55MW CCETC-Ossiomo power plant test-run holds today in Edo
In furtherance of the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration’s efforts to ensure improved power supply to businesses and residents, the 55mw CCETC-Ossiomo Independent Power Plant
Consumers lament outrageous electricity billing despite benchmark
To address the issue of outrageous billing that has continued to plague the electricity distribution sub-sector, and the numerous complaints by consumers, Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC)
Minister directs power contractors back to sites
The Minister of Power, Mr Sale Mamman, has directed contractors handling power projects across the country to return to sites as COVID-19 lockdown by the Federal
Wanted! Lifeline for a near-comatose power sector
Save for the timely and suave intervention of the leadership of the National Assembly, Nigerians would have started paying more for electricity since Wednesday, July 1, this year.
‘Coal reserves can generate 53,900MW by 2030’
As Nigeria grapples with its power supply crisis, experts have said that the country can effectively generate up to 53,900 megawatts (MW) of electricity by 2030.
DisCos explain continuous poor power supply
Despite efforts to expand electricity transmission lines, and improve supply to end-users, power distribution companies (DisCos) have said the plans may fail
Nigeria’s curious electricity export
Most Nigerians may not be aware of the government’s exports of electricity to some West African countries. As a matter of fact, many can swear that the government
UN puts Nigeria’s electricity access rate at 57%
No fewer than 110.7 million Nigerians out of a 195.8 million estimated population had access to electricity as of 2018, according to the latest global energy progress report.
Nigeria's epileptic electricity grid collapses again
Nigeria's national electricity grid, operated from Osogbo in Osun State, again collapsed Tuesday afternoon, leaving the entire country in darkness. Managed by the Transmission Company of Nigeria, sources at the company confirmed the development to The Guardian as some distribution companies already notified consumers of total blackout. The grid collapsed in May due to industrial…