NEMSA certifies 4,138 power projects out of 5,037 inspected

Managing Director of the Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency (NEMSA), Engr. Peter Ewesor said the agency has inspected 5,037 new power projects and certified...

Fashola says hydro now provides 26% of Nigeria’s power

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has put the total percentage contribution of the three hydro power generation companies (Gencos)...

Nigeria’s power generation drops to 1,360mw

According to the daily generation report from the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), the Nigerian electricity sector recorded generation of 1,360 megawatts (mw) of...

DisCos paid N9.6bn out of 42bn July energy bill – NBET

The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) said the 11 Distribution Companies (DisCos) only paid N9.6 billion for an energy invoice of N41.96 billion...

Indian firms set to explore vast opportunities in Nigeria’s power sector

Indian utility vendors and services are exploring Africa’s huge market and in particular the West African energy sector, Oriental News reports. Dr. Rajeev Singh, the...

Nigeria steadfast in its commitment to affordable renewables – Fashola

The Hon. Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, in a keynote address presented at the energy focused "Africa Today Summit", has reiterated...

Senate asks Buhari to appoint separate Power Minister

The Nigerian Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a separate Minister of Power to oversee the activities in the sector, Channels TV...

PowerGas partners Delta state on gas to power project

Availability of power is the key requirement for any growing nation in the modern world for it to succeed in industrialization, yet generating and...

Abuja DisCo meters 88,000 consumers, targets 120,000 by December

The Managing Director of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), Ernest Mupwaya, speaking at the opening of a two day workshop on energy theft for...

NBET may return $350m Eurobond to DMO over Afam emergency power project

The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) might give back to the Debt Management Office (DMO) the $350 million Eurobond proceed it got from...

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