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FG approves N700 million Farin Ruwa Hydro power project

The Federal Ministry of Water Resources, on Wednesday said Federal Government has approved N700 million to complete the Farin Ruwa Hydro power project in...

Power Generation: Expert calls for more usage of renewable energy

Mr Abayomi Oguntunde, the Director of Bi-resources Department, Federal Ministry of Science and Technology (FMST) has canvassed for more usage of renewable energy to...

TCN energises 330/132 KV sub-station in Yobe State

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has energised a new 330/132KV substation in Damaturu, a statement from the company says. The statement by TCN’s General...

NNPC to establish 4,600MW power plants in three northern cities – GMD

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has promised to establish 4,600 power plants in Abuja, Kaduna and Kano. Confirming this, in Abuja, on Tuesday, NNPC...

Power sector’s budget: Senate accuses ministry of duplication, poor performance

The Senate Committee on Power has accused the Ministry of power, Works and Housing of duplicating some items in the 2018 budget appropriated to...

TCN says it transmits 30,936MW within 11 days in September

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), on Thursday, said it transmitted 30,936 megawatts (MW) within 11 days in September. The daily statistics of TCN’s operations obtained...

Only four Discos have metered up to 50 percent of their customers

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) had stated that only four out 11 Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) in the country have metered up to...

Kano Electricity Company pledges improved services in Jigawa, Kano, Katsina

Some electricity consumers in the North could be in for more supply soon. Specifically, the Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) made the promise to improve...

Efficiency: EKEDC receives logistic and technical equipment from Power Africa

The Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has disclosed that it has received some technical equipment aimed at boosting the logistical and technical foundation of...

How we cope with frustration of power problem – MAN

Manufacturers, under the auspices of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) have tales of woes to tell, as regards the provision of electricity for...