The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), the Federal Ministry of Environment and the British High Commission, Abuja have jointly launched an updated version of the Nigeria Energy Calculator 2050
The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), the Federal Ministry of Environment and the British High Commission, Abuja have jointly launched an updated version of the Nigeria Energy Calculator 2050 (NECAL 2050), an energy and emissions...
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has called for a robust investment in research and innovation to facilitate energy transition in the country.
2 Oct 2020
As Nigerians grapple with the recent increase in electricity tariff, the Federal Government, Tuesday, in Abuja, said a coordinated approach is being planned to de-risk and optimize renewable energy investment, especially for the underserved population.
2 Aug 2020
When Nigeria became independent in 1960 and inherited the well-run Electricity Corporation of Nigeria (ECN), which was established in 1951 by the then colonial administrators, many probably, did envisaged that the country’s power sector would end up as an albatross.
14 Apr 2019
A recent bandying of mere figures by authorities in Abuja to the extent that they needed a whopping $1 trillion dollars worth of investment to modernise energy infrastructure in the country cannot impress anyone, after all. The difficulty in the provision of energy to the Nigerian populace has been a recurring decimal over the years.…
2 Jul 2018
Nigeria is could soon join a list of developing countries scheduled to benefit from a global alliance targeted at preventing deaths and cutting greenhouse gas emissions...
17 Jul 2017
Prof. Jidere Bala, the Director-General of Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), has advised investors in power sector to maintain good relationship with consumers through low but cost reflective tariff regime.
25 Jul 2016
Following the epileptic power supply to many Nigerian homes, the Federal Government is considering the establishment of clean coal plant to increase power generation in the country.
6 Jun 2016
In a move to reduce risks to human health and to the environment, the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu has called for a collaboration effort among various agencies in its ministry...