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TCN attributes blackout in Benin City to maintenance work carried out by BEDC

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has attributed the outage being experienced by electricity consumers in Benin City to maintenance work being carried out...

NEMSA sets up 19 Inspectorate Field Offices to improve power supply, enhance installation standard

The Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency (NEMSA) has set up 19 Inspectorate Field Offices (IFO), three national meter test stations, to enforce electrical installation...

We have increased power generation from 4,000MW to 7,000MW, we will do more- Fashola

The Federal Government has said it was meeting its mandate of power supply through generation and supply of additional electricity to Nigerians since 2015. Minister...

KEDC to Religious Bodies: You are obligated to pay electricity bills like other customers

The Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company has called on palaces of worship, to pay their electricity bills like other users. The Head, Corporate Communications Kaduna Electricity...

Qua Iboe Power Plant to add 540MW to the National Grid, $1bn to be...

Muhammadu Sanusi II, the Emir of Kano and Chairman, Qua Iboe Power Plant Limited (QIPPL), says one billion dollars is to be invested in...

IBEDC says it loses N2.5bn monthly to vandalism

The lbadan Electricity Distribution Company (lBEDC) said it lost N2.5 billion monthly to various cases of electrical installations vandalism in various parts of the...

Power Challenges: Expert calls for transparent regulation of operators

Joy Ogaji, a power expert says independent and transparent regulation of activities of all operators in the electricity...

GENCOS at loggerheads with NBET over payment

The Association of Power Generation Companies (APGC) says power Generation Companies (GenCos) have not received payment for electricity generated since June 2018 from the...

National Grid system is obsolete, decentralisation is the solution to Nigeria’s power problem- Ogunlewe

A former Minister of Works, Adeseye Ogunlewe, has called for the total decentralisation of electricity generation and transmission in order to improve supply in...

Shell, NLNG sign MoU to increase power supply in Bonny, Rivers State

As part of efforts to boost electricity in Bonny, Rivers State which hosts NLNG's plants, the Nigerian Liquefied and Natural Gas (NLNG), Shell Petroleum...