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Power Nigeria confab holds in Lagos, 3rd November 2015

Power Nigeria confab holds in Lagos, 3rd November 2015

STAKEHOLDERS in the power sector are set to gather at the forthcoming Power Nigeria conference slated for November 3-5, 2015 at the Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos. According to the organisers, the fourth edition of the conference and exhibition has already recorded 14 per cent increase in both exhibitor numbers and floor space, as conglomerates

Weighty crises crushing N1trn NIPPs as 4,800mw power hangs

Former Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo in May 2015 during an exit dinner said, ‘There is power, power everywhere but none to supply for Nigerians’. These strong words best describe the heavy weight crises that have befallen operations of the 10 National Integrated Power Projects (NIPPs) which should have been contributing 4,800 megawatts (mw)

Nigeria to reach 6,000 megawatts by March 2016 – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said the Federal Government had plans to distribute 6,000 megawatts of electricity in the country by the first quarter of 2016. According to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Vice President, Laolu Akande, Mr. Osinbajo stated this at Kaleta in the Republic


NERC Urges FG to Review Gas Deals

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission NERC has charged the in-coming Government of General Muhammad Buhari (rtd) to review and separate the supply of gas to power generation plants from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC. It insisted that for electricity supply to stabilised and distributed judiciously across the country, the incoming Government needs to do


Jonathan to Commission New NIPPs, Power Hits 5,500 MW

President Goodluck Jonathan is set to commission new power facilities across the country under the National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP). This was disclosed by the Minister of Power, Prof Chinedu Nebo and the Benue State Governor, Gabriel Suswam who briefed State House Correspondents at the end of the last meeting of the Board of Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC) Ltd.


WorldStage National Electricity Power Conference 2014 to Address Post-Privatization Challenges

With about 30 million households in Nigeria still without access to electricity at the dawn of a new era in Nigeria’s liberalized electricity power sector, the 4th WorldStage National Electricity Power Conference 2014 is sets to address the challenges of post-privatization. According to the organizers, the conference, which will hold at the Lagoon Restaurant, Ozumba


Uquo JV to Supply Gas to Calabar NIPP, Ibom Power Station

The N90 billion Uquo Gas Gathering facility inaugurated Thursday by President Goodluck Jonathan in Esiet-Eket Local Government Area  of Akwa Ibom State, is set to supply 131 million standard cubic feet per day, mmscfd, of gas to the Calabar National Independent Power Plant, NIPP, and the Ibom Power Station station, beginning from the fourth quarter of 2014.

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