Tags : Gencos

DisCos’ Capacity Rises By 19% In Nine Years

A breakdown of the statistics sourced from the joint body of generating companies has disclosed that the capacity of the 11 electricity distribution companies to absorb more power generated grew by almost 19 percent since the sector was privatized nearly nine years ago. The DisCos have consistently blamed their inability to absorb the whole of […]Read More

In Nine Months, Gencos Record N304bn Payment Shortfall

Between January and September 2021, the Federal Government has said that power generation companies were paid a total of N311.1bn after providing an invoice of N614.6bn for electricity supplied. However, the government had to augment the payment to the Gencos with a total of N129.83bn Payment Assurance.  This was between January and June last year. […]Read More

Gencos Lose N1.66tn In Seven Years

Nigeria’s power generation companies have suffered a loss of N1.66 trillion in seven years as a result of non-payment for deemed capacity. The Executive Secretary, Association of Power Generation Companies, the umbrella body for the Gencos, Dr Joy Ogaji, disclosed this at a stakeholders’ meeting on the Regulators Monitoring Programme on electricity organised by the […]Read More