The federal government has affirmed that it is set to support the present power supply level in the nation by at least 700 megawatts that will be added to the national power network. add 700 megawatts to the present level
This was affirmed by the priest of force, works and lodging Babatunde Raji Fashola in an announcement issued by Etore Thomas, the representative executive, press in the power service.
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Fashola said the extra megawatts would originate from the Zungeru Hydro control plant which is right now under development in Niger state.
It is an awesome and doable accomplishment that would support the arrangement of power supply across the country.
It is a hint of something to look forward to for the achievement of the present organization’s pushed of giving incremental, economical and continuous power supply which Nigerians are longing for.
The announcement additionally uncovered that Niger state is likewise playing host to three other power plants that will similarly add enormous wattage to the national power matrix.
“Niger State is Housing yet another power venture of 700MW; aside from the three other power extends as of now sited in the state, in particular, Jebba, Kainji and Shiroro,” NAN cited Niger state senator Abubakar Bello, who was spoken to by the state official for works and transport Abdulmalik Cheche, as saying.
Fashola was spoken to by the executive of vitality assets in the power service Emmanuel Ajayi.
Review that just as of late the power supply in the nation dropped definitely after the nation’s greatest power plant Egbin dropped to a low level.