NASENI) said it was targeting to generate 7.5 MW solar power annually to serve as alternative energy in the country. Its Executive Vice Chairman, Prof. Mohammed Haruna said this while declaring open…