How to boost power supply through Gencos, by operators
Operators in the electricity generating sector have urged the Federal Government to look into the issue of gas pipeline to power companies to enhance energy generation. Indeed, the failure of Egbin’s 1320-megawatt system to meet its output target has been attributed to lack of gas to operate the already installed system. The insufficiency…
‘Egbin targets 1320MW by February end’
Egbin Power Plc is set to increase generation capacity to 1,320 Megawatts (MW) from its current strength of 1,100MW by the end of February, the Group Managing Director (GMD) Sahara Power Group (SPG), Kola Adesina, has declared.
More hurdles to attaining regular electricity supply in Nigeria
Nigeria has about 11,165 Mega Watts (MW) of electricity generating capacity, out of which only about 25 per cent is available and operational due to gas constraints.Again, about seven per cent of the generated electricity is lost across the transmission network.
Egbin Power Station records 827 days incident free operations
Nigeria’s power plant, Egbin Power Station Plc, said on Saturday that it recorded 827-day incident free operations.