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ERA urges FG to remove tarrif, tax on renewable energy products

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA), has advised the Federal Government of Nigeria to remove import tariffs and Value Added Tax (VAT) on renewable energy products and components

FG planning to convert wastes from Ogoni cleanup to electricity, HYPREP member says

A member of the Board of Trustees of the Hydrocarbon Remediation Project (HYPREP), Mike Emuh, has disclosed that the Federal Government was making move...

New EKEDC boss vows to tackle saboteurs with tougher measures

The new Managing Director, Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) PLC, Adeoye Fadeyibi, has promised to put in more efforts towards fighting against energy theft and other related...

NDDC partners China 7,000MW project in Niger Delta

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has disclosed that it is in discussion with a Chinese firm to establish a regional power pool project...

Discos are short-changing Nigerians, FG should break their monopoly- Metres manufacturers

Electricity Meters Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (EMMAN) has urged the Federal Government to break the monopoly of electricity distribution companies (DisCos) in the sale of meters to consumers.

FG solicits World Bank assistance in addressing electricity challenges

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has called on the World Bank to support the country in addressing challenges in the power sector.

FG says 19 power firms bid for Afam Power Plant, Yola Distribution Company

The Federal Government says 19 firms have indicated interest to acquire Afam Power Company and Yola Distribution Company earlier put up for sale. Amina Tukur,...

FG is decentralising power generation, distribution, says Osinbajo

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has said  that the Federal Government is decentralizing power generation and distribution in the country

FG designs new regulation on new class of meter suppliers

The Federal Government says that the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has concluded regulations that will provide framework to license new class meter suppliers  in...

Debt: Youths shut down Afam power plant, say they are entitled to free electricity

Many parts of Poorth Harcourt have been thrown into blackout as youths from Oyigbo Local Government Area hav shut down transmission of the Afam Power...