Power sector privatisation fraudulent, Lawan alleges
Senate President Ahmad Lawan yesterday faulted the power sector privatisation that birthed the 23 generation companies (Gencos) and 11 distribution companies (Discos), insisting that the exercise was allegedly fraudulent.
No going back on e-billing, says Ikeja Electric
Ikeja Electricity (IE) on Friday said there was no going back on the new E-Billing introduced by the company.
DisCos require N8.7 billion to bridge NERC remittance order
Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos), yesterday, said about N8.7 billion will be required yearly to comply with the remittance order set by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). Calling the National Assembly to intervene in the current liquidity crisis in the power sector, Executive Director, Research and Advocacy, Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED), Sunday Oduntan,…
Group supports NERC’s move to sanction 8 DisCos
A Lagos-based consumer group, Energy Consumer Rights and Responsibilities Initiative on Monday said it was in support of a move by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission...
TCN set to supply Eko Atlantic City 1,000mw from national grid
The management of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has set machinery in motion to supply Eko Atlantic City, Lagos, 1,000 megawatts of power from the grid under its Eligible Customers arrangement.
FG seeks compliance as DisCos, MAPs ready six million meters
The Federal Government, yesterday, stressed the need for compliance with extant regulations, especially certification, as electricity distribution companies and manufacturers, under the Meter Asset Providers (MAPs), are ready to deploy about six million meters.
NERC generates 8.951m MWh in Q1 2019
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has generated 8.951 million Megawatts-hour (MWh) into the electricity market in the first quarter of 2019.
MDAs Metering: Lagos CP pledges support for EKEDC
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Mr Muazu Zuberu, has pledged support for the metering of all police formations within Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) operations.