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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,...

FEC approves $64.2m for Escravos power supply project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 64.2 million dollars for power supply project to communities within Escravos area of Delta State. Ibe Kachikwu,...

Nigeria, Austria set to partner on renewable energy

Nigeria is set to partner with Austria on renewable energy as part of efforts to deepen bilateral trade between the two nations. Vivian Okeke, Nigeria’s...

We are working on alternative power sources to boost power generation- NERC Chairman

The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), says it is working on alternative energy sources to boost power supply in the country. Its Chairman, James Momoh...

TCN explains power the reason for power outage in some North East states

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says the current power outage in some North East states was due to a tripping, caused by a...

Create an enabling environment for solar power, expert tells FG

Renewable Energy Expert, Yakubu Ikerodah, on Thursday urged the Federal Government to create an enabling environment for the spread of renewable energy. Ikerodah, who...

Stakeholders tell FG to allow full operation of private sector in the power sector

Some stakeholders on Thursday urged the Federal Government to allow private investors’ full operation of the power sector in order to boost effectiveness...

TCN installs transformers in Ogun, Edo states

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has installed two units of 60 Mega Volt Amp (MVA) 132/33kV power transformers at Papalanto and Okpella transmission...

Cut electricity supply to flood prone areas in Anambra, LG boss tells EEDC

Arinze Awogu, Chairman of Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra has directed the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) to cut supply to the flood...

PHED tenders apology to Calabar customers over power outage since Tuesday

The Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHED) on Friday appealed to it consumers in Calabar to bear with it over power outage since September...