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James Momoh: NERC working on alternative energy sources

The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission, says it is working on alternative energy sources to boost power supply in the country.
Babatunde Fashola- Minister Works, Power and Housing

Electricity: Customer eligibility policy yielding results – minister

The Customer Eligibility Policy of the Federal Government has started yielding result, with five industrial customers presently buying electricity directly from Generation Companies.

Prepaid Meters: Electricity workers flay DISCOs

The Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEAC) has lent its voice to the calls on electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) in the country to provide consumers with prepaid meters.

Shell to provide additional 624MW to national grid

Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) on Tuesday announced its readiness to deliver additional 624MW to the national grid to boost electricity supply nationwide.

NERC discards method for calculating electricity tariff

The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has discarded the multi-year tariff order (MYTO) to cross check whether consumers are being cheated with the computation.

PTDF hosts training of govt agencies on OPEC data management

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) said it has completed arrangements to conduct a two-day training for officials in relevant agencies under the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources, and other key ministries, departments and agencies (MDA’s) on the completion of OPEC Annual Questionnaire for member countries.

New regulation threatens N466 billion power sector loans

The nation’s banks could lose over N466 billion exposures to the power sector due to new policy by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).

Energy thieves will be prosecuted – Babatunde Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola on Friday said some influential people in the country were not paying for power, adding that plans were on to prosecute them and drag them into the energy payment net.

Ishiagu community petitions NERC over power outage

The Ishiagu community in Ivo Local Government area of Ebonyi has decried the continued power outage in the area.

Disconnect customers who reject prepaid meters – NERC tells DISCOs

The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has given electricity distribution companies the permission to disconnect customers who refused to be metered, according to the Jos Electricity Distribution Company (JEDC).

Power company begins load shedding in Umuahia

He said that the company was allotted only nine per cent of the total energy generated at the national level; “so, our option is to resort to load shedding’’.

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