Fashola allays DisCos fears over proliferation of solar energy

Mr Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, while speaking at the 20th Monthly Power Sector Stakeholders’ Meeting hosted by Enugu Electricity...

REA partners Abia on electrification project at Ariaria market

Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu has expressed the willingness of the state government to support the Federal Government with actualizing its rural electrification project in Ariaria...

Power, other infrastructure deficits need to be addressed by FG urgently – GE boss

General Electric (GE), Vice Chairman, Mr. John Rice, has told the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency address the infrastructure challenges the...

Discos are biggest challenge in Nigeria’s power sector – Osinbajo

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has declared that electricity distribution companies (DisCos) have become a problem for the nation in the power sector, Tribune Online...

Connection period for new customers by Discos reduced to 40 days – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in the country would now...

Elumelu advises FG to recapitalize DisCos, change ownership structure

The Chairman of Heirs Holding and United Bank for Africa (UBA) Mr. Tony Elumelu has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to reconsider the ownership structure...

Azura power plant to be commissioned 8 months ahead of schedule

The Azura Power Holdings Managing Director, Dr. David Ladipo, has disclosed that barring any unforeseen developments, the 450 megawatts (MW) Azura-Edo independent power plant...

FG to enable DisCos raise capacity by 2,000mw – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, said the Federal Government is working to overcome the challenges of increasing the capacity...

Gas, forex stalled take off of new electricity tariff

Multiple constraints in the power sector including low gas supply, foreign exchange rate, and inflation rate crushed the Multi Year Tariff Order (MYTO) 2015...

FG to implement solar to give 50m Nigerians electricity – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said 50 million people out of the nation’s 180 million population have no access to electricity, The Punch...

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