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BEDC Promises to Improve on Services

BEDC Promises to Improve on Services

In line with statutory regulatory requirements, the Benin Electricity Distribution Plc. (BEDC), has become the first electricity distribution company (DISCO) in Nigeria, to open up its operations to public scrutiny, as it held a combined 2013, 2014 and 2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Benin. BEDC Chairman, Victor Gbolade Osibodu, used the occasion to reassure

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NERC Deadline: Local Meter Manufacturers Seek FOREX Window

The liquidity crises in the power sector is seen as a major barrier in meeting the new deadline issued by the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, to power Distribution Companies, writes CHIKA IZUORA. The latest deadline by the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), to electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) to issue meters to power consumers across

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NERC Indicts Ibadan DisCo Over Electrocution of Man in Kwara

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission has indicted Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company for allegedly violating installation guidelines, health and safety regulations that resulted in the electrocution of a man on October 3, 2016 in Ilorin, Kwara State. A statement by Dr. Usman Abba Arabi, Head, Public Affairs Department of NERC in Abuja, on Wednesday said that


NERC Ranks Enugu DisCo Second on Performance

THE Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, has ranked Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) second, out of the eleven distribution companies, DisCos, in the country on its performance metrics for third quarter 2016, Q3’16. The company came first on the Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency, NEMSA, Safety ranking for November and December 2016. This was made


Experts Urge Buhari to Address Appointments in Critical Agencies in Power Sector

Challenges facing the power sector may remain unresolved in 2017 unless President Muhammadu Buhari urgently address the lingering issues surrounding the appointment of a new chairman and commissioners for Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), power sector industry watchers say. They say government also needs to approve the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading plc (NBET) Bond Issue

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State of Affairs of the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry – Abridged Second Quarter 2016

This publication is an abridged report for the second quarter of 2016. The Commission considered certain indicators which are key for the current stage of the market (Transitional Electricity Market-TEM), which is governed by contracts and contract enforcements. These indicators are used to evaluate the DISCOs, TCN, and GENCOs performances. Source: NERC Click ‘Download’ above

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Improving Market Efficiency: Low-income consumers and the power sector reforms (2015)

NIAF provided support to NERC to find out who the poor consumers of electricity are, what challenges they face, how much they pay for electricity and their willingness to pay for improved service.  By developing a low-income survey model for monitoring the market from a demand perspective, baseline information required by NERC to fulfil the

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