SPE harps on investment in renewable energy
The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Nigeria Council, has called for more investment in renewable energy, as the threat to global demand for oil gradually dwindles. Speaking on Monday at a news conference on the annual Oloibiri Lecture series in Lagos, SPE Chairman, Chikezie Nwosu, said more investment in fossil will lead to greater…
Baru rallies support for new refinery
The Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, has called for sustained encouragement of Azikel Refinery, owing to the remarkable pace of work at the site. He also lauded the President of Azikel Group, Dr. Azibapu Eruani, for having achieved 65 per cent completion on the phase I, II and…
GE partners Marinus Energy for gas to power project
General Electric (GE) Power, and Marinus Energy, have announced a pilot project to capture Isopentane gas, to use it as a fuel source for generating electricity.
Energy firm signs pact to power 1,000 homes, markets in Niger Delta
Nigerian off-grid energy investment company, All On, has signed pacts with three firms for accelerated access to affordable and sustainable energy sources in the Niger Delta.
SIPP signs EPC with Energy China to construct power plant in Ogun
A Private Developer in Power and Infrastructure, Sagamu Independent Power Plant Limited (SIPP) has announced the signing of an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract with Energy China for a 400MW Independent Power Plant (IPP) in Sagamu, Ogun state.
EEDC loses N15m to Aba power outage
Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) has lost over N15million to power outage, following equipment failure at the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), which has thrown Aba, Abia into darkness.
Amosun commissions 85kw solar power plant for rural dwellers
The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has commissioned an 85kilowatt power (KWP) solar mini grid project in Gbamu Gbamu, Ijebu East Central Local Council Development of the State.
Lumos Nigeria supports SMEs with energy solutions
Lumos Nigeria, in partnership with MTN Nigeria, has offered small and medium enterprises (SMEs) a simple solar power system, which could power their required basic energy needs to be more efficient, productive and profitable.