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Generator makers to tap into renewable energy drive of Nigeria.

Leading generator makers including Jubaili Bros, Cummins West Africa and Mikano International are considering morphing into power companies capable of providing power through a variety of means including renewables.

MainOne boss urges FG to provide digital infrastructure in enhancing technological advancement

Funke Opeke, Chief Executive Officer, MainOne – a telecom services provider – on Wednesday called on the Federal Government to provide digital infrastructure to facilitate digital inclusion.

FG seeks power transmission to aid distribution by Discos for public consumption

The Federal Government has promised that it will present to electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) with investment work-plan to build 33/11/0.415kV lines and distribution sub-stations...

Mass disconnection: Lagos community accuses IKEDC of illegality, unfairness

Some electricity consumers in Baruwa community in Ipaja, Lagos, has faulted the disconnection of their power supply from the transformer by officials of Ikeja...

Kebbi spends N845 million on electricity, water supply in rural areas

Kebbi State Government has said that it had spent over N845 million on the provision of potable water and electricity to rural areas. This...

Blackout will never end until FG helps Discos on investment in power equipment, says...

Emmanuel Akinwole, the immediate past Chairman, Nigerian Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (NIEEE), on Wednesday, urged the Federal Government to assist electricity distribution...

Japan places high priority on Nigeria’s power sector, says Envoy

The Japanese Government has pledged commitment to further support Nigeria to develop power projects in the country. The Japanese Ambassador to Nigeria,  Sadanobu Kusaoke announced...

JEDC targets one million customers by end of 2018

The Management of Jos Electricity Distribution Company (JEDC) Plc, has made the disclosure that it is targeting about one million customers in Benue, Bauchi,...

FG gives firm N37bn grant to supply metres to Discos

The Federal Government said it has taken advantage of the new Meter Asset Provider (MAP) regulations to give a grant of N37billion to a private sector operator to supply meters to interested Distribution Companies (DisCos).

1.5MW: Traders in Lagos market commend FG for the implementation of EEI policy

Traders at Sura market in Lagos have commended Federal Government’s new Energising Economies Initiative (EEI) which supplied 1.5 megawatts off-grid electricity to the shopping...