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Nigeria: Why TCN Is Contesting NERC's N48 Million Fine

[This Day] Abuja -The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has explained why it would contest a N47.6 million regulatory fine imposed on it by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission in December 2016 for failing to submit its annual audit report on time.

Nigeria: Transmission Firm Decries Poor Funding of Power Sector

[Guardian] Abuja -Amid the persistent outage nationwide, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has indentified inadequate funding as one of the major challenges militating against prompt transmission of power across the federation.

Nigeria: DISCOs Illegally Retain Electricity Market Funds, NERC Insists

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has said that the revenues being withheld by most of the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) are more than the limit approved for them.

Investing in the Power Sector despite High Uncertainty in Afghanistan


Increasing access to energy services is key to Afghanistan’s efforts to boost economic growth and increase energy security.

Pumped-Storage Hydropower Shows Promise for Boosting Energy Storage

America’s power grid is a complex network of power plants and transformers connected by more than 450,000 miles of transmission lines. As a major clean energy contributor, U.S. hydropower plays an important role today for both electricity generation and energy storage.

Infrastructure to Transmit Wind Power Reportedly On Trump’s Priority List

A long planned high voltage, direct current transmission line to move wind energy from western Oklahoma to the southeast U.S.

Nigeria: Ibadan Disco Blames Tcn for Poor Power Supply in Abeokuta, Others

[This Day] The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) has blamed the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) for the poor electricity supply to Sagamu, Ota, Papalanto, Abeokuta, Ibadan North, Iseyin and other economically viable areas under the company's network.

Nigeria: Benin DISCO Restates Commitment to Improved Service Delivery

[This Day] The Chairman of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), Mr. Victor Gbolade Osibodu has restated the commitment of the company to improved service delivery to its esteemed customers.

Germany: New rules on energy from Jan-1-2017

The following new rules on energy apply in Germany starting from 1 January 2017 and onwards:


Nigeria: Power Generation Drops

[Premium Times] The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN said the nation's power generation capacity dropped from 3,959 megawatts on January 4 to 2,662 megawatts on January 22.


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