The major activities carried out at the ECN are:
- National Energy Databank
- The Nigerian Energy Profile
- Support for expert missions and IAEA matters in Nigeria
- Coordinating International Nuclear Information System (INIS) activities in Nigeria.
- Coordination of training, fellowship and vacancy applications.
- UNESCO solar energy programme
- Appraisal of existing contact and assessment of data collected from source organisation.
- The Nigerian Energy Statistics Document
- The Nigerian Energy Bulletin (NEB)
- The Nigeria Energy Scene (NES)
- Collaboration with the Federal Office of Statistics
- Energy Information Dissemination
- Survey of Energy Utilization in Manufacturing Industry.
- Survey of Energy Utilization in the Informal Sector
- Survey of Energy Utilization in the entire Formal Sector
- Library services
- Workshops and Conferences
- Installation of V-SAT and provision of Internet connectivity
- Provision of e-mail and Internet Facilities at the Headquarters andÂ Centres.