Q1 2020 Power Supply Performance: More Power from GenCos, less Revenue Returns from DisCos

Posted: August 1, 2020 at 5:35 pm   /   Discos, Gen. Biz, Government, Ministry of Power, NBET, NDPHC, NERC

The nation is experiencing inverse performances in the power supply sector according to the data published by the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trader, NBET, on its website. While the power generating companies, GenCos, are producing more power and TCN is wheeling all these to the distribution companies, DisCos, the DisCos are returning less and less into […]

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Why 10 NIPP Projects Were Inconclusive- Olotu, Former Power Boss

Posted: February 19, 2018 at 12:47 pm   /   Government, NDPHC

By Dele Ogbodo The former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC), Mr. James Olotu, has attributed the inconclusiveness of the 10 NIPP projects to the sudden rise in foreign exchange against the local currency and insecurity which was pervasive across the country then. Olotu, who spoke over the week end in […]

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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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NDPHC Cancels Rockson Engineering’s Transmission Project Contract

Posted: June 18, 2017 at 6:40 am   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NDPHC, TCN

A new positive business orientation seems to be taking roots in the power sector as NDPHC has bared its fangs by descending on one of its major EPC contractors, Rockson Engineering for failing to deliver critical transmission project on schedule. The Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) Limited has stripped Rockson Engineering of the contract […]

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Solar Firm, Azuri Technologies, Appoints GM for Nigeria and Ghana

Posted: April 29, 2017 at 5:26 pm   /   Government, NDPHC

In order to solidify its presence in Nigeria and Ghana, Azuri Technologies, an off-grid solar company, has appointed Vera Nwanze as its new general manager to oversee business activities in these two countries. Azuri Technologies in partnership with the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) recently launched its pay-as-you-go (PAYG) off-grid solar power solutions for […]

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FG Revives Sale of 10 NIPP plants in New Economic Plan

Posted: April 15, 2017 at 5:00 pm   /   Gen. Biz, Government, Ministry of Power, NDPHC

It is indeed good news for proponents of public sector privatization as the Federal Government has announced that it would conclude the sale of 10 brand new electricity generation plants built under the National Integrated Power Projects (NIPPs) by the Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited (NDPHC) in line with its recently launched Economic Recovery […]

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NDPHC to Provide Solar Power to 20,000 Rural Homes & 1,073 Boreholes

Posted: February 12, 2017 at 5:49 pm   /   Government, NDPHC

The Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) has commenced providing Solar power solutions for 20,000 homes in several rural communities in the Northern part of the country. The project is also to provide solar power for 1,073 boreholes across same communities. At the launch of SHS Project in Wuna, Abuja, where the first phase of […]

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Launch of the Presidential Initiative for Solar Home Systems

Posted: January 29, 2017 at 6:35 pm   /   NDPHC, Upcoming Events

The Office of the Vice President in conjunction with the management of Niger Delta Power Holding Company, NDPHC, would be commissioning the Presidential Initiative for Solar Home Systems in Gwagwalada, Abuja, FCT Date: January 31 2017 Time : 930 am Venue: Wuna Village GwaGwalada

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CBN to Resolve N27bn Debt to NIPP

Posted: July 26, 2015 at 1:58 pm   /   Gen. Biz, Government, NDPHC, NERC, Regulation, TCN

The Niger Delta Power Holding Company of Nigeria, NDPHC, managers of the National Integrated Power Projects, NIPP, owed N57bn for electricity produced and supplied into the national grid are on the way to get paid the portion of the debt incurred post privatization of the national power assets in November 2013, which stands at N27bn. […]

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NDPHC to rescue over 800mw stranded electricity

Posted: June 10, 2015 at 10:52 am   /   Government, Ministry of Power, NDPHC

Imagine what additional 800megawatts of electricity would do for Nigerians. That is the amount of electricity produced and yet unable to get to Nigerians as a result of lack of transmission infrastructure. The good news however is that the management of the NDPHC has assured that it would do all that is possible to resolve […]

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