How we lost N1.2tr in five years, by GenCos
Nigeria’s power generation companies (GenCos) in the past five years lost a whopping N1.2 trillion to poor capacity utilisation and the country’s inability to transport over 21,184.62 megawatts of electricity to end users.
National Assembly mulls laws on development of grids
The National Assembly (NASS), has disclosed that it is working towards making laws that will aid the development of main and mini-grids to boost electricity supply in the country.
Enugu electric’s digital migration: Sour New Year ‘gift’ unsettles Southeast consumers
Clutching his prepaid smart card, Onuoha Ikenna walked briskly into the Agbani Road service station of the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) on January 2 to recharge for him to enjoy...
Another looming hike in electricity tariff?
A reported imminent hike in electricity tariff against widespread resentment by Nigerians smacks of gross insensitivity on the part of government to appreciate the high level...
Financial liquidity, governance, others may worsen electricity supply in 2020
There are indications that the challenges facing electricity supply in Nigeria might persist through this year, as stakeholders were cynical about projected improvement, stressing that the current situation might not offer any relief, especially in terms of liquidity and governance crisis.
Why Nigerians may resist proposed hike in electricity tariff
Many Nigerians were taken aback by the recent announcement by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) that electricity consumers would pay more tariff from April this year.
Electricity Tariff: minor review order has no immediate impact on consumers - NERC
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), says the minor review order released by the Commission on January 3 has no immediate impact on end-user tariffs.
New regulation for estimated billing ready next month
A new regulation to enforce metering for electricity consumers will be ready next month, according to the Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), Prof. James Momoh
PDP, others kick as NERC denies increasing electricity tariff
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other stakeholders have rejected the alleged rise in electricity tariff, even as the regulatory agency denied approving any increase.