Executive, legislative discord threatens investments in mining sector
There are indications that the current squabble between Nigeria’s executive and legislative arms of government over an ideal model for the solid minerals sector’s development....
Schneider Electric, Visiola Foundation empower girls in STEM
Schneider Electric, under the framework of its Access to Energy (A2E) Programme, recently partnered with the Visiola Foundation to empower girls in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), as part of a commitment to develop local content.
Community blames IE over irregular power supply, excessive billing
Some residents of Okota, Ago Palace Way (Oyinlola Close) in Lagos have blamed Ikeja Electric for what they described as epileptic power supply and excessive billings in the area.
ABB deploys micro grid solutions for industrial use
In its bid to make up for the limited power capacity in the country especially for commercial purposes, ABB, a pioneering technology company in power grids, electrification products and others..
WAPCo promotes entrepreneurship, invests in 80 Nigerian youths
The West Africa Pipeline Company Limited (WAPCo), operator of the $1bn West African Gas Pipeline, which was built to supply natural gas from Nigeria to users in Benin, Togo and Ghana, has invested in 80 youths in Ogun State.
Power drops by 2,791 megawatts as gas unavailability persists
The power sector was deprived of 2,791.5 megawatts (mw) national grid supply owing to unavailability of gas on December 14, 2018. This was contained in data sheet from the Ministry of Power, obtained by The Guardian yesterday. The document read in part: “The dominant constraint on December 14, 2018 was due to unavailability of gas…
Stakeholders laud GPPS, other Nigerian businesses over in-country capacities
Global Process and Pipeline Services Limited (GPPS), and other indigenous firms have been commented for their in-country capacities and capabilities...
Highly-leveraged firms unable to access NCDMB $200m NCI Fund
Most of the companies open to the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board’s (NCDMB) $200 million Nigerian Content Intervention...