EEDC begins load shedding in Umuahia, environs

The Enugu Electricty Distribution Company (EEDC) has embarked on load shedding in Umuahia and its environs, IWIN reports. An authoritative source at the company’s head...

Kwara to deploy solar energy in rural areas, others

The Kwara State governor; Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has said that his government is to deploy solar energy systems to villages, small scale businesses and...

Dangote signs MoU with Kano on 100MW solar power plant

The Dangote Group has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Kano State Government for the proposed 100 megawatts Dangote-Black Rhino...

Falana urges states to ignore FG and generate, distribute their own power

A senior lawyer, Femi Falana, has called on state governments to challenge the laws restricting them from generating electricity in their states, Premium Times...

N11trn electricity funds ‘squandered’ under Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan – SERAP

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) says N11 trillion in electricity funds was squandered by the administrations of former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru...

Omotosho II, Geregu II, Alaoji II plants shut due to inadequate gas supply

Data obtained from National Electric System Operation (SO) showed three power plants, Omotosho II, Geregu II and Alaoji II, have been shut as a...

Ambode seeks NERC’s permission for 3000MW project to power Lagos

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday sought a no objection letter from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) for the state government’s...

FG approves N39.17bn for supply of meters to DISCOs

The Federal Government, yesterday, approved N39.17 billion for the supply of electricity meters to the Electricity Distribution Companies (DISCOs) which had previously been held...

Nigeria’s power generation trails transmission expansions

Data released by the National Bureau of Statistics indicates that in the three months ending June 2017, Nigeria’s 25 power plants generated a paltry...

GenCos present 7-point demand to Osinbajo

Electricity Generating Companies (GENCOs), have presented a seven-point demand to the Federal Government through Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, at a meeting in Abuja...

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