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Nigeria’s National Mass Metering Programme to commence next phase

In a move to reduce estimated billing by Discos, the Federal Government of Nigeria is providing up to four million meters to Nigerians in the second phase of its National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP).

Nigeria approves funding for four power projects to the tune of $2.6m

Nigeria's Minster of Power, Saleh Mamman, announced federal government's approval of the interim report on GHG emission reduction and four power projects including the supply and installation of motorised portable hydraulic compressors for TCN.
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Nuclear energy at the centre of Russia-Nigeria cooperation

The Russian Federation has begun deliberations with the Nigerian Atomic Energy Commission (NAEC) to discuss their collaboration in the area of peaceful use of nuclear power.
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Nigeria: The 100,000MW power sector plan

The special advisor to President Muhammadu Buhari, Ahmad Zakari, unpacked the work underway in Nigeria's generation, transmission, distribution and metering sectors, noting "there is a plan to invest in SCADA".
meter rollout

Nigerian government at 85% of its 1 million meter rollout plan

Nigeria’s Federal Government has taken delivery of 656,752 prepaid meters as part of the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP).

Nigeria federal government rejects World Bank power sector report

Nigeria’s federal government has rejected a report by the World Bank on the current state of its power sector.
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Nigeria Federal Government calls for more private sector partnerships

The federal government has called for more private sector partnerships to increase renewable energy access in Nigeria in what they believe will assist in cutting energy bills.
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Nigerian gov continues to battle tariff structure with solar IPPs

The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) and the Federal Ministry of Power have still not reached an agreement with the 14 solar independent power producers (IPPs) regarding the tariff structure. According to THISDAY, the...