August 2015

NERC Orders TCN to compensate Discos for Failed System Allocation

Posted: August 11, 2015 at 10:57 pm   /   Discos, Government, NERC, Regulation, TCN

It seems the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) is beginning to get its acts together as it has directed that electricity distribution companies (Discos) must be compensated by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) if it fails to allocate to them their due load as a result of transmission inefficiencies. This new order along with […]

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NERC & SON Sign MoU to Preserve Standards in the Power Industry

Posted: August 11, 2015 at 10:29 pm   /   Government, NERC, Regulation

In their quest to ensure adherence to safety and reliability standards in the consumption, distribution, transmission and generation of electricity and allied services, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) and Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding. The Chief Executive Officers of the two Federal Government regulatory agencies signed on […]

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President BUHARI Tasks the Power Sector to Ensure Regular Electricity Supply

Posted: August 2, 2015 at 10:55 pm   /   Government, Ministry of Power

BY Chijioke Igolo President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Ministry of Power and the various agencies created out of the unbundled and privatised Power Holding Company of Nigeria to ensure that electricity was available 24/7 in the country. According to the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Power, Ambassador Godknows Igali, who spoke on the […]

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