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Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission

4 days ago
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.
18 Nov
The Federal Government through the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), may this week renew the licence of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET), an intervention agency...
13 Nov
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) yesterday increased the price of electricity metres in the country by almost 100 per cent.
10 Sep
The Federal Government has supported the supply of electricity in the country with about N1.3 trillion as the Distribution Companies remitted N26.8 billion in June this year.
29 Apr
Stakeholders in the electricity sector, yesterday, said the Federal Government’s intervention in the power sector, especially efforts being made to address challenges...
26 Apr
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) says it is concluding the Extraordinary Tariff Review process for the 11 Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos).
19 Mar
Prepaid electricity consumers have decried increase in tariff endorsed by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).
21 Feb
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) says it will commence enforcement of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission
7 Jan
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said the new electricity tariff increase will not affect low-income areas with lesser energy supply.
2 Nov 2020
At a peak of 5,459.50 megawatts, Nigeria’s power sector still wobbles with low transmission capacity seven years after privatisation. This is despite the $1.6 billion invested through the World Bank...
30 Oct 2020
Despite the Federal Government’s directive on nationwide mass-metering for electricity consumers, over six million users in Nigeria are still on estimated billing. The huge metering gap remains a key challenge in the industry, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), said in its’ first quarter (Q1) 2020 Operational Report on the country’s power sector. The NERC…
30 Oct 2020
Electricity consumers and human rights groups in Akwa Ibom State, have accused the Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company (PHEDC) of poor power supply, which does not speak well of the good consumer relationships. One of the groups, Human Rights Communities, indicted the PHEDC of consistently failing to justify the high electricity tariff it bills its…


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