July 2017
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MD of Power Firm Makes Compelling Case for Increase in Electricity Tariff

Posted: July 18, 2017 at 6:15 am   /   Discos, Gencos, Government, NDPHC

The Managing Director of the major power infrastructure company, Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), Joseph Chiedu Ugbo says the call for increased electricity tariff is necessary for generating companies (GenCos) and other service providers to meet their business cost and for the stability of the industry. Ugbo made his call in support of the […]

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Get Disco’s Approval Before Buying Transformers- NERC

Posted: July 13, 2017 at 8:00 pm   /   Discos, Government, NERC, Regulation

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has advised electricity customers against buying and installing transformers or embarking on line network extension without the approval of the power distribution company, Disco, that supervises their immediate community. Speaking at a stakeholders’ forum in Lagos, the Head, Consumer Affairs Division, NERC, Mr Hardley Jack said it was wrong […]

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Court Humbles Enugu Disco, Sends 2 Managers to Jail

Posted: July 13, 2017 at 7:31 pm   /   Discos, Enugu

Staff of electricity distribution companies who have always acted with pride and impunity have a second thought coming as an Anambra State High Court, sitting in Onitsha, on Tuesday jailed the Distribution Manager and Marketing Manager of the Enugu Electricity Distribution Company, Onitsha District for three months for contempt. The two managers taken before the […]

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