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Fashola says distribution aspect of power is a big challenge, calls for sustained investments

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has called for sustained investments in the distribution end of our power value chain in the...

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...

ANED calls on NERC to address yawning tarrif gap, says it hinders performance

The Association of  Nigeria Electricity Distributors (ANED) has called on  Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to address the widening  tariff gap hindering effective performance...

IBEDC attributes poor power supply to shortfall in allocation from national grid

The management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC), said the poor power supply in Ogun and its environs was due to a shortfall in...

Good power supply can make Nigeria one of the global economic hubs- Don

Nigeria can beat all odds, including dependence on generators for power, to become one of  the largest economies in the world, an expert in...

DISCOS only settled invoices of  N51.2bn out of N163.1bn- NERC

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said that the eleven Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) remitted only N51.2billion of electricity invoice out of the total N163.1 billion they received in the first quarter of 2018.

EKEDC to boost power generation with 20MW

The Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) says its ongoing power project expansion will boost power supply to residents of Oniru, Maroko and Lekki within...

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...

Buhari wins China support on Mambilla power project

President Muhammadu Buhari has won the crucial support of the Chinese President, Xi Jinping, for the country’s aspiration to build the 3050 Megawatts Mambilla...

NNPC plans to supply its retail outlets with solar-powered electricity

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it is planning to venture into solar power generation to power all its retail outlets with electricity from solar energy.