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ECN Inaugurates Merit and Long Service Award Committee

Further to its resolve to drive the welfare of its staff deeper, the Energy Commission of Nigeria inaugurated a Committee on Staff Merit and Long Service Award on Tuesday, 24th March 2020. Charging the Committee members, the Director General/CEO Professor Eli Jidere Bala asked them to come up with . . .  Read More


Benue State Seeks Collaboration with ECN

The Benue State government has expressed its desire to collaborate with the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) for the enhancement of energy access in the state. To this end, the Honourable Commissioner for Energy, Science and Technology, Dr. Godwin E. Oyiwona in company of some staff of the Ministry paid a . . .  Read More


ECN Distributes LED Bulbs to 1,000 Households in Zamfara State

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) has distributed LED bulbs to 1,000 households in Zamfara state as part of its sensitization campaign on the need to conserve energy. A Principal Scientific Officer in the Commission, Mr. Tijjani Ahmad told Caliphate . . .  Read More


Next Level Peace Ambassadors Visits ECN

The Next Level Peace Ambassadors paid a courtesy visit to the Commission on Thursday, 19th December, 2019. They were received by the Director General/CEO, Professor Eli Jidere Bala in company of some . . .   Read More


Sir Ahmadu Bello Youth Council of Nigeria (ABYCN) Conferred its National Honour on the DG/CEO, ECN

The Sir Ahmadu Bello Youth Council of Nigeria (ABYCN) on Thursday 19th December 2019 conferred its national honour on the Director General/CEO, Energy Commission of Nigeria, (ECN) Professor Eli Jidere Bala, as an Icon of Humanitarian Service and Societal Development . . .   Read More


The Management of the Energy Commission of Nigeria Visits Hon. Minister of State for Petroleum Resources

The Management of the Energy Commission of Nigeria, led by the Director General/CEO, Prof. Eli Jidere Bala, paid a courtesy visit to The Hon. Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, His Excellency, Hon. Timipre Sylva, on Monday 9th December 2019, at . . .   Read More


UNEP-ECN Collaboration on Promoting Clean Captive Installations for Industrial Clients in Sub-Sahara Africa

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), in partnership with its collaborating centre at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management (FS), is implementing “Clean Captive Installations for Industrial Clients in Sub-Sahara Africa (CICSA)” in four African countries: Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa as . . .   Read More


Mr. President Approves DG, ECN As Focal Point On Africa Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI)

The President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, has approved the designation of the Director General and Chief Executive Officer of the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN), Professor Eli Jidere, as Nigeria’s focal point on. . .   Read More


EE-SUTs and Country Energy Account: UNECA & NBS Visits ECN For Collaboration

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), paid a visit to the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) on 10th July 2019. The team, as explained by . . .   Read More


ICPC Inaugurates ECN Anti-Corruption And Transparency Unit (ACTU)

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has inaugurated the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) chapter of the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU). The inauguration was done 30th July 2019 at the ECN Conference Room, Abuja. . . .   Read More


UK 2050 Calculator Team Visits Energy Commission

A team of experts in energy/emission modeling, known as UK 2050 Calculator paid a courtesy visit to the Energy Commission on 24th May 2019. The Team consisted of Dr. Jeremy Wood as the Head, Dr. Onesmus Nwabonje, Dr Gbemi Oluleye all from Imperial College London and Ms. Sandy Domangue of British High Commission, Abuja . . .   Read More


Upcoming Events


Postponement of the National Energy Summit 2020

This is to regrettably inform you that the National Energy Summit 2020 scheduled to hold from 19th -20th March 2020 at The Wells Carlton Hotel & Apartments, Asokoro, Abuja, has been postponed until a later date. The postponement is due to the growing concerns about the spread of Coronavirus worldwide, which has resulted in international flight cancellations and its consequential effects on our international collaborators and participants. A new date would be . . .  Read More

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List of Successful Companies Shortlisted for the Award of Contract for 2019 Capital Projects

The underlisted successful companies are required to come to the Procurement Office of the Energy Commission of Nigeria Headquarters, at the ground floor with the original copy of their . . .   Read More


Invitation to Attend the Financial Bid Opening of 2019 Capital Projects - Works

With reference to our Advertisement in the Triumph, the Nation Newspapers as well as in the Federal Tender Journal, of Monday, 26th August, 2019 for technical and Financial Bids of the various projects of . . . .  Read More


Invitation to Attend the Financial Bid Opening of 2019 Consultancy Capital Projects

With reference to our Advertisement in the Triumph, the Nation Newspapers as well as in the Federal Tender Journal, of Monday, 26th August, 2019 for the Expression of Interest (EoI) and Request for Proposals (RFP) of the Consultancy Services for . . . .   Read More


Call for Applications: Inaugural IRENA Youth Forum – January 2020


Change Of Date: An Addendum To 2019 Capital Projects: Invitation To Tender/ Expression Of Interest

Further to our earlier advertisement placed on the Federal Tender Journal and The Nation Newspaper of Monday, August 26, 2019, and Triumph Newspaper of Friday, August 30, 2019, inviting interested. . . .   Read More


2019 Capital Projects: Invitation To Tender/ Expression Of Interest

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) is the Government organ with the statutory mandate for the Strategic planning and co-ordination of National Policies in the field of Energy in all its ramifications, and to ensure adequate, reliable, cost-effective and sustainable energy supply for nation’s economic and socio-political development. In compliance with the Public Procurement Act 2007, the Commission wishes to undertake the procurement of works/services under the 2019 capital projects. . . .   Read More


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