Weaning consumers of generator addiction without fixing lingering power issues
The proposed ban of power generating sets through a legislative framework is not new to Nigerians, just as citizens’ consciousness about legislations has grown over time.
That toxic bill to ban generators
A recent private member bill in the National Assembly seeking to ban the importation and sale of generators in the country is vexatious
Pollution: Agency decries increasing use of generators
The National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA) says the increasing use of power generators across the country is a time bomb on the environment. Mr Daniel Wuave, the Coordinator of NESREA in Gombe State made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on Wednesday. Wuave noted…
Nigerians spend N1.6 trillion on generators every year - NESREA
The Director-General, National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), Lawrence Anukam, on Thursday said about 60 million Nigerians spend N1.6 trillion in buying and maintaining standby generators every year. Anukam disclosed during a media briefing in Abuja where the announcement of the implementation of the National Generator Emission Control Programme (NGECP), expected to begin…