Delay in the take-off of the second phase of the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP) may continue to push the burden of electricity meters on consumers.
A price increase of about 30 per cent announced lately on electricity meters countrywide is not the best thing that can happen to the power sector which is already characterised by inefficiency
4 Jul 2021
Challenges dogging metering of electricity consumers in the country, yesterday, were highlighted, as stakeholders in the sector insisted on results from the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) intervention...
31 Mar 2021
Ikeja Electric (IE) Plc said on Friday that it had metered only some 24,000 customers under the National Mass Metering Programme (NNMP) of the Federal Government flagged off in October 2020.
28 Feb 2021
Ikeja Electric (IE) Plc says all unmetered customers under its business unit, have now been scheduled for metering under the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP).
11 Dec 2020
The Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo, has assured that the Federal Government would ensure that all issues surrounding the implementation of cost-reflective tariffs
28 Aug 2020
Attempt by the Federal Government to end arbitrary electricity billing is facing a fresh challenge, as stakeholders, yesterday, faulted the viability of the announcement by NERC...
8 Oct 2019
The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI), and other stakeholders in the oil and gas sector, yesterday, in Abuja, insisted that inadequacy in the metering of crude oil production in the country could continue to affect the nation’s revenue.
2 Oct 2019
The Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has launched the Edo State Meter Asset Provider (MAP) scheme with a target of providing 10,000 meters monthly.
29 Sep 2019
An indigenous oil firm, PE Energy, has begun work on a $30 million plant for domesticated valve assembly and metering integration in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
19 Jul 2019
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said that it will begin mass meter deployment, installation and customer registration/network cleanup for the 4.7 million electricity customers that are unmetered in the country beginning from August 1, 2019.
17 Apr 2019
With about 4.7 million unmetered consumers projected to double in a couple of years, stakeholders in the energy sector have aligned with the federal government’s Meter Asset Provider (MAP) regulations to close the metering gap and its attendant challenges in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry. The Managing Director, Mojec International Limited, Chantelle Abdul, explained…