December 2018

NERC 2nd Quarter Report: Total System Collapses Down, Illiquidity Persists, Accidents Up

Posted: December 26, 2018 at 6:56 am   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NERC, Regulation

By Innocent Okoye The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, which is charged with the monitoring and regulating the operational and commercial performances of the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI) has reported in its 2018 2nd Quarter report stated that the total electricity generated in the second quarter (Q2) of 2018 was 8,350, 174MWH, which is […]

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Borno residents protest 24-hour power supply, desire 12hrs supply

Posted: December 20, 2018 at 8:02 am   /   Discos, Government, Ministry of Power

Nigeria is indeed a funny country. While some companies like TCN, Federal Government are working hard to provide 24-hour power supply for the people, some are protesting against it. Can you believe that residents of Maiduguri, Borno State capital, have complained of the 24-hour electricity supply provided by Yola Electricity Distribution Company (YEDC). Speaking to […]

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Transmission wheeling capacity now 8100MW- TCN MD

Posted: December 11, 2018 at 9:43 am   /   Government, Photo, TCN

By Innocent Okoye The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) at the weekend disclosed that it had attained 8100MW wheeling capacity in her quest to ensure that all generated power is wheeled to distribution load centers nationwide. The MD/CEO, TCN, UG Mohammed who made the disclosure at a dinner with pressmen in Abuja also stated that […]

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Abuja DisCo says customers get 18hrs power supply daily

Posted: December 8, 2018 at 2:01 pm   /   Abuja, Discos

The management of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, has said electricity consumers in Abuja and other ares under its franchise enjoy an average of 18 hours power supply daily. The management made the disclosure when the Senate Committee on Privatization paid them an over-sighting visit. The DisCo said it has also invested N19 billion as […]

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