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By naec
In Power
Feb 13th, 2018
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The Federal Government says it is boosting electricity supply across 15 areas in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) with the installation of two transformers of 200MVA transmission capacity at Katampe and Apo areas of Abuja. The Minister of State II, Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Hassan S...
By naec
In Power
Feb 13th, 2018
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The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has gotten a substantive managing director 18 months after the exit of expatriate management contractor, Manitoba Hydro International Nigeria Limited, the Daily Trust reports. The former Interim Managing Director (IMD), Mr Usman Gur Mohammed served for one ye...
By naec
In Oil and Gas
Feb 13th, 2018
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The Federal Government recently launched a 20-year master plan of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), outlining steps to reaching a 35,000 megawatt (MW) electricity wheeling capacity in 20 years. This piece looks at the plan to see if it could be the magic wand to satisfy the yearning of Niger...
By naec
In Power
Feb 12th, 2018
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The gas-fired and hydropower Generation Companies (GenCos) have called on the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) to improve the transmission networks to save their generating machines from recurring frequency oscillations. Its umbrella body, Association of Power Generation Companies (APGC), told D...
By naec
In Oil and Gas
Feb 12th, 2018
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Newly trained Dangote Refinery graduate engineers have promised an end to the ongoing fuel scarcity in the country when  the Refinery takes off. The engineers just returned from a training programme at Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. in India, the company said today.  The engineers have promised to...
By naec
In Oil and Gas
Feb 8th, 2018
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Insufficient supply of premium motor spirit (PMS) otherwise called petrol has continued to compel many fuel stations in different part of the country to ration the product causing queue of vehicles at retail stations to soar. A record of daily PMS truck out to Abuja and environs since January 1, 2017...
By naec
In Oil and Gas
Feb 8th, 2018
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New deepwater projects must set new records beyond in-country integration of the Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels, the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) Executive Secretary (ES), Simbi Wabote, has said. He spoke at the reception for the Total Upstrea...
By naec
In Power
Feb 8th, 2018
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As part of its technical assistance to some electricity distribution companies (DisCos), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), through its technical partners, Tetra Tech, has supplied some equipment to Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) to boost its logistic and te...
By naec
In Power
Feb 8th, 2018
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Meter Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MMAN) has advised the Federal Government to put in place a conducive environment for the growth of the sub-sector, its Executive Secretary, Mr Muhideen Ibrahim, has said. Ibrahim said the sector was battling  obsolete equipment, adding that many customers s...
By naec
In Oil and Gas
Feb 8th, 2018
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The Federal Government’s inability to improve fuel supply is caused by  the dysfunctional state of the refineries, failure to pay marketers their over N800 billion subsidy debts and poor maintenance of the majority of the 22 depots owned by the  Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), The Nat...