NERC prevents construction of Mambilla, Zungeru hydro power stations over licences

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) said it will not authorise construction of the 3,050 megawatts (MW) Mambilla and 700MW Zungeru hydro power stations...

Why transmission network cannot withstand 4,000mw capacity

Fresh facts have emerged that despite the federal government’s efforts to upgrade the transmission infrastructure, the network is still very weak and may be...

FG sets out timelines for completion of 10 NIPP plants

As the Federal Government pursues the privatisation programme for the 10 new power stations being built under the National Integrated Power Project (NIPP), it...

Local banks determined to fund investors on power projects

Banks in Nigeria have resolved to join in funding interested local investors of the 10 National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) when the privatisation exercise...

FG to employ 20,000 PHCN casual workers

The Federal Government has concluded the process of giving employment to about 20,000 casual workers of Power Holding Companies of Nigeria (PHCN), thus raising...

Transmission collapse: Stakeholders fault Nebo on probe committee

Some stakeholders in the power sector have faulted the decision of the Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, to set up an investigative panel...

Nigeria to leverage on Turkish expertise for new energy mix strategy – Nebo

The Minister of Power, Professor Chinedu Nebo, has said that Nigeria in its quest for new energy mix strategy would leverage on Turkish expertise...

FG begins to begin payment of severance benefits to PHCN staff

The Director General, Bureau of Public Enterprises, BPE, Mr. Benjamin Dikki, said the process of payment of severance benefits to all Power Holding Company...

FG Woos European Investors on 80% Interest in NIPP Plants

The federal government Wednesday wooed European investors to acquire 80 per cent stakes in 10 power stations built under the National Integrated Power Project...

TCN acquires N471m software to monitor electricity lines

The Transmission Company of Nigeria has announced the acquisition of a N471m software to enable it monitor activities on power transmission lines and other...

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